65 industry attendees came along to the Mantra Tullamarine last Friday for our second business networking function for 2017. With guests flying in from Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra and Adelaide

It was a great turnout for a Friday especially, with the theme being Airfreight with a lot of export air operators giving up their precious time to come along to the event and find out the latest with regards to OTS Air Cargo Security changes for shipments to the USA from 1st July.

A big thank you to our Co-Sponsors – Wholesale Logistics & Evans International Freight Consolidators as well as our presenters – Travis Brooks-Garrett from Freight & trade Alliance, Clayton Williams Menzies Aviation, Andrew Hyles OTS and Sandro Penzo Air New Zealand

The Cargo Club of Australia invites all members, guests and industry colleagues to attend our second business / corporate function of the year to be held at the Mantra Tullamarine. We have four guest presenters for the day and after their presentations they are available for an interactive Q & A session.


We are pleased to advise that Wholesale Logistics, one of Melbourne’s leading wholesale freight forwarders will be sponsoring our up coming Airfreight focused event ! If you want some of the best rates and service please contact Colin Speechley on 03 8317 0286 or via email colin@wholesalelogistics.com.a


We are also pleased to advise Evans International Freight Consolidators will be co-sponsoring the event with Wholesale Logistics

Evans International Freight Consolidators, is a Premium Wholesale NVOCC (Non Vessel Operating Common Carrier) and FCL Sea Freight Master Loader. For further details please contact lance@eifc.com.au

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Topic areas: 

 + Known Consignor- CTO updates
+ Chain of responsibility 
+ Low value threshhold(GST)
+ Latest information and updates on Freight & Logistics news

Air NZ

We are pleased to advise that Air New Zealand will be our first airline to give an presentation at the Cargo Club since our rebranding from the Air Cargo Club. Sandro Penzo – Regional Cargo Manager will cover all the latest in their cargo routes and services and an interactive Q&A at the end of the presentation  


Clayton Williams Cargo Manager Melbourne will give a presentation on their current Melbourne operation and some of challenges that they face on a day to day basis. He will also touch on the upcoming USA security screening and how Menzies will be handling this.



 Special guest speaker – Andrew Hyles General Manager will also update us on the government side of the upcoming tougher US security laws and known consignor.

WHEN: Friday 26th May 2017

WHERE: Mantra Tullamarine – Cnr Melrose Drive & Trade Park Drive, Tullamarine

TIME: 12:00 Midday to 3:00 PM

RSVP: 23rd May, 2017

COST: $75.00 Members & $85.00 Non Members

CARGO CLUB BOOKING FORM – Business Lunch May 2017

The function will provide a share platter, buffet style lunch, selection of cakes & slices for dessert, coffee, tea plus beer, wine & soft drinks with your meal. We look forward to seeing you on the day and also to continue networking after the presentations.

For more details, bookings and sponsorship opportunities please contact us by email aircargoclub1@gmail.com