Claire Corbett

Claire Corbett
Claire Corbett is a journalist and the author of When We Have Wings. Her new novel, Watch Over Me, was recently published by Allen & Unwin.  

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Damn the torpedoes … full speed ahead!


The government’s approach to the Future Submarine project is all at sea

‘Stone Mattress’ by Margaret Atwood


Bloomsbury; $25.99


Australia’s $60 billion submarine dilemma


A decision on our underwater fleet cannot be put off much longer

© Lisa Tomasetti

Sydney Theatre Company and the Australian Defence Force’s ‘The Long Way Home’


The lives of returned soldiers

A woman greets her fiance aboard the HMAS Sydney, 1969. Photo by Cliff Bottomley. Image courtesy of the National Archives of Australia.

The Royal Australian Navy’s struggle for our hearts and minds


The time of the modern mariner

Photo: Timothy Allen

Putting Australia on the map


‘Mapping Our World’ at the National Library of Australia

‘The Ocean at the End of the Lane’ by Neil Gaiman


Headline; $27.99

Illustration by Jeff Fisher.

Live from Mars

NASA's 'Curiosity' in Tidbinbilla