Daily Cargo News and our Major Host Sponsor NSW Ports invite all our friends and colleagues to join us for the announcement of the winners and recipients of the DCN 2023 Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards.

This special event will take place on Wednesday 15th November 2023 at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth.

The finalists in each award category are as follows:

LINER TRADE AWARD | AUSTRALIA-SOUTH EAST ASIA

SPONSORED BY VICTORIA INTERNATIONAL CONTAINER TERMINAL

ANL
COSCO Shipping
Hapag-Lloyd
Maersk
ONE
OOCL

LINER TRADE AWARD | AUSTRALIA-NORTH EAST ASIA

SPONSORED BY PORT OF BRISBANE

ANL
COSCO Shipping
Evergreen
Maersk
ONE
OOCL

LINER TRADE AWARD | AUSTRALIA-NORTH AMERICA

SPONSORED BY DAILY CARGO NEWS

ANL
CMA CGM
Hapag-Lloyd
Maersk

LINER TRADE AWARD | AUSTRALIA-NEW ZEALAND, PAPUA NEW GUINEA AND THE PACIFIC ISLANDS

SPONSORED BY DAILY CARGO NEWS

ANL 
COSCO Shipping 
Maersk
Neptune Pacific Direct Line
Swire Shipping
ZIM

CUSTOMER SERVICE AWARD

SPONSORED BY DP WORLD AUSTRALIA

ANL
COSCO Shipping
ONE
OOCL
PIL Australia
TS Lines

ENVIRONMENTAL AWARD

SPONSORED BY CSL Australia

ANL
Maersk
Port Authority of New South Wales
Qube Bulk
Southern Ports
Zilch Forwarding

FREIGHT FORWARDER OF THE YEAR AWARD

SPONSORED BY DAILY CARGO NEWS

All Ports International Logistics
DEAN World Cargo
EES Shipping
Globelink
Magellan Logistics
Map International
Mondiale VGL
NMT Shipping
Rhenus Logistics Air and Ocean
Shipping Solutions Australia
Transolve Global

BULK & SPECIALISED SHIPPING AWARD

SPONSORED BY GEELONGPORT

AAL Shipping
BBC Chartering
TMC Marine
United Salvage

WOMEN IN SHIPPING & MARITIME LOGISTICS AWARD

SPONSORED BY OneStop

Alison Cusack (Cusack & Co)
Brodie Collins (Mondiale VGL)
Caitlin Garrett
Caroline Kelly (Rhenus Logistics Air and Ocean)
Caroline Zalai (FTA)
Commander Alisha Withers
Corey York (Port Authority of New South Wales)
Emily Pointon (CSL Group)
Jenny Ruffell Smith (Swire Shipping)
Joanna Tyson (Nautical Shipping)
Jodie Murray (IFCBAA)
Karlene Bylund (Pilbara Ports Authority)
Kelly Crossley (Transitainer WA)
Manisha Taneja (Incitec Pivot)
Monica Birkner (Southern Ports)
Monika Lemajic
Rachael Budd (Transolve Global)

CUSTOMS BROKER OF THE YEAR AWARD

SPONSORED BY IFCBAA

3D Logistics
Compliant Customs
I.H. Hunter
Kathy Skapetis (Powerhouse Logistics)
Peter McRae (Platinum Freight)

SAFETY AWARD

SPONSORED BY Maritime Safety Queensland

Captain Adam Roberts (AMPI)
CCIS ANL Australia
Mondiale VGL
OMC International
Patrick Terminals – Automated Truck Handling (ATH)
Port Hedland Pilots & SIMS
Port of Brisbane
Port Phillip Sea Pilots
Ravi Nijjer AM FNI
Svitzer

SEAFARERS WELFARE AWARD

SPONSORED BY THE AUSTRALIAN MARITIME SAFETY AUTHORITY AND THE DEPARTMENT OF INFRASTRUCTURE, TRANSPORT, REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT, COMMUNICATIONS AND THE ARTS

Alison Cusack (Cusack & Co)
Hunterlink
Mission to Seafarers- Newcastle
Mission to Seafarers- Portland
Mission to Seafarers- Sydney
Port Kembla Port Community
Roslyn Rajasingam & Stella Maris Australia

MARITIME SERVICES AWARD

SPONSORED BY PORT OF MELBOURNE

Alison Cusack (Cusack & Co)
Captain Carmen Blanco (NSW TAFE Newcastle)
Matthew Hollamby (Patrick Terminals)
Maritime Safety Queensland
Ravi Nijjer AM FNI
Ray Lee
Shield Assets
Svitzer
TMC Marine

SUPPLY CHAIN INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY

SPONSORED BY MIRRAT

Alison Cusack (Cusack & Co)
Inbound Connect
Ligentia & Myer
Maersk
NavLab
Patrick Terminals- Automated Truck Handling (ATH)
Port Authority of New South Wales, IT Division, OnePort Team
Qube Bulk
VICT

YOUNG ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

SPONSORED BY THE MERCHANT NAVY WAR MEMORIAL FUND

Abby Williams (Daily Cargo News)
Bernadette Habkouk (NavLab)
Caine Ittensohn (Mondiale VGL)
Caitlin Garrett
Callum MacAdie (Southern Ports)
Chloe Townson (BMA Hay Point Coal Terminal)
Claire Gilmour (IFCBAA)
Doreen Vrankar (Globelink)
Georgia Terlick (Svitzer)
Kaylee Salzke (OneStop)
Kendall Messer (WISTA)
Lauren Daniels (VICT)
Mark Jones (AMS Group)

PORT OR TERMINAL OF THE YEAR AWARD

SPONSORED BY SVITZER AUSTRALIA

DP World Port Botany
GeelongPort’s Spirit of Tasmania Terminal
MIRRAT
Patrick Terminals – Brisbane AutoStrad
Port of Eden (Port Authority of New South Wales)
Port of Melbourne
Southern Ports
VICT

DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION AWARD

SPONSORED BY PORT AUTHORITY OF NEW SOUTH WALES

Alison Cusack (Cusack & Co)
BMA Hay Point Coal Terminal
Maersk
Ports Victoria
Townsville Marine Logistics
VICT
WISTA Australia

NEWSMAKER OF THE YEAR

SPONSORED BY DAILY CARGO NEWS

To be announced on the night

AUSTRALIAN MARITIME HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE

SPONSORED BY NSW PORTS

To be announced on the night

Daily Cargo News would like to thank all those who took the time and effort to nominate, as well as those who took part in our Customer Service Award survey.

We would like to wish all finalists the best of luck.

To enquire about tickets to the event, please contact James Hayman at james.hayman@thedcn.com.au.