Airport Redevelopment


Major airport redevelopment continues with major upgrades to airside pavements and infrastructure to improve safety, security, flexibility and capability. Completed projects include a second taxiway (view video), an asphalt overlay and grooving of the runway and airfield lighting upgrades PHIA Airfield Lighting Project PHIA Airfield Lighting Project.  

The transformation has moved landside with the commencement of underground civil works and car parking and ground transport redevelopment works. Project Lead: NS Group  Builder: ADCO

Port Hedland International Airport (PHIA) has an Industrial Park development within the airport boundary, with the only direct RAV10 road-train access from the Great Northern Highway in Port Hedland. PHIA's Industrial Park is centrally located in Australia's North West, the 30ha development offers tenants a set of unique benefits, including flexible lease options and infrastructure development support. Contact: PHIA Commercial and Business Development Manager, Inayat Zaman 0428 397 697

We're working hard to deliver a revitalised airport which makes the Port Hedland community proud and has the ongoing capacity to service the burgeoning mining interests, oil and gas industry and diverse opportunities in the region. PHIA Group is committed to investing in the Port Hedland community’s airport asset to keep the region ‘open for business’ and ensure the airport maintains its safety and security standards while offering enhanced customer experiences to our community.

Community Update - Stage 2 Works

We advise airport users that new, temporary road access arrangements will be in place at Port Hedland International Airport, from 10 October Stage 2: Information for all road access and vehicle parking

Landside redevelopment Stage 2 is underway. This construction phase impacts road networks, parking, vehicle and pedestrian access to facilities on the airport. Safety is paramount, we ask every airport user to adhere to signposted speed limits and directions by airport personnel. We appreciate your patience while we are transforming the airport.

PHIA seek the cooperation of all Airport users to be observant and follow directions and speed restrictions for the duration of these works. We thank you for your patience during the transformation.



Contact:   Airport Operations  08 9160 0500 
Airport Users:   Subject Line: Airport Redevelopment
Media:   Corporate Affairs

About the Port Hedland International Airport - The PHIA Group of Companies (PHIA Group) is the lessee and operator of the Port Hedland International Airport. PHIA Group’s underlying investors, managed by AMP Capital and Infrastructure Capital Group, are preeminent Australian infrastructure investors.