Suspected refugee vessel off the coast of W.A. at Dampier

(Image:manhal on Flickr)

Vietnamese asylum seekers came ashore in Dampier two years ago, and it seems as though another boat has successfully navigated through the myriad of islands off the Dampier coast. Authorities are stretched as we go to air, as they are also coping with a search for 3 lost prawn fisherman in the same remote area.

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