Port Authority of New South Wales is a leader of world class, efficient and sustainable ports.

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CEO Re-Appointment Media Release - 1 October 2016
The chairman of the Port Authority board, Nicholas Whitlam, today welcomed the re-appointment of Grant Gilfillan as Chief Executive Officer for a 3 year term.
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Port Authority of New South Wales works to ensure the consistent, reliable and safe movement of cargo and passenger vessels through Sydney Harbour, Botany Bay and the ports of Newcastle, Port Kembla, Yamba and Eden, while providing immediate and appropriate responses to safety and environmental incidents.

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Sydney Harbour is Australia's premier cruise ship destination and the only port in Australia with two dedicated cruise passenger terminals – the Overseas Passenger Terminal at Circular Quay and the White Bay Cruise Terminal west of the Harbour Bridge at Balmain.

Sydney's White Bay has been a working port since the mid-1800s, handling just about everything from timber and paper, coal, sugar and cement to cars and containers.

It is now established as Sydney’s second domestic and international cruise terminal, supporting an industry of significant importance to the NSW economy.

Maritime Security is at Level 1