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Pirates of the Caribbean crew struggle to find sea legs on Gold Coast waters

Rough seas on the Gold Coast.
Rough seas on the Gold Coast. Image by Jack Parkinson / CC BY 2.0

The fifth instalment of the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise is set to partially move production from the Gold Coast to Raby Bay, south-east of Brisbane, amid reports that  big swells on the coast have been causing seasickness among the cast and crew. It won’t be the first time the calm waters of Raby Bay have provided the backdrop to a Hollywood film; scenes from The Chronicles of Narnia, and Angelina Jolie’s film Unbroken, were filmed there. Read more: abc.net.au