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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.


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

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


Northline established

Opening of Darwin depot

Opening of Adelaide depot


Opening of Alice Springs depot

Opening of Brisbane depot

Opening of Katherine depot

Opening of Tennant Creek depot

Northline acquired Victor Harbour Transport


Opening of Melbourne depot

Opening of Perth depot

Opening of Sydney depot


U Pack It moving service commenced


Graduate Program commenced


Northline acquired Melbourne Warehouse Company

Opening of Broome depot


Opening of Townsville depot


Northline celebrated 25 years

National Call Centre opened

International services commenced

Opening of Cairns depot


Sponsorship with NT Minnows


Northline acquired QAL Transport


Opening of Darwin’s purpose-built facility


Opening of Adelaide’s purpose-built facility


Northline celebrated 35 years


Opening of Perth’s purpose-built facility

Northline introduced ‘Australia’s Global Logistics People’ tagline