Facilities

In September 2008, Summer Harvest occupied our purpose built state of-the-art fully temperature controlled warehouse and office facility located at Warehouse D South Gate East, Brisbane Markets Rocklea Queensland.

  • Our facility is fully refrigerated with back to base monitoring to ensure that temperature control is maintained 24/7.
  • Purpose designed cool rooms within our warehouse that are capable of maintaining a range of temperatures as required
  • Access to and from the warehouse is via rapid roller doors capable of opening and closing at a rate of 2.5m per second
  • Custom fitted dock levellers on our receiving/dispatch dock which provides ease of loading/unloading.
  • Transport which is not suited to the dock levellers are loaded/unloaded on our licensed hardstand in front of our docks.

Warehouse

  • Our facility is fully refrigerated with back to base monitoring to ensure that temperature control is maintained 24/7.   Already this has proven to extend the shelf life of our produce thereby reducing wastage for our customers.
  • With purpose designed cool rooms within our warehouse that are capable of maintaining a range of temperatures as required, we can ensure that all produce is managed and maintained in the best possible manner.

Transport

  • Access to and from the warehouse is via rapid roller doors capable of opening and closing at a rate of 2.5m per second ensuring that minimal cool air escapes from our trading floor.
  • Our transport operators are catered for with custom fitted dock levellers on our receiving/dispatch dock which provides ease of loading/unloading.
  • Transport which is not suited to the dock levellers are loaded/unloaded on our licensed hardstand in front of our docks.

Export Loading

  • Export sea container loadings have been catered for with 3 bays which have access to 3 phase power ensuring that refrigerated containers are operating through the entire loading process, again to maintain the cool chain and ensure freshness of our produce on arrival at its destination throughout the world.   Our selected container transport operators have direct access to containers located on our licensed hardstand making for a quick turn around when dropping or picking up containers for return to the wharf or loading facility.

Office Facilities

  • Our pupose designed and built office accommodation including Boardroom is located on the mezzanine level some 5m above our trading floor and caters for all staff including Sales, Administration, Finance and IT Centre.
  • Entry to our facility is through our Reception which is manned from 5am daily by our administration staff who will direct you query to the appropriate staff member.