Further to our Notice to Clients published on 1st March, MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. wishes to advise clients that the Portugal MA602A / MA608R, which is currently operating on our Australia Express service, had been delayed in Sydney due to a Patricks crane damaging radar and communication equipment onboard the vessel.
As a result of the above, the Portugal required repairs in Sydney before continuing on its voyage around the Australian coast.
MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. is pleased to confirm that these repairs have now been completed and the Portugal is currently scheduled to sail from Sydney Tuesday 8th March.
The revised schedule through Australian ports is as per below :
Sydney – ETD 08/03.
Melbourne – ETA 10/03. ETD 11/03.
Adelaide – Omit.
Fremantle – ETA 15/03. ETD 16/03