Wednesday 26th Sep, 2018

Department cancels second live export licence

It has been a disastrous year for the live export sector, with federal authorities moving against another company involved in the controversial trade


Port of Townsville channel upgrade gets funding boost

The federal government pledged $75m for the project, which is to allow larger ships to call


Feathered friends a feature of cruise conference

Environmental and social themes are central to the ACA conference breakfasts


Consultation starts on next stage of review into live export standard

The government is seeking to save the struggling live export industry by improving animal welfare standards

Photo: Ian Ackerman

New South Wales sees record cruise season

THE Port Authority of New South Wales confirmed the 2017-18 cruise season hit a record 352 cruise ship calls at…
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The true nature of pilotage

A correspondent takes issue with a recent article about pilotage trends in the Australian context

Port of Mackay

North Queensland Bulk Ports reports record volumes for 2017-18

While the last year’s volumes were impacted by TC Debbie, trade was still up on previous years

Port of Tauranga

Capacity expansion boosts Tauranga

The Port of Tauranga believes bigger ships have boosted its bottom line