Hutchison Ports Sydney & Brisbane Protected Industrial Action


Dear Member                                           

Further to previous AFIF bulletins and AFIF Weekly News updates, Hutchison Ports has advised of Protected Industrial Action in Sydney & Brisbane, as follows -


Attention Hutchison Ports Sydney Customers:                                            

Attention Carriers:

All employees of Sydney International Container Terminals Pty Ltd t/a Hutchison Ports Australia Pty Ltd who will be covered by the proposed enterprise agreement, who are employed at its operations at Port Botany and who are members of the Construction, Forestry, Maritime, Mining and Energy Union (CFMMEU) - The Maritime Union of Australia Division, will engage in the following actions:

A stoppage of work of 24 hours duration, commencing 6am Thursday 11 April 2019

The Employee Claim Action of which you are being notified is being taken for the purpose of supporting or advancing claims made in respect of the proposed Enterprise Agreement.

During this period of Industrial unrest Hutchison Ports Australia will endeavour to minimise any delays where possible. Please plan your trips accordingly without this 24Hr period.

We thank you for your Understanding.

Thank you

Hutchison Ports, Sydney


Attention Hutchison Ports Brisbane Customers:

Please be advised that due to Protected Industrial Action by Stevedoring Employees,

Hutchison Ports Brisbane will be closed THU 11/04/19 0600 - FRI 12/04/19 0600.

Due to this action, the following will apply:

Vessel cut-off for the SHANGHAI TRADER will be brought forward to WED 10/04/19 2200

OOCL DUBAI Import Storage will now start 13/04/19

If you have any questions, please contact HPB Yard Operations manager on 07 3895 6238, or via email


Hutchison Ports Australia