Tugs are critical to the safe and effective maneuvering of large vessels in ports and other confined or busy waterways.  

Port Melville currently provides ship assist tugs for towage services.  The following tugs are available for ship assist at Port Melville:  

Tug Bollard Pull Brake Horsepower Steering System
1 48T 3000 Twin Screw
1 25T 2000 Twin Screw

For more information on Port Melville’s towage services, contact Customer Service on 08 8930 6500 or via email at