Delivering Sustainable Prosperity
Port for the Future
We exist to create prosperity for our communities and value for our customers and shareholders through world-leading sustainable operations.
The Port of Townsville is Northern Australia’s largest container and automotive port, and the country's leading exporter of copper, zinc, lead, sugar, fertiliser and molasses. Located in the heart of Northern Australia's largest city, the Port handles more than 30 diverse commodities and is a strategic defence and cruise port.
The Port of Lucinda is located 100 kilometres north of Townsville, and is the prime sugar export facility for the Hinchinbrook region.
Trade through our ports is forecast to treble over the next 30 years, and our $1.6 billion port expansion plan will ensure that we facilitate growth in a sustainable manner.
Port Vision 2050 sets out our journey to a sustainable future, with 12 strategic objectives and 27 initiatives across four priority areas to do more for the planet, the communities we serve, for our people and for the prosperity of our region as Australia's Port for the Future.
Port of Townsville/Lucinda manages and develops port facilities and services to cater for existing and future commodities, complex trade projects and regional economic development.
We have a long history in supporting community and charity groups in our region.
The Port of Townsville is following all Government recommendations regarding the prevention and management of COVID-19.
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Port offers $50,000 for community-minded projects
The Port of Townsville is inviting not-for-profits, community groups and schools to apply for its second annual Community Fund, with a share in $50,000 up for grabs for eligible projects.The Community Fund seeks to support a variety of local initiatives that align with the Port’s strategic vis18th February 2022
Townsville - Port of the Year
The Port of Townsville has won the Australian Port of the Year award at the Australian Shipping and Maritime Industry Awards in Sydney last night. Port of Townsville CEO Ranee Crosby said that being acknowledged by our peers and taking out the top honour was a great achievement at these prestigious19th January 2022
Woomera's arrival heralds start of channel widening
Townsville is a step closer to welcoming ships up to 300 metres long with the arrival of Australia’s largest backhoe dredge, Woomera, at the Port of Townsville. The $232 million Channel Upgrade is the largest infrastructure project in the Port’s 158-year history and is vital to ensuring