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The VTA are instrumental in coordinating and running events that promote and recognise excellence in the Australian transport and logistics industry. If you would like more information about events or to stay informed about what is going on in the transport and logistics sector in Australia, please contact us on (03) 9646 8590.

Australian Freight Industry Awards 2017.  To view the highlights of the 2017 awards function please go to the following link:

    16 Feb
    VTA Golf Day 2018 – Sponsored by Viva Energy

    Long Island Golf Club


    VIVA Energy Australia Golf Day at the National Golf Club (Long Island Site) on 16 February 2018

    When using the online booking system, please ensure you provide the VTA with the Golf Link Number and mobile contact for each attendee via email to ​

    The day kick starts the VTA’s busy 2018 events calendar with an informal, yet competitive, round of golf to reconnect with fellow members and industry colleagues after the Christmas and New Year break.

    Where: National Golf Club (Long Island Site)

    Dandenong Road, Frankston

    When: Friday, 16 February

    Registration at 11am, followed by lunch

    Shotgun tee off 12.30pm


    VTA Members – Individual, $100; Team (4), $400 (plus GST)

    Non-members– Individual, $125; Team (4), $500 (plus GST)

    Includes green fees, range balls, lunch, cocktail food & beverages

    Hole Sponsorship: $1,200 (plus GST)

    Includes golf for four people, lunch, refreshments, postgame

    snacks, opportunity to place merchandise & signage at your hole

    Dress: Tailored Shorts (if worn), collared shirt, white socks, soft spikes



    VTA Members – Individual, $100; Team (4), $400 (plus GST)

    Non-members– Individual, $125; Team (4), $500 (plus GST)

    Includes green fees, range balls, lunch, cocktail food & beverages

    18 Mar
    VTA State Conference 2018

    Mantra, Lorne


    The VTA State Conference is again being held at Mantra Lorne on the Great Ocean Road from 18 to 20 March 2018.

    The State Conference will be an invaluable opportunity to discuss prominent issues in our ever-changing industry, and receive a firsthand update from those responsible for setting the legislative and regulatory agenda that impacts transport operators and their businesses.

    20 Apr
    Annual Women’s Lunch 2018 – Sponsored by TWUSUPER
    09 May
    Port Outlook 2018 – Sponsored by DP World
    10 May
    Ministerial Breakfast 2018 – Sponsored by Zurich Financial Services and SG Fleet
    26 Jun
    Freight Outlook 2018 – Sponsored by Viva Energy Aust, Trimble, TWM Systems and TWUSUPER

    Lifeguards, Port Melbourne

    01 Sep
    VTA Australian Freight Industry Awards 2018

    Palladium Ballroom at Crown
    8 Whiteman Street, Southbank


    The Australian Freight Industry Awards are among the most coveted accolades in the Australian transport industry, and recognise fantastic achievements across a range of categories and sectors. The 2017 award winners will be announced at a special presentation that celebrates their achievements.

    The presentation evening includes a sumptuous three course meal and music and entertainment from some of Australia’s most popular acts including:

    When and Where

    Saturday, 1 September, 2018

    Palladium Ballroom at Crown

    8 Whiteman Street, Southbank


    Formal – black tie.

    07 Dec
    VTA Christmas Lunch 2018

    MCC Members Dining Room, MCG, Level 2
    Use lifts 5,6,7
    Commencing at 12.30pm and concluding at 3.30pm