Christmas delivery times:
Australia Post

Christmas delivery times:

The following times are an indication of Australia Post delivery times. We will be sending all parcels Express Post in the lead up to Christmas Day.

Final posting dates for Christmas:-

Sending in Australia –


Express Post

Thursday 22 December*


Standard Parcels

Within Same State:

Within metropolitan areas of capital cities, or within the same city or town or environs: allow 2 business days

Between a metropolitan area of a capital city and a rural location: up to 4 business days

Between rural locations: up to 5 business days

To Interstate:

Between Sydney/Brisbane, Sydney/Melbourne, Melbourne/Canberra or Melbourne/Adelaide: allow 2-3 business days

Between Sydney/Adelaide, Melbourne/Brisbane, Melbourne/Tasmania or Adelaide/Canberra: allow 3-4 business days

Between other capital cities: allow 5-6 business days


  • * Express Post items must be posted before the stated cut-off time within the National Express Post network for next business day delivery. Please allow for additional delivery time if you are sending time-sensitive material in the week between Christmas and the New Year. The national next business day delivery network covers approximately 80% of Australian addresses and operates between all capital cities (except Darwin and in  Perth CBD only) and some major centres. Express eParcel is not covered in the Express Post guarantee.