Friday 16th Nov, 2018

Industry mourns Bill Allport


RESPECTED Sydney freight industry figure William (Bill) Allport has passed away from cancer, aged 77.

One person who contacted Daily Cargo News said “there wouldn’t be a person in the shipping (container) side of freight in Sydney who had a bad word to say about Bill”.

Bill was for more than twenty years group national transport manager of Manildra Group starting in August 1994 and retiring in December 2014.

A service is to be held on Friday 7 September starting 10am at the North Chapel, Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Camden Valley Way, Leppington.

The family has asked that in lieu of flowers a donation to the Cancer Council or Dementia Australia.

More details to come.

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