The Australian Industrial Truck Association is holding it’s first Forklfit Safety Seminar in Melbourne this week.

Komatsu Forklift Perth has moved to premises at 42 Wildfire Road Maddington, only 15 minutes away from our current location in Kewdale where we have been for over 15 years.

Friday 6 September 2013 between 10am and 4pm Sydney Branch at 7 Welder Road Seven Hills will be hosting an open day.

Crowds at Summernats witnessed a first in the event’s history, as Red Bull Racing Australia’s Jamie Whincup treated them to a colourful burnout performance at Exhibition Park in Canberra, the first time a V8 Supercar has made an appearance at the legendary event.

This year the National Fork Lift Safety Week runs from 3rd- 7th June, and aims to raise awareness around the serious issue of forklift related safety in the workplace. The annual campaign is led by the Australian Industrial Truck Association (AITA) and is designed to raise forklift awareness in the workplace.

The event is aimed at warehouse managers, logistics executives, forklift truck operators, picking staff and the wider public to try and reduce the number of injuries caused by operating forklifts.


Komatsu Forklift Australia is extremely proud of our Sydney technician Stephen Rimoldi who has been recognised as Best Overall, Forklift Certificate III in Automotive Specialist. This prestigious award was presented to Stephen at the South Western Sydney Institute of TAFE presentation event at Smithfield RSL Club on Thursday May 24th.

The Australian Industrial Truck Association (AITA) will be holding a Safety Week Seminar as part of the AITA National Forklift Safety Week.

The Seminar will be held on Tuesday 5 June 2012 and featyre speakers on a range of topics including:

  • Standards
  • Training
  • Tyres and attachments
  • Changes to OH&S requirements and the legal implications
  • Traffic Management Issues and the use of forklift trucks

Registration is free, but participants wishing to attend are asked to contact the AITA Secretariat at to register.


After more than 40 years in Victoria and 10 years in Cherry Lane Komatsu Forklift Australia have moved their Victorian operational head quarters to 1/110 Fitzgerald Rd Laverton North.

Komatsu Forklift Australia is once again the proud National Sponsor of the Christmas Parties for Special Children initiative for the third year in a row.  Our support of this, one of the most important charity event series in the country, meant that the Parties were big enough to cater for over 15,000 children nationally in 2010 and again in 2011.

Tough Komatsu Forklifts for Bradken

Foundry work is tough work.  Many forklifts would fail under the stress and strain of this environment.  So why does Bradken, one of Australia’s largest foundries and mining businesses, chose Komatsu?