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.
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.
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.
Thursday, 01 December 2016
Port of Brisbane has welcomed its first 8500 class vessel into the port, the Maersk Lloyd Don Carlos, proving the capabilities of the port.
Friday, 12 February 2016
12 February 2016
Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) today confirmed it has received Stage 1 approval from the Queensland Government for its Market-led Proposal (MLP) to deliver a $100 million mega ship cruise facility for South-east Queensland (SEQ) at Luggage Point, at the mouth of the Brisbane River.
Wednesday, 22 April 2015
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.