Press release

26 March, 2019

Weather Advisory - Australia - Tropical Cyclone Veronica off Dampier

Dear Valued Customer,    

Please see below important information from the Deputy Harbour Master of Pilbara Ports Authority in regards to Port of Dampier – Ex-Tropical Cyclone Veronica.

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Good afternoon All,

Port of Dampier – Ex-Tropical Cyclone Veronica – Update 8

Kindly be informed that the Harbourmasters Directive for the Port of Dampier to proceed to  “Stage 5 – Re-Open Port” in a stagged manner, is as follows:

26th Mar 2019:

Outer Anchorage (WA):
1400: WA anchorage will be opened.

Moorings/Movement in the port:
1400: Mariners wishing to return to their vessels on cyclone mooring for re-manning, inspections, port movements and departing from the port only through the Mermaid Straits, may do so at their own discretion, taking into action prevailing weather conditions.

Post Cyclone Impact Assessment for port & terminal infrastructures is currently being carried out and is expected to be completed at 1530LT  on 26th Mar 2019.