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Tasmanian ferrie Spirit of Tasmania lll (T T LINE) has been sold $111.5 million $6.5 million more than the state government paid for it three years ago.
The buyer Mediterranean based Corsica Ferries .
Another blow to Tasmania and shipping of Australia (Fly)
 

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Free enterprise saw her demise, and yes they made a profit on it. What is happening there is a repeat of the late sixties/early seventies when air travel became cheap enough for the masses to use. Cheap quick air travel has taken about 70% of her regular customers. For now at least the Melbourne run will continue, but for how long?
 

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Another great sight will be missing from Sidney harbour waters I was on holiday there in April 2004 and managed to take a great photo of her. The mighty dollar rules
Dave Fitz
 
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