Avalon Airport is used for a significant number of specialist freight operations throughout the year. The airport is favoured for its location, ease of access and capacity – being able to accommodate up to 100 tonnes per movement. The Avalon freight ground handling team and flight operations crew are well known for their efficient and prompt service, a strong focus on customer service and care in moving all cargo.
The most notable freight operations at Avalon include the Melbourne Formula 1 Grand Prix, V8 Supercars and Superbikes. Avalon possesses international airport status, including ‘first port of entry’ rights for handling freight.