Freight

Melbourne Airport Freight, Post Facilities And Freighter Parking

Melbourne Airport Freight, Post Facilities And Freighter Parking

The physical, geographical and logistical attributes of Victoria - and its aviation gateway Melbourne Airport - ensure that Melbourne is firmly entrenched in its position as the freight hub for Australasia.

Melbourne Airport handles 350,000 tonnes of air freight per annum, giving it more than 30 per cent of Australia's freight market.

Cargo terminal operators at Melbourne Airport include Qantas, Menzies, Toll Dnata, DHL, and the Australia Post Gateway facility.

In addition to over 3000 weekly flights that service Melbourne, there are three dedicated freight carriers operating from Melbourne Airport, operating more than 50 freight services monthly. The international freight airlines currently servicing Melbourne are Malaysia Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Qantas and Singapore Airlines.

Melbourne is Australia’s domestic air freight hub, delivering freight to and from all corners of the country each day. Melbourne Airport has five dedicated freighter parking positions on its Southern Freighter Apron, ensuring significant capacity for growth in air freight over the next decade.The Southern Apron Expansion project is currently underway to create 21 new aircraft parking bays complimenting daily operations at the new Terminal 4 and is due for completion in the second half of 2015. 

Our advantages:

  • 24-hour curfew-free operation
  • Unrivalled arterial road access
  • Airline network and scheduling
  • Access to new markets
  • Blue-chip development sites
  • Commitment

For all freight lodgement or pick up enquiries contact the relevant airline.

Dedicated freighters

 Cargo terminal operators

Melbourne Airport Fright, Post Facilities And Freighter Parking       Qantas Freight  www.qantasfreight.com
Melbourne Airport Fright, Post Facilities And Freighter Parking    Toll Dnata Aviation Services        www.tolldnata.com
Melbourne Airport Fright, Post Facilities And Freighter Parking   Menzies Aviation   www.menziesaviation.com
Melbourne Airport Fright, Post Facilities And Freighter Parking   DHL Express  www.dhl.com

 

Industry Links

Maritrade (Australian Airfreight Statistics)  www.airfreightstats.com.au
Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association www.cbfca.com.au
Australian Federation of International Forwarders  www.afif.asn.au

For a full listing of Airlines and Ground Handlers see the Airline information page.