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Freight On Board began in Melbourne as a one person operation in 1990. With a desire to grow the company through hard work and a professional and friendly service, we are today one of the leading and most well respected medium sized customs brokerage and freight forwarding companies in the sphere of international trade.
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The Friedreich's Ataxia Association of Victoria Committee.

President: Jason Coffey

Adrian McLean

Mark Glascodine

Secretary: Marcus Purdue

Catherine Bye

Renee Reidy

Treasurer: Michael Coffey

Ian Jones

Tanya Coffey

Public Relations: Lee Bailey 

Lawrence Wilson