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

shipping summary
  • 1
Total Tonnage Through Port
11,333,970
Ship visits
190
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

  • 9.8 oC

  • NNE 11 km/h

    gust to 13 km/h

  • 1032 hPa

    Wind pressure

  • 0.2 mm

    Rain since 9am

Esperance, Lat: -33.8 Lon: 121.9, 04 Jul 02:30 am Data Courtesy of BOM.GOV.AU

Latest News

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Skylab crash landing in the town of Esperance
Esperance
The Southern Ports team in Esperance made a positive impression with visitors to the stand over the weekend.
Esperance
Southern Ports media statement
Esperance
Staff at the Port of Esperance take to the netball court.
Esperance
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