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
21,389,784
Ship visits
597
  • 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 recently featured in The Australian's Ports Australia Special Report.
Corporate
On Tuesday 22 September the fishing platform and jetty at the Port of Bunbury will be temporarily closed for minor works.
Bunbury
Southern Ports has signed an agreement with Horizon Power to purchase power for the Port of Esperance, commencing March 2022.
Esperance
Master planning to chart the Esperance Port's development and infrastructure needs over the next 30 years has kicked off today, with the release of a public survey.
Esperance