Wreck of Australia’s first submarine found after 103 years

The wreck of Australia's first submarine - HMAS AE1 - has been found in Papua New Guinean waters, more than a century after the vessel disappeared with...

Pride of PNG inspired by his war hero great-grandfather

Officer cadet Mark Rakatani will carry the memory of his great-grandfather and the hopes of his nation’s defence force onto the parade ground at the Australian Defence...

Legacy NT helps war widow Betty Barham visit grave of husband at Thorak Cemetery...

IT was the wish an 89-year-old wheelchair bound war widow never thought would come true – to have one last moment with her husband at his grave. Source:...

Incredible pictures reveal how heroic tribes in PNG were during World War Two

Extraordinary photographs have resurfaced which show the incredible compassion members of Papua New Guinea tribes afforded injured Australian soldiers during World War II. Tribesmen became the unexpected heroes...

Diving the Aircraft Wrecks of Papua New Guinea

The skies over New Guinea saw much fighting during World War II. Now, some of the aircraft wrecks of Papua New Guinea make for fantastic dives. World War...

Retracing footsteps of family’s heroic soldiers

"For me this is a meaningful way, on behalf of my family, to show respect for the men who fought in PNG and honour the sacrifice they...

Explorer Benedict Allen who went missing in PNG due to arrive in King’s Lynn...

An explorer who made headlines after he was reported missing in Papua New Guinea said he thought of King’s Lynn during his expedition. Benedict Allen had planned to...

The Mystery of Amelia Earhart – A Photo reveals she may have become a...

Does newly discovered photo reveal that Amelia Earhart survived crash to become Japanese prisoner? By James Rogers Published July 05, 2017 The disappearance of Amelia Earhart is one of...

Paul Allen found the first carrier the US lost in WWII

While the converted collier, USS Langley, was America’s first aircraft carrier, it wasn’t America’s first fleet carrier. That honor goes to the converted battlecruiser, USS Lexington. Under the terms laid out...

No Not The Spice Girls But The SP Girls

Isn't it a great feeling to see pics of the past.  Brings back a lot of memories don't they. Well, these aren't the Spice Girls but the SP...
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New jet aircraft for Pacific air ambulance

A New Zealand air ambulance service has completed its first medical evacuation in the Pacific with its new jet aircraft. Hawke's Bay based Skyline Aviation...