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Mid West Ports Community Open Day
Posted February 28, 2019 Mid West Ports Community Open Day

Mid West Ports Authority is turning 50 and to celebrate will host a Community Open Day on Sunday, March 17.

Port of Geraldton welcomes Silver Muse
Posted February 27, 2019 Port of Geraldton welcomes Silver Muse

Mid West Ports Authority will welcome the Silver Muse to berth 3 on Monday.

Port of Geraldton welcomes Royal Australian Navy
Posted January 25, 2019 Port of Geraldton welcomes Royal Australian Navy

A Royal Australian Navy submarine will arrive in the Port of Geraldton on Australia Day.

Safety reminder for “Lives beach”
Posted January 18, 2019 Safety reminder for “Lives beach”

The Geraldton community are being urged to be mindful of their safety in the area nicknamed “Lives Beach”.

Geraldton Port welcomes first overnight cruise ship
Posted November 30, 2018 Geraldton Port welcomes first overnight cruise ship

In a joint initiative by MWPA and the City of Greater Geraldton, the Azamara Quest will make its inaugural call to Geraldton Port on December 17.

MWPA go pink for breast cancer awareness
Posted November 6, 2018 MWPA go pink for breast cancer awareness

Mid West Ports Authority traded in their orange and blue PPE for a splash of pink.

Beresford Foreshore
Posted October 29, 2018 Beresford Foreshore

Mid West Ports Authority were thrilled to support the development of the Beresford Foreshore.

Project takes next step
Posted October 23, 2018 Project takes next step

The Geraldton Port Master Planning Project has now entered stage two.

Project takes next step
Posted October 18, 2018 Project takes next step

The Geraldton Port Master Planning Project has now entered stage two.

Temporary move to new offices
Posted August 27, 2018 Temporary move to new offices

Mid West Ports Authority are planning a temporary move to 5 Chapman Road, Geraldton.

Port appoint new CEO
Posted August 15, 2018 Port appoint new CEO

Mid West Ports Authority is excited to announce the position of Chief Executive Officer has been filled by Dr Rochelle Macdonald.

Port Farewells Mick Price
Posted July 10, 2018 Port Farewells Mick Price

After almost a 50-year career spent down by the wharfs of Geraldton Port, crane operator Mick Price hung-up his hard hat for the final time on Friday.

Port Tour Day
Posted July 2, 2018 Port Tour Day

MWPA were joined by almost 1000 members of the community during the Geraldton Port Tour Day.

Port appoints project consultant
Posted June 7, 2018 Port appoints project consultant

MWPA recently appointed a project consultant for the Geraldton Port Master Planning Project.

Geraldton Port welcomes Sun Princess
Posted May 12, 2018 Geraldton Port welcomes Sun Princess

MWPA welcomed the Sun Princess to Berth 3 this morning.

The STS Leeuwin arrives
Posted April 24, 2018 The STS Leeuwin arrives

Western Australia’s very own tall ship has berthed at Geraldton Port.

MWPA welcomes new CEO
Posted April 17, 2018 MWPA welcomes new CEO

The MWPA has welcomed interim Chief Executive Officer Steve Lewis.

Wind propelled vessel
Posted April 6, 2018 Wind propelled vessel

The MV AFROS arrived at the Geraldton Port this morning.

Farewell to CEO
Posted April 4, 2018 Farewell to CEO

The MWPA wish farewell to Chief Executive Officer Peter Klein.

Successful response to online survey
Posted March 22, 2018 Successful response to online survey

The MWPA received a significant response to an online community survey prior to the commencement of the Port Master Planning Project.

Pilot boat assists with rescue
Posted March 19, 2018 Pilot boat assists with rescue

The Mid West Ports Authority have performed a textbook rescue.

Port welcomes largest bulk carrier
Posted March 15, 2018 Port welcomes largest bulk carrier

The largest bulk carrier to visit the Mid West was successfully berthed at Geraldton Port.

MWPA complete successful Medivac
Posted March 12, 2018 MWPA complete successful Medivac

The Mid West Ports Authority have been commended for their efforts in the successful Medivac of an injured crew member aboard an Australian Border Force vessel on Saturday.

MWPA celebrates International Women’s Day
Posted March 8, 2018 MWPA celebrates International Women’s Day

Among the Mid West Ports Authority staff, there are many amazing women who ensure the smooth day-to-day running of the port.

Port assists in coastline protection
Posted March 7, 2018 Port assists in coastline protection

The MWPA has continued its commitment to the protection and conservation of Geraldton’s coastline with staff recently lending a hand at the annual Business Clean Up Day.

Fishing Boat Harbour pen fees to match market rate
Posted November 7, 2017 Fishing Boat Harbour pen fees to match market rate

Mid West Ports Authority will be increasing pen fees at the Fishing Boat Harbour to align with charges at Batavia Coast Marina.

MWPA 2016/17 Annual Report now available
Posted October 12, 2017 MWPA 2016/17 Annual Report now available

The financial year 2016/17 has been a successful and busy year for the Authority with trade (16.86 million tonnes), profit before tax ($14.27M) and dividend achieving above budget performance.

$2M Tension Devices Give Exciting Opportunities For Port
Posted July 5, 2017 $2M Tension Devices Give Exciting Opportunities For Port

Mid West Ports Authority (MWPA) has acquired four ShoreTension® units (STU’s) at a cost of approximately two million dollars.

Important information for MSIC holders operating at Mid West Ports
Posted July 1, 2017 Important information for MSIC holders operating at Mid West Ports

The Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development have brought in new MSIC identity verification requirements to commence on 1 August 2017.

STS Leeuwin II Visits Geraldton
Posted June 27, 2017 STS Leeuwin II Visits Geraldton

The STS Leeuwin II visited Geraldton on its way home to Fremantle after a stay in Shark Bay.

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