Coverage of the scuttling of HMAS Adelaide at Avoca Beach NSW Australia April 13 2011. Interviews with supporters of the scuttling and those opposed to including Quentin Riley and Michelle Meares from the No Ship Action Group, Les Graham from Terrigal Dive Shop. Discussion of the toxic items left on the ship. The word SHAME is written in the sky. Dolphins circle the warship preventing the scuttling for over an hour. The Government spent $1 million fighting the community group in court. NSAG says the ship will fail structurally within 2-3 years and continue to pollute the marine environment for 2 centuries. Discussion that the fate of lead in the marine environment is not understood, monitoring extended for 50 years, Avoca being used as a guinea pig for future warship dumpings. visit noship.com.au

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