AUSTRALIA TO DARU PNG
Freight services from Australia to Daru
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Welcome to CargoMaster, Australia’s renowned sea freight specialists to Papua New Guinea.
Our high performance team of sea freight service professionals offer many years’ experience delivering shipping containers to Daru
Shipping Containers to Daru, PNG with CargoMaster – Over 30 Years of Expertise
Are you preparing for an overseas move from Australia?
Look no further than CargoMaster to ensure a seamless and hassle-free international relocation. With over three decades of experience in shipping containers overseas, we offer dependable and affordable solutions for shipping to Daru, Papua New Guinea. Trust CargoMaster for a smooth and efficient shipping experience that meets your relocation needs.
Call us on 1300 767 136 to get started on your move today.
CargoMaster: Your Trusted Partner for Moving Overseas to Daru, Papua New Guinea
Embark on a seamless international move with CargoMaster, your trusted partner for shipping and logistics. Whether you’re moving from Australia to Daru, the vibrant island township located near the mouth of the Fly River, or any other destination worldwide, we offer comprehensive services to meet your unique needs.
A Coastal Paradise in PNG
Situated on its own namesake island, Daru is the capital of Papua New Guinea’s Western Province. This vibrant township, with a recorded population of 15,142, is nestled near the western side of the Gulf, just north of Torres Strait and Far North Queensland in Australia. With its strategic location, Daru offers a gateway to the stunning beauty of the Western Province and beyond.
Efficient Transportation via Daru Airport
Transportation to and from Daru is facilitated by Daru Airport (IATA: DAU, ICAO: AYDU). With a long history dating back to or before World War II, this airport served as a refueling stop for Allied fighter aircraft. Reconstructed by the Australian Army in 1965, Daru Airport now connects Daru with various destinations, including the national capital, Port Moresby. PNG Air and Air Niugini provide air travel services, ensuring convenient connectivity for your overseas journey.
Western Province: A Coastal Gem in Papua New Guinea
The Western Province, a coastal province in the southwestern region of Papua New Guinea, offers a captivating blend of natural wonders and cultural richness. Daru serves as the provincial capital, while Tabubil stands as the largest town in the region. The Western Province shares borders with the Indonesian provinces of Highland Papua and South Papua. Notable settlements in the area include Kiunga, Ningerum, Olsobip, and Balimo. While the provincial government has expressed interest in renaming it as the Fly River Provincial Government, the official name remains the Western Province as per the Constitution of Papua New Guinea.
Seamless Moves with CargoMaster’s Services
Self-Pack Shipping Containers:
Choose our self-pack shipping containers for a cost-effective and flexible option when relocating abroad. Rent a storage container and pack it yourself, utilizing various sizes ranging from 10ft to 40ft to accommodate your specific needs. CargoMaster provides packing materials to ensure the safety of your belongings during transit. Enjoy the freedom to select your preferred delivery locations and experience the convenience and affordability of our self-pack shipping containers.
For a hassle-free move, entrust the entire process to our professional international removalists. Our experienced team handles door-to-door packing and transportation services worldwide. Rest assured that your goods will be handled with care, and we provide guidance on customs regulations in different countries. Although these services may come at a higher cost, the peace of mind you gain from having experts oversee your shipment from start to finish is invaluable.
CargoMaster: Your Reliable Partner for Overseas Moves
When it comes to moving overseas, CargoMaster is your reliable partner. With our comprehensive range of services, including self-pack shipping containers and professional international removalists, we ensure your relocation is seamless and stress-free. Trust us to handle every aspect of your move, from packing to delivery, and enjoy a smooth journey to your new destination. Contact CargoMaster today and make your international move a success.
Important Considerations and Facts about Shipping Containers
Before embarking on your international move, it’s essential to be aware of certain factors:
Understand which types of cargo can be legally shipped in containers, as some dangerous goods may not be allowed.
Check the insurance coverage provided for your goods during transit. Most companies offer basic insurance, but it’s important to assess whether additional coverage is necessary.
Each container has a weight limit, typically around 25 tons. Ensure that you comply with these restrictions to avoid any issues during shipping.
CargoMaster handles various types of goods in shipping containers, including furniture, cars, personal effects, and commercial shipments like machinery and equipment. Our team is experienced in handling heavy items and machinery, providing services such as disassembling, cleaning, fumigation, and professional stuffing to ensure safe transportation.
Cost-Effective and Reliable International Shipping:
CargoMaster’s Self Pack International Shipping Containers offer a cost-effective solution for relocating overseas from Australia. We serve major cities such as Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Canberra, Hobart, and Darwin, as well as regional centers. By choosing our services, you can save up to 50% compared to international movers, and our transit times are generally quicker.
Make Your Move Overseas with CargoMaster:
When planning your international move, trust CargoMaster’s expertise and experience. With our extensive range of services, including self-pack shipping containers and professional removalists, we provide tailored solutions to meet your specific requirements. Contact us today at 1300 767 136 to discuss your move and ensure a successful journey with minimal stress along the way.
Here are some typical questions callers ask about shipping to Daru
CargoMaster is a trusted shipping company that provides services for shipping cars from Australia to Daru and other destinations in Papua New Guinea. We offer comprehensive support and guidance to ensure a smooth shipping process. Here are the answers to your questions:
Can I ship my car to Daru, Papua New Guinea using sea freight?
Yes, CargoMaster offers sea freight services for shipping cars to Daru. We can assist you in transporting your vehicle securely and efficiently. Our experienced team will handle all the necessary arrangements to ensure a smooth shipping process for your car.
What size sea containers are available for shipping to Daru?
CargoMaster provides both 20ft and 40ft sea containers for shipping to Daru. These containers are suitable for various cargo sizes, including household goods, commercial shipments, and vehicles. We can help you determine the appropriate container size based on your specific requirements.
How long does it take for sea freight to reach Daru from Australia?
The transit time for sea freight to Daru depends on the origin in Australia and the shipping route. On average, it can take around 7-14 days for sea freight to reach Daru from major Australian ports. Our team will provide you with accurate transit time estimates based on your specific shipment details.
Can I ship my household goods in a 20ft or 40ft sea container to Daru?
Yes, CargoMaster offers sea freight services for household goods. Whether you choose a 20ft or 40ft sea container, we can accommodate the shipment of your household goods to Daru. Our team will ensure proper packing and secure loading of your belongings for a safe journey.
Are there any restrictions on the type of cargo that can be shipped to Daru via sea freight? Certain dangerous goods may have restrictions on shipping to Daru. It is important to comply with international shipping regulations and check with CargoMaster regarding any specific restrictions on your cargo. Our team will provide guidance and assistance to ensure compliance with all relevant regulations.
Does CargoMaster provide insurance coverage for sea freight shipments to Daru? CargoMaster provides basic insurance coverage for goods traveling inside our sea containers. However, it is recommended to consider additional insurance coverage for valuable or fragile items. We can assist you in arranging appropriate insurance for your shipment to provide you with peace of mind.
How can I arrange sea freight to Daru with CargoMaster?
To arrange sea freight to Daru, you can contact CargoMaster by phone at 1300 767 136 or through our website. Our experienced team will guide you through the process and provide you with the necessary information and assistance. We will ensure a seamless booking process and handle all the logistics on your behalf.
Are there any customs regulations I need to be aware of when shipping to Daru via sea freight?
Yes, it is important to be aware of customs regulations when shipping to Daru. CargoMaster can provide you with guidance and advice on customs procedures and requirements for your specific shipment. Our team will assist you in preparing the necessary documentation and ensure compliance with all customs regulations.
Can CargoMaster assist with the customs clearance process in Daru?
Yes, CargoMaster has expertise in customs clearance procedures in Daru and can assist you with the necessary documentation and customs formalities to ensure a smooth clearance process for your sea freight shipment. We will work closely with customs authorities to facilitate the efficient processing of your cargo.
What makes CargoMaster the right choice for sea freight to Daru?
CargoMaster has over 20 years of experience in international shipping, including sea freight to Daru. We offer reliable and cost-effective services, personalised solutions for various cargo types, and a professional team dedicated to ensuring the smooth and timely delivery of your shipment. With CargoMaster, you can trust that your cargo is in capable hands throughout the entire shipping process.
Additionally, bringing motor vehicles into Daru entails various costs, including import duties, GST, broker fees, quarantine clearance fees, port handling fees, car safety inspection fees, and registration fees. It’s crucial to consider these expenses and comply with the necessary documentation requirements.
It’s important to be aware of the prohibited and restricted items when shipping to Daru. Papua New Guinea is known for its strict border control measures, and heavy fines and penalties, including imprisonment, can be imposed for non-compliance. Items such as objectionable material, weapons, equipment for illegal activities, and certain animal products are prohibited or restricted from being imported into Papua New Guinea.
Permits and Importation Assistance
At CargoMaster, we specialise in assisting you with the acquisition of necessary permits for specific items when importing into Daru, Papua New Guinea. Our expertise covers a wide range of items, including ivory, tortoise or sea turtle shell jewelry, meat or food derived from protected species, medicines containing restricted substances, and various animal products. To ensure compliance with specific regulations and facilitate the permit acquisition process, it is highly recommended to consult with CargoMaster. We will provide you with tailored guidance to navigate the permit requirements smoothly.
Importing Medications Made Easy
Importing medications into Daru requires careful attention to restrictions, especially when it comes to controlled drugs containing pseudoephedrine. Non-compliance with importation regulations can lead to substantial fines and potential imprisonment. However, prescription medications accompanied by a valid doctor’s prescription are generally considered acceptable. For detailed guidance and information on importing medications, it is advisable to reach out to CargoMaster. Our team will ensure you understand the regulations and provide the necessary assistance to import medications legally and safely.
Concessions for Returning Residents and Immigrants
Returning residents to Daru or individuals immigrating after spending 21 months or more overseas can benefit from concessions provided by CargoMaster. We offer valuable assistance in understanding the concessions available for vehicles, boats, and motorcycles, whether they accompany you or are transported separately. To determine your eligibility and explore the concessions offered, it is recommended to consult with CargoMaster. Our experts will guide you through the process and help you make the most of the concessions available to you.
Smooth Importation of Motor Vehicles
Importing motor vehicles into Papua New Guinea requires thorough consideration of the significant costs involved beyond the purchase price. CargoMaster understands the complexities and associated expenses, including freight, insurance, import duties (ranging from 40% to 110% of the vehicle’s import value based on motor size), Import GST of 10%, broker fees, quarantine clearance fees, port handling fees, car safety inspection fees, and registration fees. It is crucial to have a comprehensive understanding of all these costs before purchasing a vehicle and engaging in the importation process. Additionally, please note that leaving vehicles at a customs wharf for more than 30 days may result in forfeiture to the State of Papua New Guinea. For detailed information on importing motor vehicles and a breakdown of the costs involved, it is recommended to contact CargoMaster. We will provide you with accurate and up-to-date information tailored to your specific needs, ensuring a smooth and transparent importation process.
CargoMaster is your trusted partner for permits, importation assistance, and a hassle-free experience when importing goods and vehicles into Daru, Papua New Guinea. Contact us today to discuss your specific requirements and let our expert team take care of your logistics needs.
Please note that shipping regulations and requirements may change over time, so it’s advisable to stay informed and seek up-to-date information before shipping to Rabaul.
“What if I don’t qualify for concessions”, You will have to pay Duty and GST.
TRANSIT TIMES FROM AUSTRALIA TO DARU
Sydney to Daru: 8-12 Days
Melbourne to Daru: 14-20 Days
Brisbane to Daru: 18-32 Days
Fremantle (Perth) to Daru: 18-32 Days
Hobart/Launceston to Rabaul: 16-22 Days
Canberra to Daru: 14-22 Days
Townsville to Daru: 14-22 Days
Darwin to Daru: 14-22 Days
SHIPPING CONTAINER DIMENSIONS
20 ft Standard Dry (8’6″ x 8′ x 20′)
Max Gross Weight: 66,139lbs
Length: 19′ 5″
Width: 7′ 8-⅛”
Height: 7′ 9-⅝”
Width: 7’ 8-½”, Height: 7’ 5-¾”
40 ft Standard Dry (8’6″ x 8′ x 40′)
Max Gross Weight: 66,139lbs
Length: 39′ ⅜”
Width: 7′ 8-⅛”
Height: 7′ 9-⅝”
Width: 7’ 8-½”, Height: 7’ 5-¾”
40 ft High Cube (9’6″ x 8′ x 40′)
Weight: 8750 lbs
Max Gross Weight: 68,008lb
Length: 39′ 4”
Width: 7′ 7”
Height: 8′ 9″
Door Opening: Width: 7’ 8″‘, Height: 8’ 5”
OUT OF GUAGE AND PROJECT SHIPPING
CargoMaster offers weekly services for break bulk shipping and shipping large items overseas. These types of services vary greatly between shipment , this area of international shipping should be left to only a few true Australian heavy shipping specialists with many years’ experience (like CargoMaster with 35 years transportation experience) Once again, you need to be very careful when choosing a international freight forwarders to handle the shipping of heavy items overseas this is a specialised transportation mode .choosing the wrong freight forwarder could be devastating and cost you heaps of money (there are plenty of stories of freight forwarders failing when it comes to shipping heavy machinery overseas.! The bottom line is Call CargoMaster if you need to ship heavy equipment from Sydney!
Dimensions of 20ft Flat Rack Container
Internal length 5.94 m / 19.5 ft
Internal width 2.35 m / 7.7 ft
Internal height 2.35 m / 7.7 ft
Tare weight 2,360 kg / 5,203.8 lbs
Payload capacity: 30,140 kg / 66,458.7 lbs
Cubic capacity 32.7 m³ / 1,154.3 cu ft
Dimensions of 40ft Flat Rack Container
Internal length 12.13 m / 39.8 ft
Internal width 2.40 m / 7.9 ft
Internal height 2.14 m / 7 ft
Tare weight 5,000 kg / 11,025 lbs
Payload capacity: 40,000 kg / 88,200 lbs
Cubic capacity 62.2 m³ / 2,195.7 cu ft
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