Port Kembla ship fire: Blaze on the Iron Chieftain 'totally extinguished'

Brendan Crabb
By Brendan Crabb
Updated June 24 2018 - 7:02am, first published 5:07am
HARD TO GET AT: Firefighters train hoses on a conveyor belt attached to the Iron Chieftain, in the early stages of the firefighting effort last week. Picture: Supplied

After nearly a week, a problematic blaze aboard the Iron Chieftain bulk carrier at Port Kembla has been totally extinguished. 

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Brendan Crabb

Brendan Crabb

Illawarra/South Coast property reporter

I'm a member of ACM's national property team, covering the Illawarra and South Coast. Based in Albion Park, NSW, I write about exciting, interesting or just downright quirky properties that have been listed for sale, major sales, market trends, auctions and more. One of my favourite aspects of being a journalist is I believe everyone has a story to tell. What's yours?

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