Welcome to Heinemann Australia

About us

Heinemann Australia was established in 2014 to represent the group in the Trans-Tasman region, in conjunction with winning the Duty Free tender at prestigious Sydney Airport. Now boasting seven impressive stores, HEINEMANN Tax & Duty operates 10,000 sqm of retail space at this destination port.

As of 21st October, 2018 Heinemann Australia has secured a seven-year contract for two shops in Departures and Arrivals at Gold Coast Airport. Trading under the Heinemann Duty Free branding, the retailer will operate a 430sq m Departures shop and a 300sq m Arrivals outlet. The shops will focus on spirits, wine and sparkling wine as well as perfumes and cosmetics. Both retail areas will be designed as walk-through shops and over the course of the terminal expansions, the shops will also be expanded with a new design concept by 2020.

To further support our business, we have talented professionals driving our Purchasing, Logistics, Finance, Marketing and Human Resources teams with acknowledgement of our dedicated crew of over 400 servicing our shop floors and customers alike each and every day to deliver upon our brand promises.

Rooted in Gebr. Heinemann’s legacy, Heinemann Australia is committed to being a key player in Travel Retail by becoming the preferred partner for landlords, operators and suppliers. Also by maintaining our enduring commercial relationships and fostering mutual growth with our business partners.

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Management Team

Under the leadership of Managing Director Richard Goodman, the Management team of Heinemann Australia; Che Lewer (Head of Human Resources), Christopher Thompson (Head of Finance & IT), George Tsoukalas (Head of Operations – Sydney), Ant Thomas (Head of Marketing), Peter Gason (Head of Category Management) and Melissa Cabral-Hale (Head of Logistics, Supply Chain and Compliance) are specialists in their fields and are responsible for endowing our business with extensive knowledge and experience from both international and local markets.

Richard Goodman
Managing Director

Che Lewer
Head of Human Resources

Christopher Thompson
Head of Finance & IT

George Tsoukalas
Head of Operations – Sydney

Ant Thomas
Head of Marketing

Peter Gason
Head of Category Management

Melissa Cabral-Hale
Head of Logistics, Supply Chain and Compliance

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We ensure you have the opportunity to inject your own individual personality and experiences into your day-to-day work, and that you feel you’re taken seriously in the process. Because only then can you be truly passionate about what you do and make decisions that help both you and the company move forward.

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Perhaps you have questions or suggestions, or you need more information about Heinemann Australia? We are always happy to hear from you.

Contact us directly

Heinemann Australia Pty. Ltd.
Level 5, The Charles Ulm Building
Sydney International Airport
10 Cooks River Avenue
Mascot 2020

T +61 1300 001 444