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2016 Tassie Boat and a Melbourne Storm.

On Wednesday 13rd January just after 6pm, a westerly change hit Melbourne. The Tassie Boat was hit with 100kph plus winds which broke the mooring ropes and caused a bit of drama.

Herald Sun's report.


TB01 Photo 1 - 15th Jan 16 at 7:55am - My bike at Station Pier.



TB02 Photo 2 - 15th Jan 16 at 7:55am.



TB03 Photo 3 - 15th Jan 16 at 7:55am - The ramp is not looking well.



TB04 Photo 4 - 15th Jan 16 at 7:56am.



TB05 Photo 5 - 15th Jan 16 at 7:56am - Scratches on the starboard side of the bow along the railing.



TB06 Photo 6 - 15th Jan 16 at 7:57am.



TB07 Photo 7 - 15th Jan 16 at 8:00am - The top ramp is buggered.



TB08 Photo 8 - 15th Jan 16 at 8:01am.



TB09 Photo 9 - 15th Jan 16 at 8:01am.



TB10 Photo 10 - 15th Jan 16 at 8:01am.



TB11 Photo 11 - 15th Jan 16 at 8:01am.



TB12 Photo 12 - 15th Jan 16 at 8:26am.



TB13 Photo 13 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:33am - A pleasant Sunday morning.



TB14 Photo 14 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:37am - A group meeting.



TB15 Photo 15 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:37am - Will we let them on?



TB16 Photo 16 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:38am - Yep, what can go wrong!



TB17 Photo 17 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:39am - They are queued along the pier.



TB18 Photo 18 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:40am.



TB19 Photo 19 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:40am.



TB20  width= Photo 20 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:40am.



TB21 Photo 21 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:41am.



TB22 Photo 22 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:41am.



TB23 Photo 23 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:45am - Nice trike and trailer.



TB24 Photo 24 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:46am.



TB25 Photo 25 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:46am.



TB26 Photo 26 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:48am - Waiting to get on.



TB27 Photo 27 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:48am.



TB28 Photo 28 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:49am - Waiting to be inspected by security before proceeding.



TB29 Photo 29 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:51am - I spoke to this security guy.
He was near the ramp when the Tassie Boat broke away.
His boss yelled out "Get to safety."



TB30 Photo 30 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:52am.



TB31 Photo 31 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:55am - I wander if the motorbike adds to his sway problem. Probably..



TB32 Photo 32 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:57am.



TB33 Photo 33 - 17th Jan 16 at 7:57am.



TB34 Photo 34 - 17th Jan 16 at 8:00am - Still loading smoothly.



TB35 Photo 35 - 17th Jan 16 at 8:00am.



TB36 Photo 36 - 17th Jan 16 at 8:00am.



TB37
Photo 37 - 17th Jan 16 at 10:58am - The Tassie Boat is Devonport bound.