Your Port, Our Community Recipients Announced

A diverse range of local community organisations have been given a helping hand courtesy of the Port of Newcastle’s Your Port, Our Community sponsorship and donations program. “Toward the end of 2021, Port of Newcastle received a record number of applications for funding support from the Your Port, Our Community sponsorship and donations program, which […]

Tippler Bridge Refurbishment Now Complete

Following the refurbishment of the Tippler Bridge, safe community access to the Carrington Foreshore area is once again accessible. The Tippler Bridge connects Carrington with the Hunter River Foreshore and has a long history. The name ‘Tippler’ refers to the bridge’s close proximity to Tippler House, which was built to support the Basin Coal Loader […]

Mission to Seafarers Receive $25K Boost

Critical Local Charity Mission to Seafarers bolstered in 2022 by $25,000 partnership to support Seafarer Vaccinations, Mental Health and Welfare Sorely impacted by COVID-19, local charity organisation The Mission to Seafarers has received a $25,000 helping hand to enable them to continue delivering their life-changing mental health and wellbeing support work for thousands of seafarers […]

Port Of Newcastle kicks off the New Year now powered by 100% renewable energy

Port of Newcastle has started 2022 powered by 100% renewable energy power, having decarbonised its operations to deliver upon its sustainability commitments set in 2020 and to support tenants across the Port to improve their own sustainability performance. Australia’s deepwater global trade gateway has partnered with green energy supplier Iberdrola to secure a retail Power […]

Port to Shine Bright this Christmas with Free Festive Light Show for Locals

A free festive light show will light up Port of Newcastle on Monday 20 December, spreading the Christmas spirit to local residents, Port users, neighbours and seafarers between now and December 30. “Starting tonight, from 8.30pm to 10.30pm each evening, the Port’s iconic Dyke Point, Destiny Statue and surrounding gardens will be lit up in […]

Port’s Commitment to Innovation and Excellence in Sustainability Recognised in Banksia Foundation’s Preeminent Sustainability Awards

Port of Newcastle has been recognised amongst the state’s leading organisations committed to innovation and excellence in sustainability in the Banksia Foundation’s 2021 NSW Sustainability Awards. The Port’s progress on its Environment, Social and Governance goals has been applauded by the Banksia Foundation’s judging panel who named Port of Newcastle as a finalist for the […]

Port of Newcastle future leader named 2021 Intern of the Year

Through his work at Port of Newcastle, one of the region’s brightest young graduates has been recognised for his commitment to career and the progress of the Hunter Region, awarded a coveted University of Newcastle 2021 Employability Excellence Award. Port of Newcastle Analyst, Ryan Maginnity, has been bestowed the honour of being named the 2021 […]

Port of Newcastle Full Steam Ahead Marking Key Milestones For Future Diversification

Port of Newcastle’s diversification strategy will mark further critical milestones in the coming week. Following the funding announcement by Prime Minister Scott Morrison this week supporting the commencement of a feasibility study into the Port of Newcastle Green Hydrogen Hub, the Port is poised to release two tenders to advance its Mayfield Precinct Multi-Purpose Cargo […]

Green Hydrogen Feasibility Study Positions Port of Newcastle to Drive a More Diverse Hunter Economy

As announced today by Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Australia’s deepwater global gateway, Port of Newcastle, is partnering with Macquarie Group’s Green Investment Group and the Commonwealth Government’s Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) to support the development of a hydrogen economy in the Hunter Region. Port of Newcastle and Macquarie’s Green Investment Group have launched a […]