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Changes to Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd Trade Charges

Thursday, 13 April 2017
From 1 July 2017, the Trade Charges levied by the Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) will be adjusted on all products by 1.6% – a level broadly in line with the Consumer Price Indexes (CPI).
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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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Community grants wrap-up

Monday, 19 December 2016
In 2016, PBPL’s annual Community Grants Program provided $100,000 to 18 local groups, supporting a range of community projects and initiatives.
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Spare time to volunteer?

Monday, 19 December 2016
The Mission to Seafarers and Stella Maris Centres assist and support the men and women who disembark their ships while docked at the Port of Brisbane.
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Storm update

Monday, 19 December 2016
The clean-up following November’s unprecedented storm event—which saw winds at the Port of Brisbane reach in excess of 157 kilometres per hour is progressing well.
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Continued success for our Environment Team

Monday, 19 December 2016
Port of Brisbane’s Offsite Storm water Treatment Pilot Project has received its fourth industry award, winning the Environmental Transport category for the Lloyd’s List Australia Shipping and Maritime Industry Awards.
 
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Sponsor of the Lord Mayor’s Business Awards 2016

Monday, 19 December 2016
PBPL again sponsored the New Investment category of this year’s Lord Mayor's Business Awards, which honour the achievements of Brisbane businesses and entrepreneurs
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Largest container ship arrived at the Port of Brisbane

Monday, 19 December 2016
As vessels increase in size and demand grows for Australian ports to take these larger vessels, Port of Brisbane has proven its capabilities to accommodate the largest container vessel to ever berth at the Port
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Bird sightings

Monday, 19 December 2016
Thanks to the efforts of some very committed members of the Queensland Wader Study Group (QWSG), birds have been identified to travelling thousands of kilometres each year - far more than the distance of any cargo that leaves our shores.
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PBPL welcomes new General Manager Property

Monday, 19 December 2016
In October, David Keir joined PBPL as General Manager Property, bringing over 25 years’ experience in the property industry having led and managed teams across the country that have created sustainable projects
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