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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’s going on in the transport and logistics sector in Australia, please contact us on (03) 9646 8590.

    02 Sep
    VTA Australian Freight Industry Awards 2017

    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:

    The Matt Hetherington Band
    Mark Seymour (Hunters and Collectors)
    Sarah Valentine
    This is Motown
    When and Where

    Saturday, 2 September, 2017

    Palladium Ballroom at Crown

    8 Whiteman Street, Southbank


    Formal – black tie with a touch of Motown



    Individual ticket:               $295 (excluding GST)

    Table of 10:                       $2800 (excluding GST)

    02 Sep
    Entry Criteria for the Australian Freight Industry Awards

    Now in their 28th year, the AFIAs have grown to become one of the most coveted accolades in the Australian freight industry, and are intended to recognise and acknowledge the outstanding achievements of participants in the transport sector.
    Six awards will be eagerly contested this year and I invite you and your organisation to nominate for one or more categories:
    • Investment in People Award
    • Best Practice Safety Award
    • Application of Technology Award
    • Waste & Recycling Award
    • Young Achiever of the Year Award
    • Personality of the Year Award


    Cost to enter the awards is free.

    02 Sep
    Australian Freight Industry Awards: Special Suit Hire Offer, in Conjunction with Ferrari Formal Wear

    The VTA, in conjunction with Ferrari Formal Wear are pleased to offer attendees to this year’s AFIA’s a 25% discount on the hire of formal suits. The attached flyer has further details.