TAURANGA, BOP & REGIONAL NORTH ISLAND MOVING & FREIGHT INDUSTRY RESOURCES AND OTHER HELPFUL INFO

WEATHER INFORMATION

GOOGLE WEATHER…

“Tauranga Weather” on Google!  opens-in-a-new-tab  |   “Auckland Weather” on Google!  opens-in-a-new-tab

“Hamilton Weather” on Google!  opens-in-a-new-tab  |   “Rotorua Weather” on Google!  opens-in-a-new-tab

METSERVICE RAIN RADAR… 

Rain Radar: New Zealand opens-in-a-new-tab  |  BOP opens-in-a-new-tab  |  Auckland opens-in-a-new-tab

Rain Forecast: 3 Day opens-in-a-new-tab  |  5 Day opens-in-a-new-tab

MORE TAURANGA WEATHER…

Metservice – Tauranga opens-in-a-new-tab |  Tauranga 14 day at Date&Time.com opens-in-a-new-tab

MORE AUCKLAND WEATHER…

Metservice – Auckland opens-in-a-new-tab   |   Auckland Rain Radar opens-in-a-new-tab  |   Auckland 14 day opens-in-a-new-tab

MORE HAMILTON WEATHER…

Metservice – Hamilton opens-in-a-new-tab   |   Hamilton 10 day opens-in-a-new-tab

MORE ROTORUA WEATHER…

Metservice – Rotorua opens-in-a-new-tab  |   Rotorua 14 day opens-in-a-new-tab

COROMANDEL PENINSULA WEATHER…

Metservice Coromandel opens-in-a-new-tab  |  14 Day opens-in-a-new-tab

NZ ROADS & TRANSPORT INFO

NZTA – Where the toll roads are… opens-in-a-new-tab

TRAFFIC INFO – TAURANGA

“Tauranga traffic” on Google opens-in-a-new-tab

Tauranga traffic cams on Trustpower opens-in-a-new-tab

TRAFFIC INFO – AUCKLAND

“Auckland traffic” on Google opens-in-a-new-tab

Auckland traffic cams on NZTA opens-in-a-new-tab

SIZE REFERENCES – FOR MOVING FURNITURE, FREIGHT AND MORE

HUH, CUBIC WHAT? UNDERSTANDING CUBIC METERS FOR FREIGHT AND REMOVALS

 

MATTRESS SIZES

NZ furniture removals freight guide mattress sizes

View or download this info in PDF format here: Standard NZ Mattress Sizes (PDF) opens-in-a-new-tab

NZ STANDARD PALLETS

Transporting NZ Pallets – Example info on NZ pallet sizes

Chep pallet dimensions provide a good example of common standard pallets used in NZ* (note however, you should always check size of your specific pallets)

These are compatibility with existing supply chain infrastructure – warehouses, racking, trucks, fork lifts, etc. All have 4 way entry
Sizes and dimensions of these three types of Chep pallets are very similar, noting the Blue Pallet are slightly less high at 140mm

NZ Blue Pallet – 1200 x 1000 mm
Height : 140 mm
Length : 1000 mm
Width : 1200 mm
Tare weight : 30 Kg

NZ Red Pallet – 1200 x 1000 mm
Height : 151 mm
Length : 1000 mm
Width : 1200 mm
Tare weight : 30 Kg

Yellow Pallet – 1200 x 1000 mm
Height : 151 mm
Length : 1000 mm
Width : 1200 mm
Tare weight : 30 Kg

* These are given as examples, we recommended you always check the specific dimensions of your load and pallets, before planning and starting your cartage job.

DIMENSIONS OF STANDARD 40 & 20 FOOT SHIPPING CONTAINERS

Below you can find the typical dimensions of standard steel shipping containers.

40 foot Standard Container
InteriorWidth:2352 mm 
 Height:2395 mm
 Length:12032 mm
ExteriorWidth:2440 mm
 Height:2600 mm
 Length:12200 mm
Cubic Volume:67.6 m3
Door Width:2340 mm
Door Height:2280 mm
Tare Weight:3730 kg
   
20 foot Standard Container
InteriorWidth:2352 mm 
 Height:2395 mm
 Length:5898 mm
ExteriorWidth:2440 mm
 Height:2600 mm
 Length:6058 mm
Cubic Volume:33.2 m3
Door Width:2340 mm
Door Height:2280 mm
Tare Weight:2200 kg
   

* This info is correct as per our provided examples. However, we its always recommended you check the dimensions of your specific container.

RUBBISH COLLECTION DAYS & TRANSFER STATION INFO

TAURANGA KERBSIDE RUBBISH & RECYLING COLLECTION DAYS

Kerbside Collections – General Info
http://www.tauranga.govt.nz/living/rubbish-and-recycling/kerbside-collections opens-in-a-new-tab

The Kerbside collections PDF Map has been replaced by the Kerbside collections – Day Finder
http://www.tauranga.govt.nz/living/rubbish-and-recycling/kerbside-collections/kerbside-collection-days opens-in-a-new-tab

New Kerbside Glass Collections
Finally! Tauranga City Council’s new rates-funded fortnightly kerbside glass collection service starts in October 2018!
http://www.tauranga.govt.nz/living/rubbish-and-recycling/kerbside-collections/new-kerbside-glass-collections opens-in-a-new-tab


REGIONAL TRANSFER STATIONS (THE TIP/DUMP)

TAURANGA TRANSFER STATIONS

Where are the Transfer Stations?

Maleme Street Transfer Station is located at 61 Maleme St, Greerton, Tauranga.

Gatehouse 07 541 1904

Recycling 07 541 1903

Te Maunga Transfer Station is located on Truman Road, Te Maunga (next to Baypark Arena)

Gatehouse 07 575 2809

Recycling 07 574 8079

See more waste management & recycling info on the Tauranga City Council website opens-in-a-new-tab (Rubbish and recycling main page)

OTHER BOP TRANSFER STATIONS

Whakatane Recycling Park & Transfer Stations opens-in-a-new-tab

Rotorua Recycling Centre opens-in-a-new-tab

AUCKLAND TRANSFER STATIONS

List of Auckland Transfer Stations opens-in-a-new-tab

Auckland City Council – Rubbish and Recycling opens-in-a-new-tab

HAURAKI TRANSFER STATIONS

Paeroa & Waihi Refuse Transfer Stations opens-in-a-new-tab

HAMILTON REGION TRANSFER STATIONS

Hamilton Transfer Station opens-in-a-new-tab

Cambridge & Te Awamuta Recycling Centresopens-in-a-new-tab

SOME OTHER NORTH ISLAND TRANSFER STATIONS

Find more North Island Transfer Stations here opens-in-a-new-tab

OTHER MISC NZ INFO

NZ Postcode Finder opens-in-a-new-tab

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