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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...

Help raise funds for drought-affected farmers

Sea Swift is aiming to raise vital funds for drought-affected farmers across Australia as part of the nationwide Buy A Bale campaign. The company, which has set up a fundraising page with the aim of raising a minimum of $5,000, has also donated a cabin on... read more...

MV Trinity Bay schedule change

Sea Swift wishes to advise that the MV Trinity Bay will depart Cairns 24 hours after schedule this week due to unscheduled repairs on a damaged gearbox. The MV Trinity Bay will now leave Cairns on Wednesday (22 August) and have the following arrival days at its destination... read more...

Sea Swift launches ground-breaking Market Connect program

Sea Swift has celebrated the 2018 Garma Festival of Traditional Cultures by launching a ground-breaking new support program for northern Australia businesses. The Sea Swift Market Connect Program will provide logistics advice, logistics management, and... read more...

New health and wellbeing program for remote FNQ youth

Marine transport provider Sea Swift has partnered with Cairns Brothers Rugby League Club to launch an exciting healthy lifestyle and wellbeing program for children in remote Cape York and Torres Strait communities. The Remote Area Development (RAD) Program... read more...

TI students inspired by basketball star Jawai

Thursday Island students have been treated to a visit from Australian basketball star Nathan Jawai, as part of the popular Sea Swift Cairns Taipans Indigenous Program. Headed by former NBL star Kerry Williams, the program aims to spread healthy living... read more...

Proud sponsors of the Weipa Fishing Classic

Sea Swift is proud to once again be a Platinum Sponsor of the prestigious Weipa Fishing Classic, which begins this Friday (8 June). Weipa’s much anticipated annual event is fast approaching, with the 13th Weipa Fishing Classic set to draw thousands of... read more...