Places we visited….


Bunbury in Western Australia was a fairly regular host to Bank Line ships loading grain. As always, the local folk were extremely friendly and welcoming, making the visit a pleasure.

Welcome to the port of Bunbury | Southern Ports
  • The Port of Bunbury is located 175kms south of Perth , Western Australia and is home to over 70,000 inhabitants. The third largest city in the state, European settlement of Bunbury occurred in 1836 and the port was established shortly after, on the existing natural harbour.

The Comliebank in her early days

Accounts of life in the Bank Line in the 1950’s can be read in the book, ” Voyaging with Icons”, available on Amazon.

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