Whether you need groceries, chilled or frozen goods, commercial or private laundry, a generator, firewood, building supplies, furniture or fuel transported, talk to us about transporting it around Queen Charlotte Sound/Tōtaranui location.
Scheduled freight departures from Picton will now operate on the following days and times:
WINTER TIMETABLE: May - September
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
9am and 1.30pm
Additional freight departures times are available on request, please enquire.
Freight Services & Pricing Information
Minimum $30 freight charge (this is the minimum cost when we are not travelling into the bay. We encourage residents to order in bulk with a neighbour, so they only incur the $30 minimum)
Clients will be charged a storage fee starting at $5 per day for the storage of any freight that sits in our office longer than 24 hours
$15 each (complimentary return delivery for empty bottles)
$40 each (complimentary return delivery for empty bottles)
Boxes or polystyrene bins
$5 each (minimum $30 charge applies)
Lounge suites or other oversized items
$5 per bag
Outboard motors (5-30hp)
Golf Carts & ATV's motorbikes
$200/return (complimentary return delivery for empty bins)
the Contract and Commercial Law Act (Part 5, Subpart 1) - which covers the carrier's liability for loss or damage to items while they are with the carrier (Covers unintentional damage or loss caused by the carrier of up to $2,000 (incl GST) per unit
the Consumer Guarantees Act which covers any other losses if the carrier doesn't carry out their service with reasonable skill or care (covers intentional damage or loss to the declared value of the goods.
Where your goods are greater than the limited carriers risk, then we would suggest that you organise your own insurance.
Get in touch
To book space on our vessel, please ring ahead on 03 573 7925 or email us for a quote for your specific delivery needs.