As the second largest port in Victoria, GeelongPort handles more than 11 million tonnes of product annually across a broad range of industry segments, including crude oil, wood-chip, fertiliser and break bulk cargo.
$7 billion of trade and 1,800 jobs statewide
GeelongPort is a major driver of Victoria’s economy, managing in excess of $7 billion of trade and supporting more than 1,800 jobs across the state.
Major port customers include Viva Energy Australia, Midway Limited, Incitec Pivot Limited, Boral Limited and Quantum Pty Ltd.
GeelongPort handles over 600 vessel visits every year, with a majority of the shipping activity linked to the bulk liquid berth at Refinery Pier.
While GeelongPort manages wharf and land-side infrastructure, the Victorian Regional Channels Authority (VRCA) is responsible for channel management and commercial navigation of commercial waters in and around Geelong.