Welcome to Southern Ports

Southern Ports is the custodian of the three ‘gateway’ ports of Albany, Bunbury and Esperance, connecting Western Australia to the world.

We are a Government Trading Enterprise and are responsible for the efficient and effective management of the state ports we operate.

We exist to create value for the communities in which we operate and the customers who make use of our facilities.

We do this by ensuring current and future trades have optimum access to our  infrastructure and we play an important role connecting Government, community and industry stakeholders.More

Shipping Statistics

TRADE (mT)
TRADE (%)
IMPORT (%)
EXPORT (%)
Total Tonnage Through Port
35,324,363
Ship visits
769
  • Minerals
  • Grains
  • Wood Products
  • Other
  • Non Cargo

Note: Statistics presented here represent a 12 month rolling summary of trade statistics for all ports. Data may not be current and should not be relied upon - see Terms of Use.

Port Locations

Port of Albany

Port of Bunbury

Port of Esperance

Latest News

Southern Ports have reviewed their COVID-19 protocol requiring international vessels to have spent 14 days at sea prior to berthing, introducing new testing alternatives.
Corporate
Between 31 January and 12 March 2022 MG Kailis will be undertaking seawrack removal from the Port of Bunbury Shipping Channel.
Bunbury
After departing our Port of Albany last month, new woodchip vessel MV Southern Hope V1 has completed her maiden voyage.
Albany
Southern Ports’ Contracts Advisor, David Mureithi, has relocated from Perth to Esperance with his wife and four kids.
This is not the first time David has relocated, More
Esperance

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