Media Releases

PBPL and UQ collaborate on $2million engineering research

The Port of Brisbane has joined forces with the University of Queensland for a $2 million research project to develop new port-related engineering solutions.

GrainCorp loads record shipment in Brisbane

2 June 2015
GrainCorp has loaded the biggest single shipment of grain on record at its Brisbane Terminal. Just over 66,000 tonnes of sorghum sourced from southern Queensland was loaded onto a bulk carrier at the weekend, in GrainCorp’s largest individual pour.

Port of Brisbane in support of coastal shipping reforms

The Port of Brisbane supports proposed reforms to coastal trade and shipping in Australia, which should provide a more cost-effective and sustainable domestic freight transport solution.

Port of Brisbane injects $80,000 into local community projects

26 August 2014
The Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) today announced more than $80,000 for local community initiatives as part of its Community Grants Program. First launched in 2013, the program supports initiatives that make valuable contributions to the fields of environmental management, community welfare, school education and youth leadership.

Port of Brisbane News

Observation Cafe now open

We are delighted to announce that our newly refurbished cafe has now reopened. PBPL’s Observation Cafe underwent renovations for two weeks in April which saw the installation of sound absorbing acoustic panels on the walls and ceiling.

Reconciliation Week at PBPL

In recognition of National Reconciliation Week, PBPL partnered with Moreton Bay (Quandamooka) people to display the community’s art at our Port Office building.

PBPL celebrates World Environment Day

World Environment Day, an event run by the United Nations Environment Program, is celebrated every year on 5 June to raise global awareness to take positive environmental action to protect nature and the planet. In support of this, PBPL celebrated World Environment Day with a number of events and activities.

Health and wellbeing in the workplace

A video showcasing PBPL’s health and wellbeing programs has been developed by Queensland Workplace Health and Safety in an effort to highlight the importance of leadership, sustainability and long term benefits of a healthy workforce to organisations.

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