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NOTICE: Queens Birthday Public Holiday

NOTICE: Queens Birthday Public Holiday  The Queens Birthday Public Holiday is occurring on Monday 7th October 2019 and all Sea Swift’s Queensland Depots will be closed for fuel and freight. Please use the following link to view our flyer... read more...

Sea Swift to re-establish successful marine trainee program

Northern Australia marine transport company Sea Swift has announced the re-establishment of its highly-successful marine traineeship program. The program aims to develop trainees into long-term roles at Sea Swift across its vast operation in Northern... read more...

Sea Swift acquires new vessel for NT operations

Northern Australia marine transport company Sea Swift has added a new vessel to its extensive fleet with the acquisition of another landing craft for its Northern Territory operations. The 48-metre Tiwi Islander becomes the 28 th vessel in Sea Swift’s... read more...

QIC enters contract to acquire Sea Swift

Sea Swift is pleased to announce that QIC has entered into a contract to acquire 100 per cent of the business after the completion of a sales process and a period of exclusive negotiations with the existing owners. QIC is one of Australia’s largest... read more...

Thursday Island Depot Upgrade

IMPORTANT NOTICETHURSDAY ISLAND DEPOT UPGRADE Ports North will commence a $1M upgrade to the Thursday Island Cargo Shed commencing 2nd Sept 2019. Sea Swift will be required to establish temporary cargo handling facilities during the upgrade within the current location. For... read more...

COMING SOON: Horn Island Fuel Station

Sea Swift is proud to announce a new fuel station on Horn Island which is scheduled to open by the end of 2019. Construction began this month on the new service station, which will be open seven days a week. Sea Swift General Manager Queensland Operations... read more...

Fuel Surcharge variation

CURRENT RATES: 11th September 2019 Dear Valued Customers, RE: Fuel Surcharge Review We wish to advise that the fuel surcharge effective from 1st October 2019 will be 15.15%  as per the calculation outlined in the ACCC Undertaking. This surcharge applies to all accounts... read more...

Sea Swift expands CIAF sponsorship

In its 10th anniversary year, Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) is taking stock of valuable support, recognising a long-term partnership with Sea Swift that has been elevated in 2019 to present this year’s Art Market, opening night fireworks and freighting... read more...

Latest Indigenous trainee intake to kick start marine careers

Northern Australia marine transport company Sea Swift has announced its latest Indigenous trainee intake for depots across Cape York Peninsula and the Torres Strait. The latest intake consists of two trainees – Petrie Tugai (Bamaga) and John Mosby (Weipa) –... read more...

Sea Swift signs long-term fuel delivery contract for remote NT

Northern Australia shipping company Sea Swift is pleased to announce it has resecured a long-term contract with Puma Energy to deliver bulk diesel to remote community power generation sites across the Northern Territory. The contract will see Sea Swift... read more...