Port Line
(Commonwealth & Dominion Line)

United Kingdom

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Deck plan & rates booklet (no sailings listed); (issued March 1937)
Vessel(s) Ports of call
Port Townsville
Port Wyndham
Port Jackson
Port Fairy
Port Alma
Port Chalmers
Port Dunedin
Port Fremantle
Port Gisborne
Port Huon
Port Hobart
Port Hardy
Port Hunter
Port Caroline
Port Bowen
Port Sydney
Port Melbourne
Port Darwin
Port Denison
Port Nicholson
Port Brisbane
Port Wellington
Port Campbell
Port Auckland
Port Adelaide
New York, Australia and/or New Zealand ports (including Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Fremantle, Auckland, Wellington, Lyttelton and Dunedin)

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Handbook of Information (no sailings listed); (undated; c. 1960)
Separate brochure w/sailing of the Port Sydney on June 7, 1963
from London to Sydney via Port Said, Aden, Adelaide and Melbourne
Vessel(s) Ports of call
Port Adelaide
Port Alma
Port Auckland
Port Brisbane
Port Chalmers
Port Dunedin
Port Fairy
Port Halifax
Port Hobart
Port Huon
Port Invercargill
Port Jackson
Port Launceston
Port Lincoln
Port Lyttelton
Port MacQuarie
Port Melbourne
Port Montreal
Port Napier
Port Nelson
Port New Plymouth
Port Phillip
Port Pirie
Port Quebec
Port Saint John
Port Sydney
Port Townsville
Port Victor
Port Vindex
Port Wellington
Port Wyndham
Routes:

1) United Kingdom to Australia, via Suez

2) United Kingdom to Australia, via the Cape of Good Hope

3) United Kingdom to and from New Zealand, via Panama Canal

4) Ausralia to the United Kingdom, via the Suez Canal

5) New York to Australia and New Zealand, via Panama Canal

6) Canada to Australia and New Zealand, via Panama Canal

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See also the shipping in 1971 section.

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This page last updated April 7, 2009.