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Who we are

Cavan, South Australia 1990’s

Northline is an experienced Australian-based, global logistics business with an industry-leading national network and an international reach into more than 100 countries.

We have 13 depots across Australia with the ability and flexibility to tailor solutions to meet our customers’ requirements and evolving market demands, including scaling up to add further capacity as needed.

Our customers freight can start or end in international cities, small towns or remote communities, but wherever the destination, you can rely on Northline to deliver.

That’s why, we are, Australia’s Global Logistics People.

Established 1983

We were founded in 1983 to service remote communities in Northern Australia and these early challenges shaped Northline and helped establish our values, build trust and form valuable partnerships that still exist to this day.

Customer Service

Supported by an Australian-based Customer Service team, we provide a global, personalised service that connects our customers with their customers right across the world.

Technology

Investments in new, market leading technologies mean that Northline customers can track their freight every step of the way, knowing that with us it’s in safe hands.

From start-ups to blue-chip customers, the freight we’re transporting is helping to build the global economy in sectors ranging from:

Renewable energy
Medical technologies
Wine production
FMCG
Pharmaceuticals
Retail

Our team

Craige Whitton

Chief Executive Officer

Brett Curtis

General Manager Operations

Rob Baigent

Head of Sales

Stuart Beren

General Manager Business Performance

Our timeline

1983

Northline established

Opening of Darwin depot

Opening of Adelaide depot

1985

Opening of Alice Springs depot

Opening of Brisbane depot

Opening of Katherine depot

Opening of Tennant Creek depot

Northline acquired Victor Harbour Transport

1994

Opening of Melbourne depot

Opening of Perth depot

Opening of Sydney depot

1997

U Pack It moving service commenced

1999

Graduate Program commenced

2003

Northline acquired Melbourne Warehouse Company

Opening of Broome depot

2006

Opening of Townsville depot

2008

Northline celebrated 25 years

National Call Centre opened

International services commenced

Opening of Cairns depot

2010

Sponsorship with NT Minnows

2011

Northline acquired QAL Transport

2015

Opening of Darwin’s purpose-built facility

2016

Opening of Adelaide’s purpose-built facility

2018

Northline celebrated 35 years

2019

Opening of Perth’s purpose-built facility

Northline introduced ‘Australia’s Global Logistics People’ tagline