Image: MV Butai, Solomon Islands, 1998

MV Butai, Solomon Islands, 1998

Our home for a month, the MV Butai. This 30 m vessel was chartered for the expedition and despite the rust, proved to be an excellent research ship.

The Butai normally steams between Honiara and the Santa Cruz Islands carrying passengers and cargo.

Photographer:
Mark McGrouther
Rights:
© Australian Museum

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