Media Releases

Tangalooma Ecomarines receive a $10,750 boost for their work with Brisbane schools

Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) is donating $10,750 to local not-for-profit environment group Tangalooma EcoMarines, which will provide additional funding for new schools to participate in EcoMarine programs after the Port received two awards at the 2016 Healthy Waterways Awards on Friday 8 July.

Port of Brisbane contributes $100,000 to local community groups

Eighteen local charities and not-for profit organisations will share in a total of $100,000 in grant funding from the  Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd’s (PBPL) 2016/17 Community Grant Program.

Port of Brisbane News

Rare bird banded at the Port

On Sunday 28 February, PBPL and Queensland Wader Study Group (QWSG) captured, tagged and released a rare broad-billed sandpiper at the Port of Brisbane’s Future Port Expansion area as part of QWSG’s migratory shorebird banding program.

PBPL welcomes the Hoegh Trigger

On 16 March 2016, Port of Brisbane welcomed the Hoegh Trigger from Europe during her maiden voyage to Australia. The vessel berthed at the Port of Brisbane’s automotive terminal, AAT where she unloaded and loaded vehicles and high heavy/break bulk cargoes.

2016 Community Grant applications closing soon!

PBPL’s annual community grant applications are closing in two weeks (30 April 2016) so get your applications in now. The program is open to registered charities and Not-For-Profit organisations who are seeking support for local initiatives that reflect PBPL’s organisational values and positively contribute to the surrounding community.

New Brisbane International Cruise Terminal

Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) has received Stage 1 approval from the Queensland Government for its Market-led Proposal (MLP) to deliver a $100 million Brisbane International Cruise Terminal for South-east Queensland (SEQ) at Luggage Point, at the mouth of the Brisbane River.