Freight & Logistics Update

Date Posted: 28 February 2022 

28/02/2022 - South-East Queensland Severe Weather Event: With the recent severe weather conditions impacting south-east Queensland, and now affecting the northern NSW region, we anticipate delivery delays into these areas of 3 – 5 business days.

The Dynamic Supplies Brisbane distribution centre is open and trading, however only a limited number of carriers are operating and will be collecting freight from our Brisbane DC today.

  • Aramex / Fastway: Collecting
  • Border Express: Collecting
  • Couriers Please: No service today
  • Toll: No service today
  • Direct Freight: No service today
  • Startrack Air & Road: No service today
  • Australia Post: No service today

11/01/2022 - Aramex ex Melbourne: The regions most impacted by Omicron are Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Geelong and Bendigo, with delays of 3-5 days for delivery into these regions. Perth is also experiencing delays of up to 5 days as a result of unprecedented delivery demand and staffing shortages.

10/01/2022 - Border Express: As a result of the significant increase in Covid numbers, Border Express are expecting delays across the delivery network due to staff having to isolate. The situation is very dynamic and changes day to day. Border Express are doing everything they possibly can to minimise disruption to the service and they ask for your patience and understanding until case numbers start to become manageable again.

2/11/2021 - Go Logistics: Due to the reduction of loading zones in the Sydney CBD, from 4/11/2021, Go Logistics will no longer have a same day delivery service for the Sydney CBD. The service will change to an overnight service only, with a 3.00pm cut off time for pickups. The affected area is The Rocks, Circular Quay, Barangaroo, and all Sydney CBD streets up to Goulburn Street.

25/10/2021 - Toll: Toll have advised they are currently experiencing delays in Melbourne due to unprecedented volumes of freight at the airport, and to allow for an additional 1 - 3 business days for delivery of non-medical items.

25/10/2021 - DFE: DFE have reported an increase in volume of 150%, they have advised to expect delays with deliveries over the coming months.

20/10/2021 - Startrack: Please note that Startrack services will be affected due to industrial action Thursday, 21 October.

18/10/2021 - Go Logistics | NSW Metro: Go Logistics will be returning to same day metro services from Monday, 18 October.

7/9/2021 - Startrack Express | Shepparton Depot / Murray Region: The Shepparton Startrack depot has been closed for a deep clean due to a staff member testing positive for COVID0-19. Stock is now being released, but delays are expected due to a backlog. .