Mission to Seafarers Brisbane Inc was awarded the International - Seafarers’ Centre of The Year at the International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network
(ISWAN) awards in Geneva last night.
Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) CEO, Roy Cummins, congratulated Mission to Seafarers Brisbane for winning this prestigious award for providing high quality welfare services and facilities for visiting seafarers.
“The Mission to Seafarers Brisbane is a fantastic example of how volunteers and hard work can achieve international success,” Mr Cummins said.
“This dedicated organisation provides a vital service for thousands of seafarers every year, contributing to the safe operation of ships and supporting the Port’s fundamental focus on health and safety.
“The Port of Brisbane proudly supports Mission to Seafarers Brisbane financially and through in-kind support.
“We’re extremely proud of the work they do, and the global recognition they have now received is well-deserved.”
PBPL was also shortlisted for the International Mission to Seafarers Port of the Year Award.