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Several large-scale data breaches in Australia recently highlighted the importance for organisations to constantly review, maintain and adapt their data security and protection measures. The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) was alerted to 396 data breaches involving companies with a revenue of over $3 million during the first half of 2022. With our increasing reliance on technology, organisations must take the necessary steps to protect sensitive data from unauthorised access, use or disclosure.

In 2018, bulk carrier Irongate was travelling from Brisbane and Gladstone when its chief officer approved the dumping of its rubbish into the sea. The equivalent of a 120-litre household garbage bin full of food waste was released into the world heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef National Park, about 24 kilometres southeast of Lady Elliot Island.