Ports Australia is continuing the facilitation of dialogue between industry and department to ensure the safety of maritime staff around the country. The necessary biosecurity and health measures must be in place to minimise risk and continue the essential role of ports. We've been at the forefront of the conversation since the first concern was raised.
Department of Health resources for various aspects:
Information for the marine industry: https://www.health.gov.au/resources/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-information-for-the-marine-industry
Information for marine pilots: https://www.health.gov.au/resources/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-information-for-marine-pilots
Information for border staff: https://www.health.gov.au/resources/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-information-for-border-staff
Information for the cruise industry: https://www.health.gov.au/resources/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-information-for-the-cruise-industry
Department of Home Affairs for information on travel restrictions and maritime industry:
Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment:
Information for travelers, airlines, and maritime industry: https://www.agriculture.gov.au/travelling/to-australia/advice-to-travellers/human-health/coronavirus
Media contact: Josh Appleton – E: firstname.lastname@example.org, P: 02 2947 7581
Ports Australia is the peak industry body representing port authorities and corporations, both publicly and privately owned, at the national level.