Port of Rockhampton

The Port of Rockhampton (formerly known as Port Alma Shipping Terminal) is located 62 kilometres east of Rockhampton on the southern tip of the Fitzroy River delta. 


The Port of Rockhampton has three wharf facilities. Berths 1 and 2 are suitable for general cargo operations whilst Berth 3 is dedicated to tallow/fuel cargoes.

The Port of Rockhampton Information Handbook provides a detailed overview of the port’s services and facilities for ship masters, agents and owners.


In the 2018-19 financial year, the Port of Rockhampton handled 222.2 kilotonne (kt) tonnes of cargo, with 49 vessels passing through the port. Ammonium nitrate throughput accounted for 57.8 per cent of the total port tonnes in 2018-19. Other commodities included petroleum, explosives, tallow, salt container cargo and general cargo.

View our latest trade statistics​. 

Shipping schedules

Please refer to our shipping schedules page for shipping movements at the Port of Rockhampton.


Please refer to our port charges page for rates for the Port of Rockhampton.