Port Congestion in Australia – Latest Update

22 Mar 2023

Dear Valued Customer,

Refer to the attached latest circular.

Since from our last update in last week of February 2023; there is minimal progression in Port Congestion issues.

Current estimated waiting times for vessels are as follows:

Melbourne: 15-20 days
Port Kembla: 9-10 days
Brisbane: 5-6 days
Fremantle : 8-10 days

We understand your cargo is important to your business. Please be assured that Dolphin Shipping Australia is committed to work with you to ensure the earliest possible release of your shipments.

Our team will continue to provide updates on the anticipated arrival date of your cargo. Information regarding the ETA of your cargo can be obtained from our website through the “Track and Trace” capability active on the site.

Please click the following link to track latest arrival date for your consignment:


Should you wish to discuss alternative logistic solutions, please contact our team who will be happy to assist with your enquiry.

We appreciate your patience and cooperation. If we can be of further assistance, please do not hesitate to call.