Pacific National

Australia’s most trusted and respected logistics partner.

Freight is the backbone of the Australian economy.

As Australia’s largest private rail freight operator, we take great pride in delivering our best every day. With a relentless focus on safety and customer service, our services span the length and breadth of the country, connecting terminals, paddocks and pits to ports efficiently moving essential goods and commodities for our customers.

Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year we handle the millions of tonnes of raw resources, retail goods, manufacturing products, and construction materials that keep Australia’s economy, businesses and households on track.


People employed across the country


Locations from Darwin to Melbourne and from Perth to Port Kembla


Active locomotives

Customer Stories

BHP Billiton Ltd

Working together for an energy solution


A collaboration with a leading global resources company


A unique relationship that works


At Pacific National, we care more. We are committed to delivering what matters for our people, customers and shareholders.

The Pacific National Approach, Our PNA provides clear direction about what is important to us, what we stand for and how we behave – it is our DNA and the essence of Pacific National. It is what will ensure we achieve our vision of being recognised as Australia’s most trusted and respected logistics partner.

Above all else we prioritise safety and we work with our customers to innovate and succeed together. Our leaders inspire, foster leadership excellence and a respectful culture. We value kindness, curiosity and gratitude while encouraging each other to take accountability, keep it simple and to share more.

We always have a wide range of positions available so please take some time to explore job opportunities. We want all our employees to reach their potential and enjoy an exciting and rewarding career at Pacific National.

Pacific National's Acknowledgement

Pacific National acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to their elders past and present and emerging, and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.