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  • Festive Season Services

    15 December 2014

    During the festive season, Direct Freight Express will be operating with reduced staff levels from the 24th December to the 9th January 2015.

    Please note that we will be closed on the following dates:

    • Thursday, 25th December 2014
    • Friday, 26th December 2014
    • Thursday, 1st January 2015
    • Friday, 2nd January 2015

    Between the 24th December and the 9th January 2015 all pickups must be advised on a daily basis before 2pm as THERE WILL BE NO PERMANENT DAILY PICKUPS during this period.

    Throughout this period you can book a pickup by logging on to your account at www.directfreight.com.au and "Book A Pickup".

    Alternatively, please CALL your local Direct Freight office for all pickup requirements from Wednesday, 24th December 2014 through to Friday, 9th January 2015.

    During this period, our standard ETA schedule will have an additional transit day. This will be reflected on the ETA dates for all consignments dispatched during this period.

    Direct Freight Express would like to wish you all a happy and safe Christmas and New Year.

  • Direct Freight Express Darwin Depot Opens

    2 June 2014

    We welcome Direct Freight Express Darwin to our National distribution network.

    Contact details for our Darwin depot are:

    • Direct Freight Express Darwin
      28 Wedding Road
      Tivendale NT 0822
      Email: darwin@directfreight.com.au

  • Direct Freight Express Gladstone Depot Opens

    28 April 2014

    We welcome Direct Freight Express Gladstone to our National distribution network.

    Contact details for our Gladstone depot are:

    • Direct Freight Express Gladstone
      Unit 4, 24 South Trees Drive
      Gladstone Qld 4680
      Email: gladstone@directfreight.com.au

  • Direct Freight Express Ballina Depot Opens

    09 April 2014

    We welcome Direct Freight Express Ballina to our National distribution network.

    Contact details for our Ballina depot are:

    • Direct Freight Express Ballina
      Unit 1, 13 De-Havilland Crescent
      Ballina NSW 2478
      Email: ballina@directfreight.com.au

  • Direct Freight Express Traralgon Depot Opens

    05 February 2014

    We welcome Direct Freight Express Traralgon to our National distribution network.

    Contact details for depot are:

    • Direct Freight Express Traralgon
      27 McMahon Street
      Traralgon VIC 3844
      Email: traralgon@directfreight.com.au

  • Bunnings includes Direct Freight Express to Core Carrier Program (CCP)

    12 November 2013

    Bunnings is Australia’s leading retailer of home improvement, hardware, garden and outdoor living, with over 1500 suppliers delivering into a network of over 250 stores nationwide.

    Inward supply chain of deliveries to their stores are performed by transport and logistic providers which meet the strict requirements of their Core Carrier Program (CCP).

    Bunnings today announces that Direct Freight Express has successfully met the requirements of the CCP and has been nominated as a participant to their Core Carrier Program.

  • Direct Freight Express Shepparton Depot Opens

    2 September 2013

    We welcome Direct Freight Express Shepparton to our National distribution network.

    Contact details for Shepparton depot are:

    • Direct Freight Express Shepparton
      17 Telford Drive
      Shepparton VIC 3630
      Email: Shepparton@directfreight.com.au

  • Direct Freight Express Mackay Depot Opens

    26 August 2013

    We welcome Direct Freight Express Mackay to our National distribution network.

    Contact details for Mackay depot are:

    • Direct Freight Express Mackay
      32-34 Iridium drive
      Paget QLD 4740
      Email: mackay@directfreight.com.au

  • Direct Freight Express Newcastle Depot Opens

    15 July 2013

    We welcome Direct Freight Express Newcastle to our National distribution network.

    Contact details for Newcastle depot are:

    • Direct Freight Express Newcastle
      20 Yilen Close
      Beresfield NSW 2322
      Email: newcastle@directfreight.com.au