ABFC Cape Sorell
The $350 million contract for the eight vessels was awarded to Austal in August, 2011. The
- Mike B. Bradshaw (2014-08-14). "Australia’s Elegant New Cape-class Patrol Boats Undertake a Controversial Task". Han Ho Daily. http://www.hanhodaily.com/news/articleView.html?idxno=42573. Retrieved 2019-10-05. "The launch of the Cape Sorell comes at a time when the distinction between the patrol boats operated by the Australian Navy and the patrol boats operated by the Australian Customs is disappearing. Their job-descriptions are blurring, and the boats’ specifications are merging."