Boat off north-west Australia called NZ twice for help

00:00 Jun 23 2014 Indian Ocean

A boat in waters off the north-west coast of Australia sent two emergency calls after getting into difficulty while travelling to New Zealand. AMSA refused to release any details about the boat.

(From the 'Operation Sovereign Borders timeline' database, reported by the Guardian Australia. Location is only approximate.)
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Location of incident (if 'Other', please include in description): At sea
Number of people affected: 1
Following return from: N/A

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