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Brisbane wins Port of the Year 2017

Friday, 17 November 2017
Port of Brisbane, Queensland’s largest multi-cargo port, has received the Port or Terminal of the Year Award at the Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards. Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) CEO, Roy Cummins, said he was proud to receive the award, which was testament to the hard work and high standards set by the Port’s employees.
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Brisbane’s international cruise terminal set to launch

Wednesday, 25 October 2017
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says Queensland is set to welcome its first dedicated mega-cruise ship terminal with construction set to commence on the Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd’s (PBPL) $158 million Brisbane International Cruise Terminal at Luggage Point on the north side of the Brisbane River.
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Mega container ship due to arrive in Brisbane

Saturday, 21 October 2017
The Port of Brisbane is about to play host to the longest container ship to ever visit Queensland.
Main Roads Road Safety and Ports Minister, Mark Bailey said the arrival today of the 347metre Susan Maersk was clear demonstration of the port’s capabilities in handling an increasing number of large vessels operating in the region.
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Quandamooka Jarjums camp inspires Brisbane Bayside indigenous youth

Friday, 20 October 2017
More than 55 indigenous students from 11 schools across Brisbane’s Bayside enjoyed the annual Quandamooka Jarjums camp at Cylinder Beach on Stradbroke Island yesterday, which is proudly supported by Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd.
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Grant funds flow for Bulimba Creek Catchment group

Monday, 16 October 2017
The Bulimba Creek Catchment Coordinating Committee (B4C) has received $9,680 in funding from the Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) to help contribute to the conservation and native landscaping of Whyte Island Boat Ramp, located at the Port of Brisbane.
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Port of Brisbane recognised nationally for customer centricity

Friday, 13 October 2017
The University of Sydney’s ‘Better Infrastructure Initiative’ has labelled the Port of Brisbane a 2017 National Exemplar in Customer Stewardship, one of only eight infrastructure businesses nationwide and the only port.
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Port of Brisbane announces recipients of Community Grant funding

Wednesday, 20 September 2017
The Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) today announced more than $100,000 for community initiatives as part of its annual Community Grants Program.  PBPL's annual Community Grant Program aims to assist local and regional initiatives that positively contribute to the community.
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Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd and University of Queensland partnership nabs research award

Monday, 18 September 2017
An innovative research partnership between The University of Queensland and the Port of Brisbane has been honoured with a 2017 UQ Partners in Research Excellence Award (PIREA).
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Australia’s longest pre-stressed girders placed at Port of Brisbane

Wednesday, 13 September 2017
Australia’s longest pre-stressed bridge girders have been successfully placed for the Port of Brisbane’s $110 million Port Drive Upgrade project, with the longest span measuring 46 metres long.

The work is part of the duplication of the new Lucinda Drive Bridge.
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Port of Brisbane and Griffith University team up to study humpback whales in Moreton Bay

Thursday, 03 August 2017
Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) and Griffith University’s Southern Ocean Persistent Organic Pollutants Program (SOPOPP) are working together to collect valuable data on humpback whales in Moreton Bay.
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