Christmas Operating Hours

We will be closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day. If you have shipments due over the holiday season and are going away, talk to us now and we’ll find a solution to suit you.


Companies we deal with in both airfreight and seafreight have advised us of the following times of operation or closure over Christmas.

Qantas Freight
Christmas Eve
- Monday 24 December: Standard operating hours
Christmas Day - Tuesday 25 December: Domestic - All cargo terminals closed
International – Closed: Brisbane Import; Standard operating hours - Brisbane Export
Boxing Day - Wednesday 26 December: Domestic - Sunday operating hours
International - Standard operating hours: Brisbane, Cairns; Closed: Coolangatta

Menzies Aviation: (Brisbane)
Operating hours and charge schedules for Menzies Aviation Cargo Terminals will remain unchanged for the Christmas and New Year periods.

Patrick Stevedores (Brisbane)
Christmas Eve - Monday 24 December: Day Shift – Open; Evening Shift – Closed
Christmas Day - Tuesday 25 December – Midnight/Day/Evening Shifts – Closed
Boxing Day - Wednesday 26 December: Open for Ships; Receivals & Delivery on Request

DP World (Brisbane)
Christmas Eve - Monday 24 December: All operations cease at 1500 hrs.
Christmas Day - Tuesday 25 December: No operations for Vessels or R & D
Boxing Day - Wednesday 26 December: Vessel and Road operations commence at 0700 hrs

Hutchison Ports (Brisbane)
Christmas Eve - Monday 24 December: - Yard & Vessel Operations cease at 1500 hrs.
Christmas Day - Tuesday 25 December – Terminal Closed
Boxing Day - Wednesday 26 December - Yard opens 2300; Vessel Operations recommence 0600 hrs.