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Company History

Five Star Freight Systems has been successfully trading at one of the world’s busiest international airports, London Heathrow, since March 1993.

Bob Messenger, who has over 20 years experience in the Freight Forwarding Industry, formed the company.

In addition to general shipping, London produced specialized services such as Airport Terminal Customs clearance, On Board Couriers and express export services for time sensitive movements such as factory stoppages and aircraft on ground - (A.O.G).

The London office is utilized by over 100 freight Forwarding Agents to carry out these specialist movements, and has an excellent industry reputation. Bob has now moved to Melbourne, fulfilling a long ambition to live and work in Australia and has opened up our new office.

London will now link up with Melbourne to provide a quality Import / Export service between the UK, Australia and the rest of the world.

Our commitment to Customer Service has established us as one of the UK’s leading freight providers.

Our working philosophy is to ensure that our customers always come first. We aim to become your business partner, offering expert advice and solutions to all your importing and exporting requirements.

Five Star offers total Freight Forwarding from Import / Export Door-to-Door Service Worldwide, Customs Clearance, Transportation and Storage.

Being able to offer customers a complete logistics solution will be the reason for Five Star’s success in Australia. Five Star’s Australian facilities are first class and utilise the latest technology.

Our team of Professional Staff are kept up to date on reliable import, export, customs, and logistics services and are fully committed to quality management and customer satisfaction.
Thanks to our worldwide network, Five Star's airfreight specialists here in Australia have their fingers on the pulse of airline services on direct flights, consolidations, door-to-door and express traffic.

And with this know-how at its fingertips, our Australian Air Freight Division will search the world for the best way to move your cargo both quickly and economically. All shipments are monitored to ensure arrival via a global tracking system

Regular consolidation services to and from the global network, offer one of the few truly comprehensive import-export airfreight services available in Australia.
When it comes to airfreight, the sky's the limit

We kindly invite you to contact us for a no obligation quote when you next have any freight forwarding enquiries, our small friendly team will be delighted to hear from you.