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Direction to the Owner of Dongara K

Tuesday, 22 November 2016
This is a DIRECTION to the owner of the vessel "Dongara K" which has been moved to Fort Hill Wharf on a temporary basis. This vessel must be moved before 25 November 2016.Please contact the Port Management Officer urgently on 0419 840 041 or (08) 8919 0850. » Read more

Cyclone Plan 2016-17

Friday, 21 October 2016
Darwin Port has now published its 2016-17 Cyclone Plan in preparation for the commencement of the official cyclone season on 1 November.  As the Darwin Port Cyclone Plan forms part of the Port Safety Plan, it is important that stakeholders ensure that their preparation activities recognise the Darwin Port Cyclone Plan requirements.  Critical stakeholders are asked to review their identification in the plan, along with their roles and responsibilities.   Darwin Port publishes information for vessel operators in the NT » Read more

Flaring Notification for Darwin LNG: 8-10 October 2016

Friday, 07 October 2016
Darwin LNG advises that flaring will occur at Darwin LNG between 8-10 October, currently expected to commence 0400 hrs, 09 Oct and complete 1300hrs, 10 October 2016. Exact times may vary due to operational requirements. This is part of routine operations at the Wickham Point facility in Darwin, Northern Territory. This is a planned operation, as part of common business practice associated with the cooling down of an LNG carrier. This activity is covered by provisions within the Darwin LNG Environment Protection Licence (EPL 54-06)  » Read more

New $2.3M Pilot Boat Commissioned by Darwin Port

Tuesday, 06 September 2016
Today, Darwin Port commissioned its new $2.3 Million purpose-built pilot transfer vessel, wholly constructed in Australia by Norman Wright and Sons. Officially named by Mrs Marie Hardy in honour of the tradition in ship naming, ‘Delirra’ was welcomed with the pouring champagne on her bow and a traditional Larrakia welcome to country, to honour her important role in Darwin Harbour. To read the Media Release, click the link below. » Read more

$6 Million in Civils goes to local contractor

Friday, 05 August 2016
Darwin Port is pleased to award civil construction works at its East Arm Wharf to local construction company, Rusca Bros Service Pty Ltd. Chief Executive Terry O’Connor said “it was a really competitive process and so pleasing to see such high quality interest from local Territory contractors.  Darwin Port is focussed on continuing to invest in the local economy – we want to ensure we have a posit » Read more

Port Development Plan 2016 Announced

Monday, 30 May 2016
Chief Executive Terry O’Connor said “it’s an exciting time for Darwin Port with investment of around $25 Million in works now underway or immediately planned on current projects.  We’ve engaged a number of local businesses on port development and we are delighted to be investing in the Darwin economy through local contracts”. “For our stakeholders, the Port Development Plan 2016 represents a long term vision that has been developed with their business in mind and we look forward to ongoing partnerships well into the future”.  “Darwin Port is well positioned for the » Read more

Port Development Plan

Monday, 30 May 2016
Port Development Plan » Read more

Darwin Port Plays Host to Rizhao Dignitaries

Monday, 09 May 2016
Darwin Port played host to an important delegation of dignitaries from Rizhao, China on 5 and 6 May, which included the Mayor of Rizhao, Liu Xingtai, the chairman of Landbridge Group, Ye Cheng, and the general manager of Rizhao Tianze Cold Chain Logistics, Zheng Qiang. The delegation’s visit to Darwin was to examine investment opportunities in the Territory, including in agribusines » Read more

NT signs Economic Development Agreement wtih Rizhao City

Thursday, 28 April 2016
An agreement for closer economic relations between the Northern Territory and  the Chinese port city of Rizhao is opening up commercial opportunities. The agreement was signed by Chief Minister Adam Giles and Liu Xingtai, the Mayor of Rizhao City as part of Australia Week in China on 16 April 2016. Rizhao City is a major logistics centre on the coast north of » Read more