Navy safely responds to fire in HMAS Maryborough
26 May 2017
On 26 May 2017, HMAS Maryborough reported a fire in the engine room while at sea, operating north east of Darwin.
The ship’s crew extinguished the fire in accordance with procedures. No crew members were injured in the incident.
The ship is being returned to Darwin for inspection and an assessment of any damage.
An investigation into the incident is now underway.