Vessels coming into Sydney Harbour
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  • Port Authority of New South Wales provides a continuous service to monitor the movement of participating vessels within the area of Sydney Harbour.

    This monitoring improves the safe and efficient movement of vessels and protects the port's environment and infrastructure from possible adverse affects.

    View all the vessels entering and leaving Sydney Harbour.

    Please note: arrival times are at Sydney Pilot Boarding ground - 4 nautical miles east of Hornby (South Head)*

    Arrival — a vessel arriving to the port from sea

    Departure — a vessel departing a berth within the port to sea

    Shift — a vessel movement from one berth to another berth within the port

    Scheduled departure times are subject to change at short notice. Vessels in Sydney Harbour should monitor VHF Channel 13 for updates on expected Shipping Movements.

    * On occasions Botany Pilot Boarding Ground (4.15 nautical miles East of Cape Solander) is used for inbound vessels. If this is the case expected times at Bradley's Head are adjusted

    ** Expected Times at Bradley's Head are to be used as a guide only. These times are estimates based on average movement times gathered from historical data