Newcastle’s Ship to Rail Trumps Sydney Ports


Passenger train arrivals demonstrate unique direct-to-rail capability at Port of Newcastle The first shipment of new passenger trains for the Sydney network arrived ...Nothing found

Sustainable Port


Port joins Hunter group pursuing United Nations sustainability goals. Port of Newcastle (PON) is one of seven Hunter institutions that advocate for, and drive ...Nothing found

UoN Team Study Marine Corrosion


A research team from the University of Newcastle gained $650,000 from the Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Project scheme to study the marine ...Nothing found

Containers Lost off WA


Ship Navios Unite loses three containers off Cape Leeuwin, Western Australia. The Liberian-flagged container ship, Navios Unite, reported losing three containers overboard in ...Nothing found

Seafarers ~ the Invisible Workforce


International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Day of the Seafarer was celebrated on 25 June 2020. Organised by the International Maritime Organization — the United Nations ...Nothing found

Miners Can Collectively Bargain with Port


Coal producers to be authorised to collectively negotiate with Port of Newcastle. The ACCC proposes to allow the NSW Minerals Council and ten coal ...Nothing found

Ship Owners Told to Find Containers


The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has ordered the owner of container ship APL England to search for missing containers lost off New South Wales ...Nothing found

Bid to save the Antarctic icebreaker Aurora Australis


Independent Member for Clark, Andrew Wilkie, has asked the Prime Minister, Tasmanian Premier, and owners of the RSV Aurora Australis for a stay of execution ...Nothing found

Container Ship Captain Charged


Charges have been laid against the master of the APL England, which lost about 50 containers overboard off Sydney on Sunday (24 May 2020). ...Nothing found

Container Ship Inspected off Brisbane


Inspectors boarded the container ship APL England anchored off the Port of Brisbane yesterday (Port Cartwright) for a seaworthiness examination before entry. ...Nothing found

Containers Overboard off NSW Coast


A container ship that lost 40 containers overboard on Sunday is heading to Brisbane with damaged containers hanging overboard. Container ship APL ...Nothing found

Waiting for the Government to Fall on its Sword


By Greg Cameron* For eight years, the NSW government’s terms for developing a container terminal at the Port of Newcastle have been crystal clear: ...Nothing found

More Containers Overboard off NSW Coast


At 6.10am yesterday (24 May 2020) the Singapore flagged container ship APL England experienced a temporary loss of propulsion during heavy seas about 73 kilometres ...Nothing found

Overboard Seafarer Not Wearing Lifejacket


AMSA urges crew to wear lifejackets after trawler tragedy. Don’t risk your life for the sake of comfort. ...Nothing found

Port Vehicles go Electric


Electric vehicles support sustainable operations at Port of Newcastle. One of four Hyandai Ioniq electric vehicles at the Wharf Road charging station. ...Nothing found

Electric Vehicle Chargers Installed Portside


Two new 22-kilowatt chargers in the carpark next to Harry’s Café de Wheels are operational. They join three others outside No.2 Sportsground and ...Nothing found

Enter the 5th HMAS Sydney


The Commonwealth Government’s Air Warfare Destroyer program ends with the recent commissioning of HMAS Sydney at sea. The crew of HMAS Sydney ...Nothing found

Hawks Nest Dredging Starts


Dredging starts next week in Hawks Nest to remove 120,000 cubic metres of marine sand from the eastern channel of the lower Myall River. ...Nothing found

Lawyers Weekly Local Choice


National recognition for young Port of Newcastle leader. One of the region’s young leaders has been recognised in the preeminent Lawyers Weekly magazine’s 30 ...Nothing found

Rolling into Port


New shipment signals new opportunities for the Hunter. For the first time since 2013, a roll-on roll-off (ro-ro) vessel is scheduled to call at ...Nothing found

Containers Removed from Seabed off Newcastle


The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) operation to recover containers lost from the YM Efficiency off the NSW coast is complete. MV ...Nothing found

Foghorns Galore Friday


Ship horns will be sounded across Newcastle Harbour at 1200 hrs on Friday in solidarity with seafarers on International Workers’ Day 2020. ...Nothing found

Cruise Ships Lose Port Greet & Meet


Port withdraws volunteers for the remainder of 2019-20 cruise season. Port of Newcastle has withdrawn its dedicated volunteers for the final four ...Nothing found

Wind Turbines Move Through Port


Port of Newcastle important link for renewable energy in NSW. More than 200 wind turbines have been imported through Port of Newcastle over the ...Nothing found

Local Built Ship Ideal to Repurpose


Former crew urges politicians to convert Aurora Australis to emergency response vessel. Former crew members from the Australian Antarctic Division’s flagship icebreaker ...Nothing found

Drop the Cap and We’ll Build Container Terminal


Infrastructure Australia’s announcement today prioritising the development of suitable East Coast deepwater container port facilities should come as music to the ears of ...Nothing found

Port Sponsorships Underlie Wider Initiative


Port of Newcastle offering sponsorships worth up to $6,000. Port of Newcastle is offering sponsorships worth up to $6,000 for local sustainability ...Nothing found

Port Container Issue Back in Court


NSW Ports returns to the Federal Court as Mayfield Development Corporation Pty Ltd (Mayfield) continues its action over the Port of Newcastle container penalty. Mayfield ...Nothing found

Goodbye Sonja ~ A Port Regular


Sonja makes final call to Port of Newcastle after six years of service. The Sonja - a 100-meter general cargo ship ...Nothing found

Port Appoints Regional Advocate


Port of Newcastle appoints Ross Cadell to advocate for Hunter economic diversification. Newcastle local and former NSW Nationals State Director Ross Cadell ...Nothing found


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