Investing in our piers and jetties

Piers and jetties play a significant role in Victorian communities, supporting commercial fishing, marine businesses, recreation and tourism.

Managing local ports

Map of the state of Victoria, with the location of regional local ports highlighted.
Local port Port manager Contact number
Portland Bay  Glenelg Shire Council  (03) 5522 2140
Port Fairy  Moyne Shire Council  (03) 5568 1108 
Warrnambool  Warrnambool City Council  (03) 5559 4800 
Apollo Bay  Colac-Otway Shire Council  (03) 5232 9400 
Lorne  Great Ocean Road Coast and Parks Authority  1300 736 533 
Barwon Heads  Barwon Coast Committee of Management Inc  (03) 5254 1118 
Port Phillip
Western Port
Port Campbell 
Parks Victoria  13 19 63 

Gippsland Lakes
Corner Inlet and Port Albert
Snowy River
Anderson Inlet

Gippsland Ports Committee of Management Inc (03) 5150 0500

There are around 160 local port wharves, piers and jetties across the state. Many other structures along the coast, including groynes, seawalls, piers, jetties and marinas are not local port assets and are managed by public entities and private businesses.