Global Shipping Experts - With Over 50 Years Experience

About Us

Willship is the amalgamation of two specialized freight forwarders – one focussed on international automotive freight, the other in general freight. The result is a team with over 100 years industry experience and an expertise in all elements of international shipping.

Our staff can simplify the complex world of international shipping and international trade. They do it because they are passionate about helping our customers grow.

Our Breadth Of Experience

• More than a billion dollars of cargo is entrusted to us every year

• Thousands of successful shipments per year

• Trusted by some of Australia’s largest brands

• Deep Relationships with more than 125 trusted worldwide agents

Willship are pioneers of the Trans-Tasman route for the personal movement of automotive cargo. We provide thorough, up-to-date information to our thousands of happy customers – from start to finish.

Our Purpose

We help individuals, families, and businesses navigate the complex world of International logistics. We create solutions and provide expertise to our customers through innovation, technology, and unparalleled customer service.

Our Vision

To be recognized as an innovator and a leader within the industry, we strive to modernize and simplify what is traditionally a confusing and antiquated industry.

Our Mission

We want to change the way people think about freight forwarding, we want to prioritize customer service and work towards simplifying pricing and processes for anyone that we work with. We want to use our knowledge to craft solutions for people and businesses so we can grow together

Our Services

Our automotive freight division provides:
  • International door to door services for all automotive cargo - vehicles, motorcycles, caravans, motorhomes, trailer boats, and much more
  • Guidance on all compliance and registration issues
  • Expertise on foreign import tax laws tailored to your personal situation
  • Full assistance with transit insurance
  • Breakbulk and RoRo specialized shipments
General Freight
Our general freight division provides:
  • International Air Freight Services
  • International Sea Freight Services - both full and partial container loads
  • Project Logistics
  • Customs Clearance
  • Quarantine Clearance
  • Order Tracking
  • Warehousing
  • Domestic Transportation
Why Work With Willship?
Problem Solving
Experienced Team
World-wide Connections

If problems arise, our staff have the experience to find the solutions. And it doesn’t hurt to have contacts and relationships extending around the globe.

Our Leadership Team

Nick Proctor

13 years experience

Nick decided from the beginning, that to fully understand the industry, he needed to experience as many positions as possible. He spent the best part of a decade mastering the intricacies of air and sea freight operations before turning his focus and expertise towards the international movement of vehicles and similar cargo.

Nick pioneered the Trans-Tasman trade lane for personal cargo and went on to build Australia and New Zealand’s first automated instant quote platform, which allows people to get instant easy to understand information and pricing for the International movement of their goods – all at the click of a button.

Several years on, his focus remains on the ongoing improvement and development of our worldwide door to door service for personal and commercial cargo. He has built a network of like-minded people all over the world and has helped thousands of people safely move their goods.

Rhyss Williams

36 years experience

Rhyss was born into the freight industry. His father owned and operated a freight company, Rhyss joined the business in 1984. Naturally, he had to start from the bottom as a driver doing paperwork and goods deliveries, plus the physical exams with Customs and Quarantine officers. But that’s how you learn a business.

Rhyss studied the course to become a Customs Broker and was licensed in 1992. He remains licensed and involved in day to day operations. Completing annual Continued Professional Development and Biosecurity Accreditation to keep abreast of changes.

There is nothing Rhyss hasn’t seen before, no problem that is unique. His wealth of experience is unparalleled. He has an incredible eye for detail and strives for compliance in everything he does.

Jason Williams

29 Years experience

Jason started his career as a courier driver and worked his way up from here. His knowledge base continued to grow as he moved through all areas of the Industry. He loved taking control of shipments and looking for any potential ways to improve the process.

He has worked in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne in varying Managerial roles and really excelled in Project Cargo, Vessel Chartering and International Boat Logistics.

Jason believe’s that relationships are incredibly important for success in the Logistics Industry and he prides himself on securing and building long term and trusted business partnerships spanning the globe.

His mission – think outside the box, look after your customers, and constantly improve the way our industry operates.


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Client Testimonials

We have move tens of thousands of shipments in and out of Australia and all over the world. Our team has spent decades building long term successful relationships with our clients and fine tuning every aspect of our process to ensure our service offering to second to none. We are the international shipping partner you can depend on and our past and present clients can attest to our proven track record!


Willship International

3A/153 Saint Vincents Road, Queensland 4014, Australia