20 November 17
AUSMEPA’S Executive Officer Julie Nash, is proud to announce, the Port of Townsville as the most recent BRONZE Sponsors.
Ms Julie Nash said, in recognising the marine environmental awareness and education work undertaken by AUSMEPA and the other around the world, how pleased the AUSMEPA Board were to acknowledge the high quality of the Port of Townsville and welcome them to AUSMEPA and to assist in the education of mariners along with schools, teachers, students and communities in Australia of the vital importance of keeping our oceans clean and healthy.
“Port of Townsville Limited (POTL) manage the ports of Townsville and Lucinda and both ports are located within the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area operating within close proximity to a number of sensitive environments. POTL operates under an Environmental Management System (EMS) accredited to International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) 14001:2015 and is committed to the protection of the environment, and sustainable development and operation through responsible environmental management. POTL strives to continually improve both environmental performance and the effectiveness of its controls via the EMS”.