Gold Star Automotive was established in 1998
Gold Star started out in Balfour St. Launceston and in 2004, moved to its current location in Rees St. Invermay In 2011.read more
GOLD STAR AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE CENTRE was established in 1998 by Paul & Loretta Gill. Gold Star started out in Balfour St. Launceston and in 2004, moved to its current location in Rees St. Invermay. In 2011, Andrew Atkinson rejoined the team, establishing GOLDSTAR AUTOMOTIVE PTY LTD, as we are now known. Starting in 2013, we expanded our office space to better our service.
Our team has many years combined experience in all mechanical repairs, dating back to 1980.
Director, Workshop Manager, Proprietor
Andrews experience in the mechanical industry started in 2000, when he began as an apprentice at Gold Star Automotive Service Centre, under the guidance of Paul Gill. Andrew worked for Paul for a number of years before spending the next several years working and operating heavy machinery and trucks. Andrew returned in 2011 to establish Goldstar Automotive Pty Ltd with Paul. In his spare time, Andrew enjoys dirt bike riding, spending time with his family and is a keen recreational shooter.
Director, Office Manager, Proprietor
Paul has a wealth of experience in the automotive industry, starting in 1981. His interest in English vehicles began in 1984 at Bessant Motors in Kings Meadows, who had the JRA (Jaguar Rover Australia) agency. In 1990, Paul began operating as Paul Gill Automotive, from our current premises in Invermay. Then in 1998, Paul moved to Balfour St. and started Gold Star Automotive Service Centre. Later, in 2004, Paul moved the business back to Rees St. Invermay. In 2011, Paul and Andrew established Goldstar Automotive Pty Ltd. Paul is now the office manager at Goldstar. When he isn't at work, Paul is an umpire for Masters Football; he is a regular at the gym and enjoys cycling when the weather permits.
Scott joined our team in early 2007 as an apprentice mechanic. Scott is now a fully qualified automotive technician, whose passion for all things mechanical spreads to his spare time when he is working on his own cars or motorbike riding.
Born in the UK, Paul started his career in the automotive industry in 1981. Paul moved to Australia in 1986 and continued in the industry. Paul has lived and worked all over Australia, in Brisbane, Townsville, Mount Isa and Traralgon before moving to Tasmania. Paul started with Goldstar in 2013 as an automotive technician. When he is not at work, Paul enjoys old Land Rovers and his motorcycle. He spends time with his animals, enjoying music and reading.
The qualified team at GOLDSTAR AUTOMOTIVE have been servicing and caring for all types of vehicles since 1981. Our technicians have had many years experience in caring for vehicles from right around Tasmania, even interstate visitors.
With our fully equipped workshop, over 90 years combined experience and our dedication to excellence; you can be assured that GOLDSTAR AUTOMOTIVE is the right choice for all your vehicle maintenance
"Upon purchasing and Land Rover Freelander, I was resolute Goldstar Automotive serviced this new purchase. I was recommended by an acquaintance to Goldstar some years ago, I am so grateful for the referral. I retained excellent customer service and I enjoy trouble free motoring".