Port of Newcastle’s sustainability journey recognised by NSW Government

Port of Newcastle’s commitment to innovation and leadership in improving environmental practices has been commended by the NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment’s leading sustainability initiative, Sustainability Advantage. Port of Newcastle has been awarded Silver Partner status in the Sustainability Advantage program, recognising the Port’s significant sustainability achievements since the launch of its Environment Social […]

Mental Health First Aid a key tool in driving R U OK conversation every day strong

R U Really OK? is a question now asked repeatedly across Port of Newcastle, with mental health and wellbeing check-ins now part of everyday culture thanks to the pre-pandemic introduction of a team of Mental Health First Aiders, who have strived to lend support to Port colleagues through what, for many, has been a more […]

Family working side by side at Port of Newcastle this Father’s Day

This Father’s Day, work is a family affair for Port of Newcastle Vessel Scheduler Kailee Moss who has a proud family history in seafaring and port operations and two generations of family working in the Port. In a family tradition Kailee is proud to be part of, today, she works alongside both her father and […]

Indigenous STEM Scholarship helping young leaders to achieve dreams

A young Aboriginal leader with an unshakable desire to help others in his community is a step closer to achieving his dreams thanks to Port of Newcastle’s inaugural Indigenous STEM Scholarship, awarded in partnership with the University of Newcastle. Proud Ngarigo man Jack Goldspink, who is the first recipient of the Scholarship, said he is […]

Port named a finalist in the Hunter Region’s most prestigious business awards

The Hunter Region’s leading advocate for business, Business Hunter, recently announced Port of Newcastle as a Finalist in the 2021 Hunter Business Awards. Port of Newcastle was named finalist in three categories: Contribution to the Region Outstanding Employer of Choice Excellence in Sustainability   Whilst our CEO, Craig Carmody, was named a finalist in the […]

PON showcases sustainability journey with the world at GreenPort Live

Port of Newcastle will showcase its sustainability achievements to the world next week when it brings the globally-renowned GreenPort Live Webinar Series to Australasia for the first time. Themed ‘Driving principles of sustainability’ the event, which attracts a global audience across the ports sector, will feature Port of Newcastle among a panel of top industry […]