Other Port Services

The services detailed on this page are those provided to ships and their crews, and to those in the business of moving and storing cargo.

Freight Forwarders / Customs Agents

These organisations handle individual consignments of freight on behalf of smaller importers and exporters. They are responsible for arranging and managing all services required for the movement of cargo from origin to destination.

  • DB Schenker - 02 4936 2266
  • Hunter Cargo & Customs - 02 4922 0900
  • Kuehne & Nagel- 02 4967 3848
  • Mainfreight International Pty Ltd - 02 4954 1100
  • Röhlig Australia- 02 4942 5905
  • Scorpion International Freight -  02 4962 1234
  • Toll Port Logistics - 02 4902 5300
  • Toll Transport  - 02 4961 0844
  • Wallace International - 02 9588 6966

Line Services

This organisation takes  mooring lines from the ship by small boat and transfers them to land to enable the ship to be moored efficiently.

  •  Svitzer  02 4940 0428

Ships Agents

A ship agent organises most of the needs of an incoming ship on behalf of the ship owner. They may arrange crew changes and transport, refuelling of the vessel, provisioning and so on.

  • Asiaworld Shipping - 02 9906 6372
  • Clark Shipping -  02 4929 6500
  • Gulf Agency Company - 02 4961 0941
  • Hetherington Kingsbury -  02 4926 3900
  • Inchcape Shipping Services P/L -  02 4940 0251
  • McArthur Shipping Agency Co. -  02 4926 3722
  • Monson Agencies Australia  - 02 4925 2993
  • NYK Lines - 02 4929 2955
  • Strang International - 02 4964 8984
  • Wilhelmsen Ship Services - 02 4961 5488

Ship Repair

From welding to dry-docking, ship repairers help with the maintenance of vessels, keeping them seaworthy and in good order.

  • Forgacs - 02 4962 2866
  • Varley Engineering - 02 4964 0400
  • Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club -  02 4940 8188

Stevedoring

Stevedores are responsible for the safe loading and unloading of the ships cargo.

  • Newcastle Stevedores  - 02 4968 8611
  • POAGS - 02 4928 0500
  • Patrick Stevedoring - 02 4962 0600

Surveyors

Marine Surveyors estimate the weight of cargo loaded onto a ship or discharged from a ship.

  • Hunter Marine Surveyors - 02 4942 6748

Towage

Towage refers to the use of tugs to help move or position a vessel during entry to or exit from a port or berth.

  • PB Towage - 02 4964 6500
  • Svitzer - 02 4940 0428

Transport Operators

These organisations continue the transport chain from the ship to the receiver. This is usually done by truck or by rail.

Trucking

  • Boral Transport - 02 4964 8748
  • Crawfords Freightliners - 4967 6977
  • Linfox - 4928 2722
  • McGrath Transport - 4961 1355
  • Mountain Industries- 02 4923 4555
  • R & H Transport - 02 4964 8293
  • Toll  Group- 02 4961 2355

Rail Services

Initial contact about rail services should be made with:

Toll Intermodal Services

Craig Bush - 02 49627803; 0408119143

craig.bush@tollgroup.com

 

Crawfords Freightlines

Andrew Ray - 4967 6977; 0488 010 555

a.ray@crawfordsfreightlines.com.au

 

Mountain Industries

Paul Smith

4923 4555

paul.smith@mountainindustries.com.au

 

Vessel Traffic Information

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Port Inductions

Please complete the forms below to request a port induction;

Company Induction Request (PDF, 39kB)

Inductee Request (PDF, 34kB)