The Port of Newcastle is the largest bulk shipping port on the east coast of Australia and the world’s leading coal export port

The Port of Newcastle at a glance: 

  • 217 years of commercial shipping.
  • Handles more than 25 different cargoes and 2,169 ship visits per annum.
  • Total land holdings of 792 hectares.
  • 200 hectares of vacant port side land available for development, with significant deep water access.           
  • Connectivity to national road and rail networks.
  • 20 operational berths.
  • Main channel depth of 15.2 metres.


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    Winter Heat 2016 | Hotter than ever
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  • 29 April 2016
    Navy vessel visit to Port of Newcastle
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  • 22 April 2016
    Proud to partner with Hunter Surf Life Saving Club
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