The Norwegian liner Skaubryn was the only vessel lost at sea during the era of post-war migration to Australia, when it caught fire and sank in the Indian Ocean in 1958.
This small photographic display captures the dramatic fire and rescue on the 60th anniversary of the Skaubryn disaster.
The images in the galllery below are all part of the ANMM Collection Gift from Barbara Alysen. They are reproduced here courtesy of the International Organisation for Migration.
(Photo: Courtesy of the International Organization for Migration)