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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.

Dredging Program for Geraldton Tug Harbour
Posted June 11, 2017 Dredging Program for Geraldton Tug Harbour

The Office of the Environmental Protection Authority has accepted Mid West Ports Authority’s (MWPA’s) plan to deliver an opportunistic, short term maintenance dredging program to clear a build-up of sediment within the Geraldton Tug Boat Harbour.

Northern Beaches Stabilisation Programme (NBSP)
Posted December 1, 2016 Northern Beaches Stabilisation Programme (NBSP)

Geraldton based civil contractor Central Earthmoving has been awarded the contract to construct coastal protection works along the Beresford Foreshore, one of the City of Greater Geraldton's largest Capital Work projects to date.

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