Community Involvement

In addition to supporting many local schools, charities, sporting groups and community organizations.

The general community is held with high regard with sponsorship of events all through various states of Australia. It is important to support the community which helps support us.

The Martin Group of Companies and our staff financially support the Westpac Rescue Helicopter service, the RACQ CQ Rescue Helicopters and Careflight Rescue Helicopters which each employee donates an amount from their pay per week and Gordon Martin himself matches the donations yearly. This service has already helped some of our families and will continue to do so in the future.

Martins Stock Haulage sponsors the Young Auctioneers annual competitions held at the Sydney Royal Easter Show and the Brisbane EKKA.

The Martin Group also sponsors other industry specific events:

  • Landmark Classic Campdraft Tamworth
  • Landmark Campdraft Toowoomba
  • Australian Quarter Horse Association Campdraft Tamworth
  • Australian Stock Horse Sales and Campdraft Dalby
  • Show Jumping Event Rockhampton Show
RACQ Rescue Helicopters
Careflight Rescue Helicopter

Industry Involvement

The Martin Group continues to be active members of both the ALRTA (Australian Livestock and Rural Transporters Association and the Livestock and Bulk Carriers Association (NSW and the QLRTA (Queensland Livestock and Rural Transporters Association. These associations are the fore front of industry, regarding all legislative and regulative requirements, helping our industry change with the future.

Martins also have representation at the ATA (Australian Trucking Association) and Trucksafe.

Regular newsletters, meetings and phone conversations are held with our staff advising on issues relevant to the transport industry.