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Fuel Surcharge variation

CURRENT RATES: 29th April 2019 Dear Valued Customers, RE: Fuel Surcharge Review We wish to advise that the fuel surcharge effective from 1st May 2019 will be 15.78%  as per the calculation outlined in the ACCC Undertaking. This surcharge applies to all accounts that do not... 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 teams up with Pride for free live stream

Northern Pride and Sea Swift have partnered to provide a free live stream of all its home games for the 2019 Intrust Super Cup season. Pride TV by Sea Swift will broadcast the full 80 minutes of each Barlow Park game, as well as pre-game, half-time, and... read more...

New boat makes sailing more accessible for people with disabilities

More people with disabilities living in Far North Queensland will be able to enjoy being out on the water after transport company Sea Swift today (7 March) gifted Sailability Cairns with a new customised boat. The eye-catching pink Hansa 303 dinghy expands... read more...

Changes to Darwin Reception & Customer Support Office

  Please be advised that the Reception & Customer Support office has relocated to the Administration Building. As of Monday 25th Feb 2019, the office was fully functional from this location.  The office hours and the contact details remain the same. Drop... read more...

Sea Swift funds new bus for Cairns special school students

Northern Australia shipping company Sea Swift has teamed up with Cairns State Special School to help students with severe intellectual and multiple disabilities achieve their dreams by funding the lease of a much-needed school minibus. Sea Swift’s support... read more...

Sea Swift to sponsor Northern Pride community program

Northern Australia shipping company Sea Swift is proud to announce that it has again partnered with the Northern Pride as the naming rights sponsor of the Take Pride community program across Far North Queensland (FNQ). The aim of the Take Pride Program is... read more...

Sea Swift commits to Groote Eylandt long-term

Sea Swift would like to inform the residents of the Groote Eylandt archipelago communities of Alyangula, Angurugu, Umbakumba and Bickerton Island that even though we have been unsuccessful in securing the South32 GEMCO barge service contract on this... read more...

Sea Swift supports world-first Indigenous arts exhibition

Torres Strait Islander artists have teamed up with northern Australia shipping company Sea Swift for a world-first exhibition at the Australian National Maritime Museum in Sydney. Fourteen artists from Erub Arts have their work featured in the Ghost Nets of... read more...

New initiative supports local NT business

Sea Swift's ground-breaking Market Connect Program has helped a Northern Territory remote business enterprise kick major goals in 2018. Manapan Furniture is part of the Arnhem Land Progress Aboriginal Corporation (ALPA) Group, and is owned and operated by... read more...