Facilities & Services

Facilities & Services

South Port’s operations are centred on the 40 hectare (100 acre) man-made Island Harbour at Bluff, plus a dedicated wharf and causeway servicing Rio Tinto’s New Zealand Aluminium Smelters at Tiwai Point and a town wharf structure servicing the coastal petroleum industry and bunkering vessels.

From here South Port provides a full suite of marine services including pilotage, towage and berthage; cargo facilities servicing bulk, break bulk, container and project cargo; and warehousing including both cold and dry storage.

The port operates 24 hours a day, 364 days a year.

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