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New Zealand

Shipping to New Zealand?

World Cargo, located in Vancouver, BC, are experts when it comes to shipping internationally to New Zealand. New Zealand is a country that consists of 2 main islands and sits off the coast of Australia. Both islands have volcanoes and glaciers present. The capital, Wellington features Te Papa Tonarewa – the expansive national museum. Mt. Victoria on the North Island and Fiordland on the South Island were featured as ‘Middle Earth’ in Peter Jackson’s “Lord of the Rings” films.

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Auckland is built around 2 large harbors and is a major city on the northern end of New Zealand’s North Island. Central Queen Street features the iconic Sky Tower with views of Viaduct Harbor – full of super-yachts and lined with bars and cafes. The city’s oldest park, Auckland Domain is built around an extinct volcano. Mission Bay Beach is minutes from Downtown and can be accessed easily. Curious about shipping to Auckland? Get a free quote from World Cargo!

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Wellington is the capital of New Zealand and sits on the southernmost point of the North Island on Cook Strait. The city features a waterfront promenade, sandy beaches, a working harbor, and colorful traditional architecture. Winter features strong winds that come through the Cook Strait, earning the city the nickname Windy Wellington. Get a quote to ship to Wellington today.

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Christchurch sits on the east coast of New Zealand’s South Island. A garden city set on the Canterbury Plains, flat-bottomed punts glide on the Avon River that cuts through the city center. The city features riverfront cycling paths as well as expansive, gorgeous parks and botanical gardens. The city suffered damage in 2010 and 2011 when 2 major earthquakes destroyed many of the buildings in the city’s center and work continues today. Get a quote for free!

Other Shipping Destinations in New Zealand

Don’t see the location you’re looking for? No worries, we ship to every airport and port throughout New Zealand. Other popular locations include: Port Chalmers, Napier and Tauranga. Have questions about a more rural location? Contact Us and get your questions answered!

What you need to consider when shipping to New Zealand

All ocean and air cargo destined for New Zealand must be properly packed or crated. It is essential that packing be done properly. That’s why it is important to choose an experienced international shipping partner. You will get peace of mind and confidence that your goods will be moved professionally and efficiently. Here is what we want you to consider:

  • Your industry specialist should be familiar with what is being shipped and where it’s going. You need to be fully informed on proper packing and what to expect when off-loading and unpacking. If bulk pricing is possible you cansave money. A specialist will talk to you about this.
  • Provide a complete list of the goods to be shipped to New Zealand. Anything you can carry yourself will reduce costs. Your shipping partner can advise you on what to prioritize to save time and money.
  • Get a free quote online. Make sure you ask a lot of questions. International shipping can be complicated and daunting. Be an informed consumer.