Maritime Blessing for New Fire Fighting Vessels

Burra-and-Girawaa-Port Authority of NSW

The Port of Authority of New South Wales CEO Phil Holliday invited MtS Sydney Principal Chaplain Rev Tay, assisted by Chaplain Retchie, to bless their two new fire fighting vessels during a traditional naming ceremony at Walsh Bay recently. The new vessels were named ‘Burra’ and ‘Girawaa’.

2023 Thanksgiving and Christmas Celebration

Guests enjoying our 2023 Thanksgiving and Christmas Celebration

Thank you to the over 80 people – including seafarers – who joined us for the 2023 Mission to Seafarers Sydney Thanksgiving and Christmas Celebration. Photos and memories here!

Adversaries Unite at MtS Annual Luncheon

Two men who were on opposite sides of possibly the Maritime industry’s most epic battle were united recently to call for more support for ‘forgotten seafarers’ at the Mission to Seafarers Sydney 2023 Annual Luncheon.

As he surveyed the diverse gathering of 177 people, guest speaker Paddy Crumlin, President of the International Transport Workers’ Federation and National Secretary of the Maritime Union of Australia said the event was a celebration of unity for the sake of seafarers.

Holiday Hours - regular except CLOSED on Dec 25, Dec 31 and Jan 1, 2024.​