Nominate today for the 2020 AFIAs

The Victorian Transport Association (VTA), with entry deadline just a few weeks away, is encouraging those companies intending to nominate to do so ASAP at the AFIA website.

AFIA nominations close 7 September.

“The VTA has been thrilled with the response by the Australian transport industry to this year’s Australian Freight Industry Awards, with numerous entries received across the seven award categories on offer,” said VTA CEO, Peter Anderson. “Our sincere thanks to TWUSUPER and Viva Energy Australia for sponsoring these awards, which would not be possible without their generous support.”

Nominations are open for the following award categories:

Female Leadership Award – sponsored by Viva Energy Australia
Personality of the Year Award – sponsored by CMV Truck & Bus
Investment in People Award – sponsored by Logical Staffing Solutions
Application of Technology Award – sponsored by Transport Certification Australia
Young Achiever Award – sponsored by Daimler Truck & Bus
Best Practice Safety Award – sponsored by Gallagher
Sustainable Environment Award – sponsored by National Transport Insurance

Award criteria can be reviewed at the AFIA website.

The VTA encourages its members and freight and logistics operators Australia-wide to support the awards and the industry by nominating for one or more categories.

Anderson said the VTA is also encouraging members and their staff to support the awards and their transport industry colleagues by registering to watch the livestream AFIA presentation on Sunday, 20 September from 7.30-8.45pm.

“This free event will feature presentations to each of our seven award winners, as well as several musical acts and performances from some of Australia’s most notable entertainers. To register, simply visit, and be sure to follow our new AFIA LinkedIn, Instagram and Facebook social media channels for regular updates,” he said.

(Image: Swire Mining – Logistics – Industrial (Kalari Division) Clare Gianchino after receiving the 2019 AFIA Female Leadership Award.)

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