Company Facilities

 

EXPRESS FREIGHT DEPOTS

MELBOURNE - Major Expansion 2003
The Melbourne distribution centre opened in June 1996 on 12 acres of land in Tullamarine. It incorporates high speed fully automated sortation with the capacity to handle over 8,000 cartons per hour. A major expansion of this facility on an additional 5 acres of land at the rear of the original site, opened in September 2003. This expansion increased sortation capacity to 14,000 cartons per hour.

PERTH- Opened 2002
The new Perth depot, located on an 11 acre site adjacent to Perth International Airport, was completed in October 2002. The new facility includes automatic and manual sortation and brought Star Track Express and Niteroad Express together on the same site.

BRISBANE - Opened 2002
The new Brisbane depot, located on 16 acres of land in Darra, opened in March 2002. Modelled on Sydney and Melbourne, the new facility includes high speed fully automated sortation with the capacity to handle 8,100 cartons per hour. This facility further enhanced linehaul departure times as well as on-road delivery times.  

 

ADELAIDE - Opened 2001
The Adelaide distribution centre was opened in June 2001 on 6 acres of land in Wingfield. It incorporates automatic and manual sortation equipment enabling efficient operations through peak linehaul arrival and departure periods and earlier on-road departure times.
 

SYDNEY- Opened 2000
The new Sydney depot was opened in September 2000 on 23 acres of land in Minchinbury. This world-class facility incorporates a high speed fully automated dual sortation system with the capacity to handle 16,800 cartons per hour. Investment for growth in high technology depot facilities and IT service support continues to give Star Track Express the edge.

THIRD PARTY WAREHOUSES

  • SYDNEY - opened 2004
    Our new 10,000 square metre warehouse opened for business in September 2004. This new facility offers a full range of warehousing services and replaces the old facility at Smithfield. As with all our major warehouses, the new Minchinbury facility is closely integrated with the nearby express freight depot.

  • BRISBANE - opened 2002
    In October 2002 a new warehouse was opened adjacent to the express freight depot in Darra. This 6,000 square metre facility provides overflow storage, pick and pack, inventory control and scan pack services for customers who prefer to outsource their warehousing activity.

  • MELBOURNE - opened 2002
    A new warehouse directly opposite the Tullamarine Depot opened in April 2002, providing a full range of warehouse services. The warehouse also handles special, time-specific and book-in deliveries which are confirmed electronically through our web-based track & trace freight management system. 6,000 square metre extension to the original 10,000 square metre facility was completed in 2004.

  • PERTH - opened 2000
    Our Perth team also operates a third party warehouse service through a 3,000 square metre facility located in Welshpool. It is envisaged that this operation will eventually be relocated to Perth International Airport.