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Operational notification #19: Port Drive Upgrade – Upcoming out of hours’ work

Thursday, 16 March 2017

Drainage and public utility relocation preparation works will be undertaken out of hours along Port Drive (off road) on Saturday 18 March from 6am to 6pm. Further drainage works will be carried out near the Kite Street roundabout from Sunday 19 March to Thursday 24 March between 6pm and 6am.

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Operational notification #18: Port Drive Upgrade – Traffic detours for electrical services relocation works at Tanker Street

Tuesday, 14 March 2017

From Sunday 19 March to Thursday 23 March 2017, electrical services relocation works will be undertaken out of hours (6pm to 6am) along Tanker Street, weather permitting.

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Operational notification #17: Port Drive Upgrade – Sheet piling and upcoming out of hours’ work

Thursday, 09 March 2017
From Friday 10 March 2017, sheet piling will be carried out at the Kite Street roundabout for approximately three days, weather and site conditions permitting. This activity will be carried out from 6am to 6pm.
Local businesses will notice an increase in localised noise from the sheet piling activities.
 
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Port of Brisbane opens $100,000 Community Grants funding

Wednesday, 08 March 2017
Local not-for-profits and registered charities are encouraged to apply for a share of grant funding under the Port of Brisbane Pty Limited’s (PBPL) $100,000 Community Grant Program. 

 
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Port of Brisbane and partners play their part in supporting Clean-Up Australia Day

Monday, 06 March 2017
On Sunday 5 March, Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) hosted Clean-Up Australia Day and tree-planting activities at the port, working with local partners Tangalooma EcoMarines, B4C and Queensland Urban Utilities.  Around 100 people participated in the clean-up and tree planting activities, which took place on part of the Port’s dedicated environmental areas, adjacent to the Moreton Bay Marine Park. 
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Operational notification #16: Port Drive Upgrade – Upcoming out of hours’ work

Wednesday, 01 March 2017
During March, the Port Drive upgrade will continue major construction activities with increased out of hours’ activities. Out of hours’ work will include the removal of barriers and light poles, storm damage repairs, drainage works as well as the relocation and installation of electricity and water services.
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PBPL hosts two mega cruise ships – Arcadia and Ovation of the Seas

Wednesday, 22 February 2017
On Wednesday 22 February, the Port of Brisbane welcomed two mega cruise ships – the Arcadia and Ovation of the Seas. The Ovation of the Seas is on its maiden voyage into Brisbane.

At 348 metres long, the Royal Caribbean cruise ship, Ovation of the Seas, is the fourth largest cruise vessel in the world and the largest ever to call at the Port of Brisbane, and the P&O Cruises vessel, Arcadia, is 285 metres in length.
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Operational notification #14: Proposed closure of shared user path along Port Drive

Thursday, 16 February 2017
For the safety of shared path users, the temporary shared user path along Port Drive will be closed from Monday 27 February 2017 to late-2017 for the construction of the road duplication and new path.  We have engaged identified shared path users about our proposal and thank you for your time.
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Port of Brisbane and GrainCorp host Queensland Premier and Treasurer

Wednesday, 08 February 2017
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk MP and Treasurer Curtis Pitt MP today toured GrainCorp’s facilities at the Port of Brisbane.  The Premier released new data showing the value of Queensland exports increased by 7.9% in 2016, to over $52.7 billion.
 
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World-first satellite tracking to study migratory birds

Wednesday, 25 January 2017
In an international ‘first’, real-time satellite tracking technology is being used to study the Pacific Golden Plover in Australia, as it migrates between Moreton Bay and the Arctic regions in the northern hemisphere.
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