Welcome to the port of Esperance

The Port of Esperance is located approximately 600kms east-southeast (ESE) of Perth, Western Australia and is home to over 12,000 inhabitants.

First European settlement of Esperance occurred in 1860 and the town has the only port in the south east of Western Australia.

Today the Port of Esperance has its own stevedoring capability and most product handling equipment is owned and operated by Southern Ports.

Exports include nickel, iron ore and grain, and imports include fuel and fertiliser... more

 

Master Planning Project
Details of the Port of Esperance Master Planning Project can be found here.

 

Total Tonnage Through Port
872,253
Ship visits
10
TRADE (mT)
TRADE (%)
IMPORT (%)
EXPORT (%)
  • Minerals
  • Grains
  • Wood Products
  • Other
  • Non Cargo

Note: Statistics below represent a 12 month rolling summary of trade. Data may not be current and should not be relied upon - see Terms of Use.

Port Status

Port Open
SECURITY LEVEL 1

WEATHER

  • 10.2 oC

  • ENE 17 km/h

    gust to 30 km/h

  • 1018.6 hPa

    Wind pressure

  • 0.0 mm

    Rain since 9am

Esperance, Lat: -33.8 Lon: 121.9, 25 Sep 11:30 pm Data Courtesy of BOM.GOV.AU

Latest News

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
The WA Government recently announced $10.2 million of funding for priority works at the Esperance Port
Esperance
The Port of Esperance experienced increased woodchip dust levels Friday afternoon on 21 February through to Monday afternoon 24 February during loading.
Esperance
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