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Sailing schedules

Please click the PDF links below to view the appropriate sailing schedule.

Container types and dimensions

Note: exact dimensions may differ slightly due to different manufacturers. Load regulations may restrict operation to less than maximum weight. Before making your booking speak to one of our friendly staff to be sure.

Standard containers

Heavy Rated shipping containers for heavier loads are available. Additional surcharges may apply.

Food Grade shipping containers are available. Additional surcharges may apply.

20FT High Cube shipping containers (higher height than standard) are only available for designated origin/destination pairings and may have additional charges.

Container typeInternal dimensions
(L x W x H)
Door opening

(W x H)

Cubic capacityCargo weight
20ft General5.89 x 2.35 x 2.36m2.33 x 2.26m33m³21,700kgs
20ft High Cube5.89 x 2.35 x 2.69m2.33 x 2.59m37m³21,700kgs
40ft General12.05 x 2.35 x 2.36m2.33 x 2.26m66m³26,500kgs
40ft High Cube12.05 x 2.35 x 2.69m2.33 x 2.59m76m³26,500kgs

 

Flat rack containers

Flat rack containers are used for over-dimensional (out of gauge) cargo. They are available with or without sides. Additional surcharges will apply.

Container typeInternal dimensions
(L x W x H)
Door opening

(W x H)

Cubic capacityCargo weight
20ft Flat Rack
with sides
5.89 x 2.35 x 2.23mSide Opening
W – 2.59m
30m³26,500kgs
20ft Flat Rack
without sides
6.00 x 2.35 x 0.23m33m³
Max Height 2.36m
23,500kgs
40ft Flat Rack
with Sides
12.05 x 2.35 x 2.23mSide Opening
W – 11.66m
63m³36,00kgs
40ft Flat Rack
without Sides
12.20 x 2.35 x 0.65m67m³
Max Height 2.36m
39,000kgs

Open top containers

Open top containers allow you to load over height cargo and allows easier loading by crane. Additional surcharges will apply.

Container typeInternal dimensions
(L x W x H)
Door opening
(W x H)
Cubic capacityCargo weight
 20ft Open Top5.89 x 2.35 x 2.36m2.33 x 2.29m32m³21,700kgs
40ft Open Top12.05 x 2.35 x 2.36m2.33 x 2.29m66m³26,500kgs

Refrigerated (reefer) shipping containers

Refrigerated shipping containers are commonly used for food and diary products. The thicker walls for insulation means internal dimensions are smaller. They can be set at a required temperature for the duration of the voyage. Additional surcharges will apply.

Container typeInternal dimensions
(L x W x H)
Door opening

(W x H)

Cubic capacityCargo weight
20ft Reefer5.44 x 2.26 x 2.24m2.26 x 2.20m27m³21,700kgs
40ft Reefer11.55 x 2.26 x 2.24m2.26 x 2.20m58m³25,000kgs

The below links could help in regards to some of the trickier aspects of importing and exporting.

Australian Border Protection Service  regulate imports and exports at ocean ports and airports
https://www.abf.gov.au/

Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment (DAWE) – clear and treat goods that pose a threat to Australian biosecurity

https://www.awe.gov.au/

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) – deals with Australia’s free trade agreements

https://www.dfat.gov.au/

Anti-Dumping Commission – investigates complaints that goods have been ‘dumped’ into Australian territories

https://www.industry.gov.au/about-us/anti-dumping-commission

The Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
https://www.infrastructure.gov.au

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