Whether you've lived here your whole life or have only visited the Twin Ports for a day or so - chances are that you've stopped to watch the ore boats as they arrive and depart from the largest inland port in the nation. Now, your chance to ride on one of those boats is coming; In fact, you could spend five days on the "cruise of a lifetime"!
There will be a new Titanic to sail the ocean. Australian mining entrepreneur Clive Palmer unveiled blueprints for Titanic II, a modern replica of the sunken ocean liner, although he stopped short saying it was unsinkable. "Anything will sink if you put a huge hole in it" he said.