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

Port Access Concern for Grain Exporters


Grain growers and exporters continue to raise concerns about the fairness and transparency of access to Australia’s bulk grain export supply chains, including ports. ...Nothing found

HMAS Brisbane Returns to Sydney


Last Navy warship returns home in time for Christmas. HMAS Brisbane in Sydney Harbour ~ Image DoD Australia’s newest ...Nothing found

Four Centuries of Shipwreck


Exhibition explores 400 years of Australian shipwreck history. Submerged – Stories of Australia’s Shipwrecks  delves into 14 wrecks, from one of the earliest in ...Nothing found

Port CEO Warns of Uncertainty


Further investment uncertainty for Hunter coal industry. Image credit ~ Port of Newcastle Port of Newcastle CEO, Craig Carmody, warned that ...Nothing found

Former Maritime Museum for Lease


The Hunter and Central Coast Development Corporation (HCCDC) is leasing Honeysuckle’s iconic Lee Wharf A building. Renamed The Wharf, the federation building fronts ...Nothing found

Constraints Lifted on Port Operations


Port response ~ “normal commercial relationships with customers.” Port of Newcastle welcomes the Australian Competition Tribunal’s (ACT) decision about navigation and wharf ...Nothing found

Explorer Dream Maiden Visit to Port


Dream Cruises™ Explorer Dream will sail into Port of Newcastle on tomorrow morning (28 October 2019) on its maiden visit to the region. ...Nothing found

Last Nail in Coffin of Australian Shipping


Repeal of ANL Act highlights Government's failure to support Australian shipping. Australian National Line Princess of Tasmania, out of service at South Wharf, ...Nothing found

Record Cruise Season


Port of Newcastle anticipates record passenger numbers as cruise season begins. Celebrity Solstice maiden voyage to Newcastle ~ Image: Port of Newcastle ...Nothing found

Port’s New Logo


Port of Newcastle has a new logo that “communicates its position as a global trade gateway embracing new opportunities and new ways to ...Nothing found

Fast-track Dredging for Newcastle Gas Terminal could save Stockton Beach


The NSW Government is being urged to explore the fast-tracking of dredging for the proposed Port of Newcastle liquified natural gas import terminal, with the ...Nothing found

Treasury ‘Unconcerned’ by ACCC Ports Case


At Budget Estimates yesterday (29 August 2019) NSW Treasury officials confirmed Treasury had never modelled the economic impacts of a Newcastle container terminal. ...Nothing found

Society Holds Out for Waterside Museum


A ‘rebirthed’ Newcastle Maritime Museum Society (NMMS) wants council to broaden its scope from a “small display in [the city’s] general museum.” Society members, ...Nothing found

Newcastle Gas Terminal Proposed for Port


A Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) import terminal at Newcastle that could supply up to 80 per cent of NSW’s gas needs -  declared Critical State ...Nothing found

First Unmanned Circumnavigation of Antarctica


A 7-meter (23-foot) long, wind-powered unmanned surface vehicle called a Saildrone, has become the first unmanned system to circumnavigate Antarctica. From the ...Nothing found

IMO Visits Port


Port of Newcastle to discuss sustainability with IMO Secretary-General. Sustainability and port diversification will be discussed when the head of ...Nothing found

Newcastle Container Terminal Gets New Support


NSW Nationals backs $1.8 billion plan to boost regional jobs, cut freight costs. Port of Newcastle today welcomed the NSW Nationals’ ...Nothing found

Newcastle’s Tireless Cruise Volunteers


Port of Newcastle will host a thank-you event for cruise volunteers on Thursday for National Volunteer Week (20 - ...Nothing found

NSW Ports Unaware of Port of Newcastle Container ‘cap and fee’


The statement by NSW Ports - that it was unaware of the “cap and fee” on container traffic at the Port of Newcastle ...Nothing found

Port Community Roll up Sleeves for the Environment


Newcastle businesses cleaned-up more than 1.64 tonnes of litter from around the port on Friday (3 May 2019).  The second ...Nothing found

SS Iron Crown Discovered


After 77 years, the Australian freighter Iron Crown has been found on the ocean floor by maritime archaeologists aboard CSIRO’s research vessel Investigator. ...Nothing found

No Cruise Terminal for You, Newcastle.


Infrastructure NSW has withdrawn the $12.7 million funding for a cruise terminal project in Newcastle port. Port of Newcastle was working on ...Nothing found

Tongan Delegation Tours the Port


A delegation from Ports Authority Tonga arrived in Newcastle yesterday to gain insights into the operations of the largest port on ...Nothing found


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