Get prepared now for your end of year sending!

Send Christmas gifts & more

From late October each year our customers start thinking about sending Christmas gifts overseas, we have student’s moving flats, and people cleaning out their homes for the holidays and selling items on Trade Me. If you’re relocating for new employment, moving office locations or your business sales are going through the roof and you need some logistics support – we offer the full shabang!!

Whatever your needs right now Pack & Send has a solution to help make a manic time of the year much less stressful for all. If you’re sending a package under 25kg get an instant quote here (some restrictions apply) or request a price via your closest service centre.

Man sending Christmas gift overseas

Christmas cut off dates

With peak season upon us and other delays due to disruptions in the industry right now, to be on the safe side we recommend:

For International Parcels our overseas sending cut-off date is December 7th (Tuesday)
For parcels off to Aussie – December 10th (Friday)
New Zealand Metro areas – December 17th
(Friday)
Intra-Island deliveries  –  December 15th
(Wednesday)
Inter-Island deliveries – December 10th (Wednesday) budget service and December 15th (premium service)
Residential Deliveries – December 13th (Monday). Please allow more time for RURAL areas.

You can drop gifts off to our multiple service centres across the country or send or import items via our Online self-service platform if you don’t feel like negotiating the traffic and want to book & pay via your bed!

Note that due to the unpredictability of our freight network around the globe right now, we suggest that you send as early as possible to avoid disappointed loved ones on Christmas day!

Service centre hours

Closer to Christmas all of our service centre hours will be updated on their individual website pages and Google My Business profiles.

Holiday and Recreational Gear Sending

If you need a mountain bike, golf clubs or a surfboard shipped we are your go-to freight company, we specialise in sending tricky and oversized items to virtually any holiday location so you don’t have to lug everything around.

sending recreational items

Please get organised in advance since our freight volumes are so high at this time of the year. We do realise that often life just gets in the way though so give your closest PACK & SEND a call and they’ll still do their best to sort your last minute seasonal sending!

Moving offices or flats?

If your lease has expired on your office or you’re relocating for a new job, keep in mind that your closest service centre specialises in by the room shifting.

From fragile and large IT equipment to beds and recreational items we can help package and deliver your business and personal shipments virtually anywhere. Whether it’s a commercial printer or a kayak – we can send it all!

Moving office furniture and equipment

Business Freight

It’s a crazy time of year for both brick and mortar and online businesses and it’s the best time to think about outsourcing your picking, packaging and courier services. Our Pack & Send service centres offer a wide range of business logistics solutions from sending a courier satchel across town to sending bulky or fragile across the globe.

Trade Me spring cleaning?

Having a garage sale so you can have a dung out while also mobilising some holiday funds?

Goods to sell on Trade Me

Sending Christmas gifts internationally?

If you’re wondering how to send a gift internationally Pack & Send can help with delivering Christmas gifts overseas to loved ones. You want to make sure you use the best and most competitive overseas shipping options – Pack & Send reliably and safely send to virtually any destination across the world. If your gift is a bit delicate we can advise on how to best pack it or do this for you if it’s particularly fragile via our expert in-house packaging service. See our packing tips if you’re DIY.

Note with high freight volumes and Christmas delays the sooner you can sort your international tracked sending the better! 

Importing Christmas gifts?

If you’re sending Christmas gifts to New Zealand from an international destination we can help you with your item importing by sea or air.

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