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Welcome to Australian Trade & Shipping & New Zealand Shipping & Australia Trade Marine Insurance offering a comprehensive shipping, customs & marine insurance service for commercial and personal effects shippers.

Tasmania has seen substantial drop off in cargo volumes to such an extent that its not viable to provide regular port calls for international ship owners.

As a consequence all cargo is brought out of Tasmania by domestic ferry service into Melbourne for shipments to World Wide destinations.

We can introduce you to our Burnie representatives who are fully fledged Tasmanians who can assist you on all matters Tasmanian.

We provide a 20ft & 40ft full container, a share a container for small freight and a car ship service (also known as drive on/off or roll on /off) for cars, 4WD's, utes, vans, campers, caravans, motor homes, tractors, earth moving equipment, prime movers, mobile cranes, boats on trailers.

We recommend you save money and pack, wrap and label your goods and bring your goods to our Melbourne bond store at Graham St, West Melbourne, hours are Monday to Friday 7 am to 3.30 pm.

Our car ships call at AAT, Dockside Rd off Williamstown Rd. (see map)

3 day receivals are set between Monday to Friday, morning shift only (7 am to 2 pm)

The Port of Melbourne (Port Philip Bay) is located slightly to the south west of Melbourne's CBD

Bond Store
Graham St
West Melbourne

Phone Burnie
+61 3 6441 0292

Phone Melbourne
+61 3 8804 1700

Brisbane Office
5 Bates St
Qld 4127

Mailing address
PO Box 732
Qld 4127

+61 7 3808 1200 or
+61 7 3808 3244 or
+61 7 3290 4488

Fax  +61 7 3290 2481  Email info(at)

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Hours Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 5 pm

Shipping Timetables
Ex Auckland, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Fremantle 

Freight Inquiry
Pricing required for Share a container or Full container loads or Break Bulk Loads

Ro Ro Service (for vehicles)
Pricing and Details for our Roll on Roll off Service for Cars, Trucks, Motor homes, Buses, Trucks and boats on trailers.

Marine Insurance
Commodity codes, premium rates, On-line proposal form

Port Marks ( labelling ) Your Personal Goods for Shipping
The most important thing in Business is to mark your cargo 
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What Happens When Your Cargo Arrives at the Port of Discharge
From Arrival Notices to Delivery Orders to Customs Clearance, 
a very handy reference to Importing good

Delivery Instruction Form
On Line consignment note Fill-in and Print out, 
hand over to Transport company
then click Submit button so we can track your cargo

Shipping Documents
Export Customs Number and Export Receival Advice

History of New Zealand Shipping 

On-Line booking form

Shipping Price for Share a Container
Customers to Prime Ports World Wide

We go to these World Wide Destinations
Includes Transit Times For Share a Container Customers

Container Sizes & Container Sales 
20ft  /  40ft  Dry Vans / Open Tops / Flat Racks /  Refrigerated
Internal & external measurements shown

Shipping / Customs Agent Wanted World Wide
On-Line Register Form found Here

Container Transport Yards
In Queensland used by Australia Trade and Shipping

Conditions of Carriage
Terms & Conditions for  Shipping

Container Codes
Guide to Shipping Company container prefix

Australian Trade & Shipping can move your cargo from Home or Warehouse through the Port of Adelaide to New Zealand Pacific Is, USA, Canada, Asia, UK, Europe Mediterranean, Africa, Indian sub continent so whether you have Cars, Personal effects, Freight all kinds U can pack or We can pack Container, Share a container, Drive on / off Sea freight, Transport, Documentation Insurance, Customs Clearance, Storage Export Agents - Consultations - Showroom Yes ... we even sell Shipping Containers phone Australian Trade & Shipping Today  in Brisbane.

Please feel free to contact us at Australia Trade & Shipping.

Contact Us




+61 8 8463 1800
+61 7 3808 1200
+61 3 6441 0292
+61 2 6223 2799


+61 3 8804 1700
+61 8 6364 3888
+61 2 9086 9090

I wish a safe and prosperous journey for you and your loved ones.