This ocean-going drone is being touted as the next step in protecting our marine borders | ABC News

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An Australian doctor is the person behind the concept of an ocean drone.

It has taken 20 years to develop the autonomous boat.

This week, the final prototype completed a 100 nautical mile, unaccompanied test sail between Sydney and Ulladulla.

Jessica Clifford reports.

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