Port Augusta is a small city in South Australia. It is a seaport and railway junction city mainly located on the east coast of the Spencer Gulf immediately south of the gulf's head and about 322 kilometres (200mi) north of the state capital. The suburb of Port Augusta West is located on the west side of the gulf on the Eyre Peninsula. Other major industries include electricity generation.
The city consists of an urban area extending along the Augusta and Eyre Highways from the coastal plain on the west side of the Flinders Ranges in the east across Spencer Gulf to Eyre Peninsula in the west. The urban area consists of the following suburbs laid out from east to west - Port Augusta and Davenport on the eastern side of Spencer Gulf and Port Augusta West on the Eyre Peninsula.
It is a natural harbour which was founded on 24 May 1852 by Alexander Elder and John Grainger who selected the location for the port. Mr. Grainger was a member of Government from Adelaide. The port was named after Augusta Sophia, Lady Young, the wife of the Governor of South Australia, Sir Henry Edward Fox Young.
By Augusta Saraiva ...Following long delays at southern California’s logjammed ports, cargo ships are bypassing the Port of Oakland and heading directly back to Asia to make up for lost time. Total cargo volume handled by the Port of Oakland — the third-busiest in ...
On 26 November the organisation stated that Sea-Watch 4 was authorised to take shelter in front of the port of Augusta, Sicily with bad weather putting the survivors onboard at risk of hypothermia -- four people have lost consciousness and are being assisted by the medical team.
... the port cities in which the artist sought refuge but also found a kind of safety among the transient and the exiled ... In the port of Augusta in Sicily, it is not the migrants themselves, but the vessels that carried them that bring home to him the horror of their experience.
Ticket sales for its fast ferry, catamaran service to the port of Augusta – which offers passengers an alternative – open today after Ponte Ferries received a temporary permit from the Italian authorities ... located a short drive away from the port of Augusta.
The selected location is now being investigated by remote aerial surveys for marine mammal and bird activity ... Among its assets is the 320-MW PortAugusta solar-wind hybrid park in South Australia, which is due to be completed later this year ....
SOSMediterranee tweeted that those aboard OceanViking felt “indescribable relief” that Italian authorities approved disembarking of the passengers in Augusta, Sicily... The migrants' “teeth are chattering” from the cold, SOS Mediterranee said hours before port permission was received.
They will be delivered to AugustaPort in Sicily towards the end of 2022 ... Fire-fighting pump is driven through clutched flexible coupling in front of the port side main engine and has a capacity of 2.700 m3/hour ... Rimorchiatori Augusta Srl is part of the Rimorchiatori Riuniti group which operates towage services at ports throughout Italy.
“I’ve never played Augusta, so being able to play the Masters is going to be pretty cool,” he said after his victory at PortRoyal on Sunday.” ... “My game was really, really struggling and I decided to call in and get him out over here,” Herbert said. “At the time it looked a bit dicey trying to get him back into Australia ... Made a silly double there.