A stern view of troop transport HMAT Benalla (A24) after departing the wharf. A small masted boat is visible at centre right, and other ships are in the background.

HMTS Benalla departing Melbourne for Albany, 19 October 1914. HMTS Benalla carried its human cargo from Port Melbourne to Albany to join the convoy and then through the Suez Canal to Egypt, via Ceylon and Aden. [AWM PB0249]