Find a freight forwarder in Australia with our comprehensive listing. As the world’s leading exporter of iron ore and gold, Australia is a highly developed nation with well-paved roads for trucking and around 300 airports. Australia has a robust intra-state train system, “The Great Southern Rail” for freight, and in 2004 Australia finally connected all mainland capital cities with standard gauge rail. Marine ports such as Port Botany in Sydney are excellent for transport by sea and can accommodate ships up to 230m in length with a bulk weight of 90,000 tons. Australia is excellent for air freight, as well: a 2004 survey estimated there to be 448 airports in the country with Sydney Airport (SYD) being the busiest in all of Oceania.