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Council news 23 Aug 2021

New director appointed at Ports of Auckland Limited

Auckland Council has appointed Jan Dawson CNZM to the board of Ports of Auckland Limited.

Port 20 Oct 2020

Auckland Council appoints Construction Health and Safety NZ chair to lead independent review into Port health and safety

Auckland Council has appointed CHASNZ chair Roger McRae to lead an independent review into health and safety at Ports of Auckland.

Arts 9 Oct 2020

Ports of Auckland launches The Lightship

The Lightship, a new site for contemporary art, has launched at Ports of Auckland. The large-scale digital light wall on Quay Street provides Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland with a unique place for public art to be enjoyed.

Port 11 Jun 2020

Vote for the name of Auckland’s world-first electric tugboat

Ports of Auckland is getting the world’s first full-size electric ship-handling tug, and wants Aucklanders to help decide its name.

Environment 31 Jul 2019

Ports gets funding for hydrogen vehicles

Government funding boost for hydrogen-powered vehicles.

Port 22 May 2018

Auckland wins Best Port in Oceania

Ports of Auckland has been voted 'Best Seaport in Oceania' for the third consecutive year.

Business / Economy 23 Nov 2017

Plan approved for berthing large cruise ships

Auckland will soon be able to accommodate large modern cruise ships providing millions of dollars for the region and thousands of jobs

Port 20 Feb 2017

Auckland experiences busiest ever week for cruise ships

Auckland has enjoyed its busiest ever week for cruise ship arrivals, including having four cruise ships docking on the same day for the first time ever on Saturday 18 February.

Food / Drink 22 Feb 2016

New food outlets join Queens Wharf Village

St Pierre’s Sushi, Cinta Malaysian and Kapai are joining the container village, along with convenience store Grab ‘More.

Business / Economy 12 Feb 2016

Progress on study into Auckland's port

Dr Rick Boven, Independent Chair of the Port Future Study, talks about the study’s progress and what is coming up in 2016.

Business / Economy 24 Nov 2015

Port Future Study consultants appointed

A group of independent consultants has been chosen to identify and evaluate options for the long-term future of Auckland’s port.