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(generated from captions) technology to detect illicit nuclear material, we can share

that. And we can generally

share our technology and

ability to manage even a small scale facility like Lucas

Heights. On Huawei the op

zition has delivered a zition has delivered a chorus

of outrage on this. Is the

information you're getting from

ASIO any suggestion that this

suggestion could be under

reviewed at later time? I don't talk about intelligence

matters. The NBN is a peets of matters. The NBN is a peets

critical infrastructure, it's

the future of our nation's tele

communications and you would

expect that as a government we

would make the appropriate decisions to protect that

critical infrastructure and we have. Prime Minister you said yesterday that Labor's fate in

Queensland had been known for

some time how is that different to your fate given today's

opinion polls? What I said

yesterday about Queensland is

this is a very difficult defeat

for Labor, a very severe defeat

for Labor and that means that

as a Labor Party as a Labor Party in Queensland

and more generally we need to

listen but my job is to both

listen and lead and that's what

Minister. So I will be doing as Prime

Minister. So I will be continuing to important policies that will continuing to deliver the

make a difference for the

future of Queensland and the

future of our country. Now I understand that they are complicated policies and that they

they are not the kind of thing that is in instantaneously

minister of the nation to popular. You become prime

the decisions that are right minister of the nation to make

for the nation's future. for the nation's future. We've

done that, to seize a done that, to seize a clean

energy future. OK, we might

stick with that for a moment

and see if that line comes

back. It's obviously frozen

there for the there for the moment. Frozen

reporters and the Prime like it sounds like the

Minister might be there in

South Korea at the moment and

she did indicate it was going

to be a brief press conference

so maybe that will wrap up

soon. If they do - if she does speak for much longer we'll bring you those comments later

but that was the Prime Minister

Julia Gillard live from South

Korea in Seoul saying she will

report to the nuclear security summit today there, that

Australia has fulfilled its

commitments made at the last

meeting, that was held in

Washington two years ago. Washington two years ago. One

agreeing of those commitments includes

agreeing to an International Atomic Energy Agency inspection

of the reactor in Lucas heights

happen in Sydney and that's going to

happen next year. And on the

sidelines of that summit today

she will be holding bilateral

talks with the leaders of South

Korea and Vietnam. So if - we're hearing that we're still having a few problems with that

line to South Korea. As I said, once

once we get through the Prime

Minister's - once the rest of

that media conference is sent

through to us we'll bring you through to us we'll bring

that here on ABC News 24. Now,

aid agencies in Niger are

warning of a worsening warning of a worsening food crisis after severe crop

failures across western Africa.

Niger is the 7th poorest

country in the world where more

than more than 1 in 5 children

die before the age of 5 and as

the Sal desert spreads further

south people are increasingly

worried about the worried about the future. We

need an armed escort to venture

into the baron fringes of the Sahara. Islamist militants Sahara. Islamist militants are

a growing threat here in Niger.

So is hunger. In a tiny So is hunger. In a tiny village

50-year-old Maya pounds grain. We'll just break into that story there because we have got

that line back up to Seoul South Korea. People will that line back up to Seoul in

eventually embrace these as

good ideas? What I'm confident good ideas? What I'm confident

about with carbon pricing is

people will be able to judge through their lived experience.

So rather than worry about the

made silly claims that have been

made by the Opposition, rather

than worrying about occasional shock, horror than worrying about the

headline s about what carbon

price willing be mean, they will be able to judge by lived

experience, tax cuts, family

payments increases, they will

be able to see what it's meant

as the character p

price works in the economy and

business reduces the amount of

carbon pollution they Jen rate

and we will see it as increasingly we move to and renewable sources of increasingly we move to cleaner

energy. What's likely to be the result today, I'm talking about the nuclear summit? The the nuclear summit? The result

today is we will be working our

way through to a statement coming out of the summit which

has been made but what will identify the progress that

has been made but what else

needs to be done. Do you get a

sense that China is presenting more cooperative stance on security issues in region? Well, China security issues in the

participating in region? Well, China is

security summit here. Clearly

there have been discussions in

and around the summit about the circumstance s in North Korea

and I would reit - reiterate my calls from yesterday that while the North Korean while the North Korean regime

is a difficult regime to

influence, countries like China

need to use their efforts to

get North Korea to step back

from its so-called satellite launch. An Australian has been

tell us anything more about tell us wounded in Afghanistan, can you

that and how does that fit in

your vision for where we are in

Afghanistan? I'm not in a

position to give full details

about the incident. But an

Australian aid worker has been

injured in Afghanistan. We are

working to ensure that he receives the best of medical

care and that his family in Australia is supported at this

time. So this is incredibly bad news for

news for the family. In these incidents we always want to

work to get the full details

before we speak about them

publicly but he has been

injured, he was involved in

work outside the wire and we

will be releasing full details

when they are available. His

family has asked for privacy at

this time so we won't be this time so we won't be naming the individual involved. I'm

going to have to go so we'll go

here and here and then

run. Will you be talking about Australia's track record when

it comes to nuclear

security? I'll be talking about

our track record, I'll be

talking about the honouring of

our commitments in Washington

and I'll be looking forward to

the future.? If your meeting with President Lee today with President Lee today will

be be any more progress on the

South Korean trade deal? I'm

pleased President Lee has made some time available. When

you're hosting a summit of this dimension every minute is

precious so I'm grateful to him

for making some time available.

I will be raising our I will be raising our free

trade agreement. We are still

working hard to secure that

free trade agreement so it will not be a free trade not be a free trade agreement

signed at this summit, I signed at this summit, I am

here for another purpose but of

course I will be talking to President Lee about further

progress in those negotiations. Thanks very much. President

Obama had a moment with an open

mike phone overnight, will you be double cheging your mike. No

microphone travelling with microphone travelling with me right now. Thank you. That's Prime Minister Julia Gillard wrapping up that media conference there in Seoul, South Korea before she heads

off for the final day of talks

at that security summit. The

nuclear security summit, nuclear security summit, that

summit aimed at improving the security

security of nuclear materials

around the world so they around the world so they don't get into the hands of

terrorists and she's holding bilateral talks today with the

leaders of Vietnam and also

South Korea. Now, I'll just

mention some live events that

we've got happening today, well it's actually coverage of two

funerals that are on today. Jim

Stynes, the AFL football star, his funeral in Melbourne his funeral in Melbourne gets

under way in about an hour's

time. That's a live shot you

can see there from St Paul's

cathedral in Melbourne. There

are some street closures around

the cathedral this morning in Melbourne. St Kilda Melbourne. St Kilda Road, swanson Street have been closed

between Southbank and Lithgow

Avenue and Flinders Lane

Avenue and Flinders Lane and if you're in Melbourne and you

want to attend that funeral I

don't believe it's a case you

can get inside the cathedral

itself but they've set up a big

screen in Federation Square and

if you can't get into the

cathedral and you want to see

that funeral or be near where

it's being held you can go to

Federation Square to watch the

big screen there. So a big

moment in Melbourne for a big

man who has been a huge star in

AFL and a real champion for AFL and a real champion for the

people of Melbourne and for Victoria generally with Victoria generally with his

charity work there as well. So

that funeral due to get under

way in about an hour's time and

we will bring you that live

here on ABC News 24. Now, the

body of Tonga's King George

Tupou V is lying in state in the royal palace ahead of today's funeral. We can bring

you some live shot there's now

from Tonga. The king's casket

was carried into the royal

compound by students yesterday.

But that's a live shot you can

see now. King Tupou died in a

hospital in Hong Kong on March

18. He was aged 63. There will

be an official mourning period

in Tonga for 3 months. Our correspondent Dominique

Schwartz is actually in Schwartz is actually in Tonga.

I don't know if we can - I don't know if we can - she's

on the phone now. Dominique,

first of all explain to us

where you are. We can see a

live shot now of a long,

straight road and it appears to

be the case there are people

sitting on either side of that

road as the funeral profession will presumably make its way towards towards where the funeral will

be held. Where are be held. Where are you now? I'm

one of those hot, black dots in

a grass skirt sitting along the

side of the road, Joe. Are you

serious? I'm very, very

serious, yes, indeed. The roads

are lined several deep all the

way up to the palace and you're

right, the funeral procession

is due to get under way shortly

at around about this moment.

The members of the royal family

are due to start leaving the

palace and coming up so that

the royal cortege is due to

department from the palace any

minute now. It's due to minute now. It's due to make

its way slowly up the street to

the palace towards the burial

tomb. You will notice that

everyone pretty much is wearing

the same thing. According the same thing. According to Tongan tradition you dress Tongan tradition you dress in black, there's black, there's no flashy

jewellery, no hats are allowed,

no umbrellas if it rains and no

water, no food, this is all a

sign of humility, the sign of humility, the grass matting they basically to show

that you are dressed in the

lowest item in the household.

So again another sign of

humility before the king. And

so everyone in the media

contingent is wearing that kind

of dress as of dress as well? That's correct, just about everybody

that I've seen is wearing that

and really it's not much to do to show your respect because

the king is a very, very

important person here in Tonga.

One interesting thing, you

noted that the mourning period

was going to be 3 months.

Interestingly enough we've

heard from palace sources heard from palace sources that

the new king is likely to make

an announcement that the

official mourning period will

be cut from 3 months to just 5

days following the funeral days following the funeral and

this is a sign, people have taken, that he really does want

to get on with business and get

down to it. Tonga has many

problems in terms of its economy. It's been moving towards democracy, people

really want to see those moves

towards democracy go further

because there are still nobels

in the parliament. Lit

in the parliament. Lit be interesting to see if interesting to see if that's

confirmed but there is strong

word that the word that the mourning period

will be quite short which is

very unusual. I can just hear the tolling of the bells which

signifies that the signifies that the royal cortege is about to leave the

palace now. Dominique, is it your understanding that like

where is the funeral

where is the funeral itself

going to be held? You mentioned

that the cortege is making its

way from the palace way from the palace to the burial tomb, when and burial tomb, when and where does the funeral happen? The

funeral takes place in the funeral takes place in the

burial ground. The burial

ground is a huge ground, there are tents set up for dignitaries, for media,

schoolchildren are lining,

sitting down along the edge of

a giant tuppa. That's te - the

equivalent of Tonga's red

carpet. It's weaved mullby bark

and that leads the way to the

chamber where the king will be entombed. That's the shot we've

got now, these children sitting

on the road with that carpet or

what you described as, you said

a mull berry what, sorry? Mull berry bark, woven mullberry

bark, a very fine cloth. Presumably that's all

made from local materials? It

is. That's correct, yes, and

wheeled out at times of wheeled out at times of great royal importance such royal importance such as

this. How long is the funeral

itself expected to take? U

anywhere from 2 hours onwards

but I've seen the program and

it's full of hymns, it's full of hymns, psalm

readings and also there are a couple of Wagner pieces, Wagner

was one of king's favourite

pieces. I can tell you that

personally because my husband,

who is a singer, sang for the king in New Zealand a few

months ago and he was a Wagner aficionado. Put this in a

political perspective for us

and the legacy of King George

Tupou V and how he has Tupou V and how he has worked to transform Tonga to a democracy? Well, yes, there democracy? Well, yes, there has

been a push for democracy in

Tonga which dates Tonga which dates back probably

30 years but it's gathered more

and more momentum over the

years and after the death of the last king there were

dreadful riots in the capital.

8 people died in 2006, a lot of

businesses were destroyed.

There were a lot of reasons for

that riot but one of them was

people were fed up with the way

thing were going and they

wanted more democratic reform.

The king then basically divested the monarchy of quite

a lot of its power. The king

still retains the ability to

veto legislation but there are

now more elected members of the now more elected members of the parliament and there are still

some nobel members of the

parliament who are elected by

fellow nobels. But he took the

first step and he has been

remembered and remembered and praised by Tongans for that. Everybody

that I've spoken to has mentioned mentioned that. Their big

concern is that the new king

continues with that and doesn't

just rest there but moves

further along the path to democracy. The

democracy. The other thing is economic reform and Tonga economic reform and Tonga has

incredible economic debt so

that is the big problem. I was

walking back last night in the early hours of the morning early hours of the morning and

past a girl on the road and past a girl on the road and she said are there any jobs up

there. So people are looking

for work. And then at 2:00 in

the morning when someone sees a foreigner

foreigner they say "Any jobs

where you are" you know it's

got to be a concern for people. Dominique, it seems in

our picture that we've got up

now with the children sitting

on the road on that carpet of bark

bark it seems to be the case

that the procession has started. I don't know if you

can see down the road or

exactly where you are in relation to that relation to that but it seems

to be the case that there's a

canopy being carried by people towards us at the towards us at the moment. And

that will probably be, if it's

on a large platform and a

canopy that would be the royal

casket. Basically 1,000 people,

ex-students from King

as-College and villages from

across the island they will be

taking it in turns. 150 at a

time to carry that casket up to

the burial ground. So that is

probably what you're seeing. I

can see down the road that the

first part of the procession

slowly making its way up to the

burial ground. And how far is

that path then from where they

are now to where the burial

ground is? Is that a couple of kilometres? It's probably only

about a kilometre so not very

long at all. It's pretty much a

straight stretch of road over a

couple of intersections and up

a slight rise so it shouldn't

take too long. I think they've allowed about 30 minutes in the program for getting the procession from the palace to

the grounds. OK, Dominique Schwartz thanks for those insights into that ceremony there today and obviously there today and obviously with that procession starting there

we'll cross back to that

hopefully when the canopy hopefully when the canopy or

what's the correct description

of the - what they're carrying

the casket on? They call it the

catafalque which is an elevated

platform with some sort of shelter

shelter on the top. As that

gets closer we'll cross back there but Dominique Schwartz,

thanks so much for insights. It's been a pleasure.

Today's top stories, Prime Minister Julia Gillard has

called on China to urge its

ally North Korea to step back

from the proposed launch of a satellite using missile

technology. Ms Gillard made the

comments a short time ago as

she prepares to attend day 2 of the nuclear security summit in

Seoul. Thousands of people are

expected in Melbourne's CBD

this morning to farewell

footballing great Jim Stynes.

The State funeral will be held

at St Paul's cathedral for the

Brownlow Medallist who died of cancer last week. And final preparations are under way in

Tonga for the funeral of King

George Tupou V. Foreign dignitaries are being escorted

to the palace to pay their

respects to the late monarch

and as we just saw that funeral procession is under way right now. Checking the weather now in the capital cities: The to consider one of its

important cases in decades.

It's one that will affect the

lives of millions of Americans

and could upend the

presidential election race.

Tomorrow America's highest

court will hear arguments in a

legal bid to overturn Barack

Obama's controversial overhaul

of the US health care system.

The court is expected to deliver its deliver its verdict later this year. Passed by Congress two

years ago the health reforms

prohibit denial of coverage because of preexisting conditions and extends health

cover to millions of previously

uninsured Americans. But

opponents have long insisted

that it is government overreach and unconstitutional. We'll put

someone new into the White House. It's House. It's been two years, they

they haven't forgotten. Tea

Party activists still

the rage over what they deride as

as Obama care. This constitution constitution matters. They're demanding the repeal of Barack Obama's signature health care law aimed at extending

insurance to 30 million

Americans. Now its fate rests

on the 9 jus is of the US Supreme Court, 5 Supreme Court, 5 conservatives,

4 liberals who will decide if

it stands or falls and in a presidential election year the

stakes couldn't be higher. I'm

one of those who's inclined to

see this as a very activist

conservative court. So it

wouldn't surprise me at all if

they overturned it. The bill

is passed. The defining piece

of legislation of his presidency it features presidency it features prominently in

prominently in the latest Obama

campaign film. When my mum got

cancer she wasn't a wealthy

woman and it pretty much

drained all her resources. He

developed ovarian cancer and

never really had good,

consistent insurance. I want to

know if it's coming out of my

pay cheque, yes or no. After pay cheque, yes or no. After a

bitter political fight and

claims of creeping socialism,

the affordable care act passed

Congress two years ago without any Republican votes. In an avalanche

avalanche of legal cases avalanche of legal cases 26

States afforded all the way to

America's highest court arguing

it represents an abuse of

federal power. Opponents like

Appel yacht lawyer Alan Jaffy

argue it's un constitutional

for the government to force

Americans to Americans to buy health

insurance or face a

penalty. This forces penalty. This forces people to enter into contracts they don't

want to enter into it and violates the traditional principle of mutual ascent. The theory behind theory behind having the requirement that everyone have coverage is so you can spread

the risk so that it becomes an economically viable economically viable plan. Court

watchers say it's possible the nine

nine justices could defer the question until the penalty

comes into effect, well after

the presidential election. I very much hope they won't do

that because one way or the

other this ought to be an issue

in the election and we should either argue about the

affordable care act if it's

sustained or argue about conservative judicial activism

if it's not sustained. A senior Justice Department lawyer in the Bush Administration Stephen

Bradbury argues if one part of the health care package is

ruled unconstitutional ruled unconstitutional it

should all be thrown out. It was

was all intended to work together as a piece. If one

falls the whole statute should fall. Observers say tlas there

hasn't been anything like it

since legal challenges since

FDR's new deal. There haven't

been as many friends of the

court legal briefs filed before. America's highest court

has set aside 3 days for oral

arguments, that's more than any other case in 45 years.

Commentator EJ Dion says a

decision to overturn it

wouldn't necessarily deliver a knockout blow knockout blow to Barack Obama's

reelection chances. This would

be a defeat for President Obama

and conservatives would be able

to say see, we were right all

along, this was

unconstitutional. However it

would take away an issue from the conservatives that they

would want to fight the

election on with therefore it

could help Obama and it might allow Obama to go on the

offensive. All the Republican 2012 presidential contenders have vowed to repeal have vowed to repeal it. The President's not giving speeches

on Obama care and that's for

on Obama care and that's for a

reason. Most persons want to

get rid of it and we're among

those Americans, I want to get those Americans, I want to get

rid of it too. Let me assure you that as President of the United States we will have a

robust system that puts you in

charge of the health care

system after we repeal Obama

care. Much of the affordable

care act is yet to come care act is yet to come into

effect but the White House says

coverage has already been

extended to 2.5 million young

Americans with millions more

saving hundreds of dollars on the cost of prescription drugs. But to the dismay of

supporters like lobbyist Emily

Spietzer an opinion poll shows the majority of Americans still

oppose it. Because of all the political rhetoric a lot of political rhetoric a lot of people don't understand how it

helps them. A survey of US law

expert s has found most think

the Supreme Court will, in the

end, uphold it. I know we're

right, I know this is a

constitutional statute and I

trust and hope that the Supreme Court will do the right

thing. What do we want? Health

care. When do we want

it? Now. But like many, she's nervous. Craig McMurtrie reporting there. Let's check the

the markets now with Sue Lannin

and comments by the US Federal

Reserve chief have boosted the markets? That's right, Ben

Bernanke is one of the world's

most powerful men, when he

talks markets move. Overnight

Mr Bernanke said the central bank's policy

bank's policy of easy money is

still needed because of weak

jobs growth in the US. Now

that's really bolsters markets around the globe including

here. Now we've seen in early

trade the ASX 200 up nearly 1%.

Now in the US stocks rallied on

Mr Bernanke's comments. They indicate that interest rates

will be kept low for a long

time. We saw the Dow Jones

index gain around 1%. Hopes

that the European bail out fund could be increets - could be increets - increased

helped European markets. Hopes

of more stimulus for the US economy, of course, economy, of course, boosted

commodity prices. We saw spot

gold jump overnight and the

risk is back on for the

Australian dollar. It's jumped

above $1.05 US. Let's take a

closer look at what the US central bank chief said overnight at a overnight at a business

conference in the US. Mr Ber

nanky says the US economy needs

to grow at a faster pace to

bring down unemployment. bring down unemployment. He

indicated the Fed is in no rush to change course. Federal

Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke

says the fall in jobless

numbers was out of step with

growth in the US economy. And

that the improvements have been

something of a puzzle. something of a puzzle. The jobless rate dropped from jobless rate dropped from 9.1% to 8.3% in February with figures expected to show a

slowing of GDP growth to below

2% in the first 3 months of this year. Further significant improvements improvements in the

unemployment rate will likely

require a more rapid expansion

of production and demand from

consumers and businesses, a

process that can be supported

by continued accommodative policies. During his speech policies. During his speech to the national association for

business economics, Mr Bernanke

pointed to continued loose monetary policy settings with short-term rates currently

sitting near zero. The scoments contradict views from the financial markets that the Federal Reserve is preparing to

step away from its low interest

rate policies with investors

pricing in the chance of a rate

rise by late 2013. There are

also still questions over whether the central bank will launch another bond-buying

program with Bernanke avoiding

questions on the issue, however

the Federal Reserve has left

the door open for a further the door open for a further round of quantitative

easing. That's And the German

leader Angela Merkel has

signalled that Germany is ready

to increase the size of the

European bailout fund to tackle the region's debt crisis.

Germany has been opposed to boosting resources of the 500

billion euro permanent fund but

Mrs Merkel has indicated she's

prepared to combine the

resources of both the permanent

fund and a temporary fund fund and a temporary fund set

up to help troubled up to help troubled countries. European Union finance

ministers will discuss the

issue later in the week. Back home and Australia's home and Australia's largest

telcos say a plan to tighten

the rules surrounding mobile

phone towers could cost the industry billions of dollars a year. The Greens' leader Bob

Brown wants to give the community more say where community more say where phone towers are built towers are built but Telstra,

Optus and Vodafone have made written submissions to a Senate inquiry warning the changes will delay network upgrades.

The Federal Communications

Department says changing the rules could undermine the reliability of the network. And I have more finance news next

hour. Thank you, Sue Lannin. Now we might cross Lannin. Now we might cross back

to Tonga now, we were speaking

to our correspondent Dominique

Schwartz there in Tonga just in

the last 10 minutes or so. Some great live pictures from Tonga.

This is the funeral of King

George Tupou V. Earlier we could

could see the procession from a

distance but it appears distance but it appears that

that procession is closer to

our camera point there now in

Tonga and maybe we will shortly see the royal casket see the royal casket being

carried there. When we were speaking to Dominique earlier

she said everyone there today

is dressed very simply as a

mark of humility on this

occasion of the king's funeral.

Even members of the media were

- wow, there's a great live

shots there from Tonga, even

members of the media were wearing grass skirts and simple shirts with no jewellery in

respect to the king respect to the king whose

funeral is being held today. funeral is being held today.

His brother is taking over the position and there are hopes

there in Tonga that the brother will continue King George Tupou

V's policy of working V's policy of working towards

greater democratisation in Tonga. There are still nobels

in the Tongan parliament but

King goorch - George Tupou V

had started a process of Tonga and the people

bringing greater democracy were Tonga and the people of Tonga Tonga and the were thankful for that and you Tonga and the people of Tonga

can see that reflected in were thankful for that and you ceremony there today. can see that reflected in ceremony there today. So we will cross ceremony there will cross back there to Tonga ceremony there today. So we will

through the morning as will cross back there to Tonga through the morning through the morning as that ceremony proceeds. ceremony proceeds. They're going through the morning as that ceremony ceremony proceeds. They're

going back to the - going from the palace to going back to the - going from the palace to the royal burial tomb and the going back to the - going from the palace tomb and the funeral is going to be the palace to the royal burial tomb and to be held at that burial tomb and the funeral is going to be to be held at that burial tomb. It's expected to be held at that burial It's expected that ceremony could last to be held at that burial tomb. It's expected It's expected that ceremony could last a few hours there and

and so we'll cross live back could last a few hours there

Tonga through the and so we'll cross live and so we'll cross live back to

Tonga through the that proceeds. In Victoria,

divers have again inspected the that proceeds. In Victoria, big fishing trawler divers have again inspected big fishing near the Port near the Port Philip heads on Saturday trying near the Port Saturday trying to figure out how near the Port Philip heads on how to salvage it. Police are preparing to Saturday trying to figure out how preparing to charge the trawler's captain how to salvage it. Police are trawler's captain with a string of offences preparing to charge the of offences and he may also trawler's captain with a string of offences

having to end up paying for of offences and he may also clean up. The having to end up clean up. The incident was one of

clean up. The of 3 boating mishaps on clean up. The incident was one of 3 boating mishaps on the bay over

of 3 boating mishaps on over the past 2 days. Another of 3 boating mishaps on the bay over over the past 2 days. Another day, another over the past 2 day, another boating rescue on

Port Philip Bay. And unfortunately it's no longer an unusual sight for unfortunately it's no longer unusual sight for unusual sight for local residents. There's been about 3 residents. There's boats on that rock in the 18 months. Harry has boats on that rock in the fishing these waters for 18 months. Harry

last 35 years but had to fishing these winched to safety last 35 years but had winched to safety this morning when his boat last 35 years but had to be winched to safety when his boat ran aground on winched to safety this morning

Bird Rock Reef. The Bird Rock Bird Rock Reef. The potential for this to be a major catastrophe Bird Rock Reef. The potential for this to be a major catastrophe significant. The dramatic rescue came less than 24 hours rescue came less than 24 rescue came less than 24 hours after a into rocks off after a commercial vessel ran into rocks off Queenscliffe. That vessel into rocks off That vessel made it to shore

unlike the 'Lady remains floundering in the unlike the 'Lady Cheryl' which heads more than 2 days remains floundering in the heads more than 2 days ran aground. heads more than 2 days after it ran aground. Divers returned today ran aground. today to examine 3 large holes in the ran aground. Divers returned today in the ship's hull but today to examine 3 large holes in the ship's hull but have again been

in the ship's hull again been unable to seal again been again been unable to seal them. Environment groups again been unable to seal monitoring the

Environment groups monitoring the situation closely. Environment groups are monitoring the closely. Certainly monitoring the situation closely. next weeks we closely. Certainly closely. Certainly over the next weeks we next weeks we will be monitoring our monitoring monitoring our dolphins. I monitoring our monitoring our dolphins. I think monitoring our dolphins. I

think hopefully lit be a positive outcome. Obviously it's a very difficult

how to raise that vessel it's a very difficult how to raise that vessel and to ensure more pollution how to raise that ensure more pollution isn't added to Port how to raise that vessel and to

ensure more added to Port Philip Bay. Questions ensure more pollution isn't added to Port Bay. Questions are now building about added to Port Philip Bay. Questions are now building about about who will pay for the disaster. disaster. Police say it could be disaster. about who will pay for the

disaster. Police say it could be the captain. Between the be the captain. Between Port of Melbourne who's be the captain. Between the responsible for the clean up Port of Melbourne who's with the EPA and responsible for the clean up with the EPA and the insurance company of with the EPA company of that vessel with the EPA and the insurance company of that vessel but absolutely company of that absolutely there's potential. The company of that vessel but