Express Ground Handling

Ground Handling Services

Our aim at Express Ground Handling is simple – to provide our customers with excellence in Ground Handling Services.
Express Ground Handling was established in 2004 to fill a need for competitive ground handling services within the Qantas Group.
We are now an established company with staff in Adelaide, Avalon, Cairns, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne.

Company Profile

  • Training & Compliance

    Express Ground Handling supports the fundamentals of its business via extensive recruitment, induction and on-going training programs. Its parent, Qantas Airways Limited, has endorsed Express Ground Handling’s Safety and Operational programs and acts as a direct resource through on-line training modules. Every Express Ground Handling employee has 24/7 access through high-speed intra and internet systems. All systems are regularly audited as appropriate.

    Express Ground Handling’s operational business is supported by 11 Certificate IV Workplace Training & Assessment qualified trainers who deliver and monitor operational standards at their respective ports.

    Modern and progressive methodology supports new age Low Cost Carrier models. Our company prides itself on working directly with its customers to ensure the highest quality and value is delivered at all times.

    All Express Ground Handling employees achieve the following minimum standards prior to engagement in the operating environment:

    • Manual Handling
    • Dangerous Goods Awareness
    • HOT II & Security Annex Six
    • Aircraft Load Awareness
    • OH&S
    • Ramp Safety Awareness
    • EEO
    • Ground Handling Security Introduction
  • North East & South East Coast

    Express Ground Handling currently operates from six airports along Australia’s eastern and south-eastern seaboards. These locations include Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Sydney, Melbourne (Tullamarine), along with Australia’s newest secondary major city airport, Melbourne (Avalon).

  • Dynamic Flexibility

    Sound parentage supports a young and dynamic management team. This, coupled with a progressive workplace agreement, enables Express Ground Handling to mobilize quickly and effectively at any Australian airport location.


Express Ground Handling
Terminal 2
Domestic Airport
NSW 2020