Delivery areas within Australia

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Our delivery network covers most addresses within Australia, but not every service is available in every area. Here's a breakdown of which services you can use where.

Where can I send my letter or parcel?

Service Delivery speed  Coverage 
Courier Post Same business day delivery^

Metro to metro delivery within the same state only.

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Express Post Next business day delivery Covers 80% of Australian business addresses, private addresses and Post Office boxes.

Service operates between all capital cities (except Darwin and in Perth CBD only) and some major centres. Outside metropolitan areas guaranteed service is to and from townships only.

If your item is for an address outside the Express Post network, we'll use the fastest possible transport links, but it won't be covered by our Next Day Guarantee

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Parcel Post Delivery in 2 or more business days after posting Covers all of Australia.

Sending to same state:
Metro - up to 2 business days
Country - up to 5 business days 

Sending interstate:
Metro - up to 3-6 business days, depending on lodgement and destination points
Country - Please ask at your local Post Office 

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Priority letters 1-4 business days after posting Covers all of Australia.  

Sending to same state:
Metro - 1 business day
Country - up to 2 business days 

Sending interstate:
Metro - up to 3 business days
Country - up to 4 business days 

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Regular letters 2-6 business days after posting  Covers all of Australia.  

Sending to same state:
Metro - up to 3 business days
Country - up to 4 business days 

Sending interstate:
Metro - up to 5 business days
Country - up to 6 business days 

Learn more about Regular letters

Courier Post delivery postcodes Click to expand Click to collapse

You can use Courier Post to send an item from a Post Office, where your 'from' and 'to' postcodes are within the same state, and they're listed here:

Location

Postcodes 

ACT

2600-2607, 2609, 2611-2612, 2614-2615, 2617, 2619, 2900, 2902-2906, 2911-2914 

NSW

2000, 2006-2011, 2015-2050, 2060-2077, 2079-2082, 2084-2097, 2099-2122, 2125-2128, 2130-2138, 2140-2148, 2150-2168, 2170-2171, 2173-2174, 2176-2177, 2190-2200, 2203-2214, 2216-2234, 2558-2560, 2563-2568, 2745, 2747-2750, 2759-2763, 2765-2768, 2770 

QLD

4000, 4005-4014, 4029, 4030-4032, 4034, 4051, 4053-4054, 4059-4061, 4064-4068, 4072-4078, 4101-4123, 4127-4128, 4151-4161, 4169-4174, 4178-4179, 4300 

SA

5000, 5005, 5006-5025, 5031-5035, 5037-5052, 5061-5070, 5072-5076, 5081-5098, 5106-5118, 5121, 5125-5127, 5950 

TAS

7000, 7004-7005, 7007-7011, 7015-7019, 7050, 7052-7053, 7055, 7170-7171, 7172# 

VIC

3000, 3002-3006, 3008, 3011-3013, 3015-3016, 3018-3034, 3036-3068, 3070-3076, 3078-3079, 3081-3085, 3087-3091, 3093-3095, 3099, 3101-3109, 3111, 3113-3116, 3121-3138, 3140-3153, 3155-3156, 3160-3175, 3177-3202, 3204-3207, 3337-3338, 3429, 3752, 3765, 3786, 3802-3806, 3931, 3975, 3977 

WA

6000, 6003-6012, 6014-6029, 6050-6069, 6076, 6081-6082, 6090, 6100-6112, 6147-6170 

Express Post delivery postcodes Click to expand Click to collapse

National network

For next business day delivery, Express Post items can be sent between all locations listed below:

State 

Location

Postcode range(s)

ACT & NSW 

Canberra

0200-0250; 2600-2639; 2900-2920

Sydney and suburbs

1000-1404; 1411-1920; 2000-2249; 2555-2574; 2740-2786 

Gosford Region

2250-2263 

Newcastle 

2264-2310 

Wollongong Area

2500-2530

VIC


Melbourne and suburbs 

3000-3210; 3335-3338; 3340#; 3427-3429; 3750#; 3755#; 3757#; 3765-3767; 3782; 3785-3796; 3800-3810; 3910-3915; 3930-3934; 3975-3977#; 8000-8899 

Geelong and suburbs 

3211-3220 

Ballarat 

3350; 3353-3356 

Bendigo 

3550; 3552-3556 

Shepparton/Mooroopna/Kialla 

3629-3632# 

Seymour 

3660-3661 

Latrobe Valley

3825; 3840-3844

QLD


Brisbane 

4000-4209 

Gold Coast 

2484-2490; 4210-4299; 9726; 9728; 9729 

Booval/Ipswich Areas 

4300-4305 

City of Toowoomba 

4350; 4352* 

Strathpine/Caboolture 

4500-4510; 4520 

Sunshine Coast Areas 

4550-4601 

Maryborough City 

4650# 

Hervey Bay City 

4655# 

Bundaberg City

4670#

SA 

Adelaide

5000-5199; 5800-5999

TAS 

Hobart area

7000-7019; 7050-7053; 7055; 7172#; 7892 

Launceston 

7248-7325 

WA - to Perth CBD

From all above locations to Perth CBD

6000-6005; 6800-6899

WA - from Perth CBD** to

Canberra CBD

2600-2601

Sydney CBD

1000-1299; 2000-2009

Melbourne CBD

3000-3010; 8000-8010

Brisbane CBD

4000-4004

Adelaide CBD

5000-5005; 5800-5879

Hobart CBD

7000-7003

Launceston

7250

Please note: Perth CBD postcodes are 6000-6005; 6800-6899

Postcode not listed above? You'll still get fastest possible delivery

Express Post is the best option to send something to another state the quickest way possible. Items sent from or to the locations below will only take 2-3 business days with Express Post, but could take up to 6 business days if you use regular post. Just make sure you're posting your item from within the national network to get faster delivery.

State Location Postcodes
NT Darwin 0800-0821, 0823-0834, 0870-0871
WA Perth suburbs 6006-6214, 6900-6999
QLD Cairns, Mackay, Rockhampton, Townsville, other country areas 4870, 4740, 4700-4701, 48104306-4349, 4351-4428, 4486-4487, 4494-4498, 4511-4519, 4602-4649, 4659-4669, 4671-4676, 4680, 4700-4703, 4740, 4810-4815, 4817, 4818, 4870, 9920-9998
NSW Country 2339, 2341-2347, 2352-2412, 2431-2439, 2441, 2443, 2445-2449, 2451-2459, 2462-2469, 2471-2479, 2481-2483, 2642-2648, 2651, 2652, 2654-2664, 2673-2675, 2680-2707, 2709-2719, 2731-2739, 2821-2829, 2831-2844, 2878, 2879

NSW/ACT Network

Next business day delivery from Sydney and suburbs (1000-1404; 1411-1920; 2000-2249; 2555-2574; 2740-2786) to all locations listed below; and from all locations listed below to Sydney and suburbs.

Location

Postcodes

Sydney and suburbs

1000-1404; 1411-1920; 2000-2249; 2555-2574; 2740-2786

Albury/Lavington/Wodonga

2640-2641‡ ; 2708‡ ; 3689-3690

Armidale/University of New England

2350-2351

Bathurst Region

2787-2810; 2820; 2845-2877

Casino

2468; 2470

Coffs Harbour

2450

Dubbo

2830

Gosford Region

2250-2263

Goulburn

2580-2589; 2591-2599

Grafton/South Grafton

2460

Griffith

2680

Kempsey

2440; 2442

Lismore

2480

Newcastle Region

2264-2338; 2413-2430

Port Macquarie

2444

Riverina Region

2590; 2649-2650; 2653; 2665-2672; 2678; 2720-2730

Sawtell, Toormina and Boambee East

2452

South Highlands

2575-2579

Tamworth

2340; 2348

Tweed/Heads/ Murwillumbah

2484-2490

Wollongong/South Coast Region

2500-2554

VIC/TAS Network

Location

Postcodes

All locations in Victoria
Albury / Lavington

3000-3999‡; 8000-8999‡
2640-2641; 2708

QLD Network

Location

Postcodes

Brisbane and suburbs

4000-4209

Gold Coast

4210-4299; 2484-2490; 9726; 9728-9729

Goodna/Booval/Ipswich/Boonah/Lockyer Valley

4300-4349

Toowoomba Area

4350-4383; 4385-4428; 4486-4487; 4494-4498; 4602-4618

Strathpine/Caboolture/Sunshine Coast

4500-4601

Maryborough/Burnett/Bundaberg

4619-4676‡

Gladstone

4680#

Rockhampton/Yeppoon

4700; 4701; 4702†; 4703

Mackay

4740#

Townsville/Bluewater

4810-4815; 4817; 4818#

Cairns

4870#

Casino

2470#

WA state network

Next business day delivery from Perth CBD and suburbs (6000-6214; 6800-6999) to all locations listed below; and from all locations listed below to Perth CBD and suburbs.

Location Postcodes
Perth and suburbs 6000-6214; 6800-6999
Many country centres including Albany, Augusta, Bunbury, Busselton, Esperance, Geraldton, Kalbarri, Kalgoorlie, Karratha, Katanning, Leinster, Leonora, Manjimup, Margaret River, Menzies, Merredin, Moora, Mullewa, Narrogin, Norseman, Port/South Hedland, Ravensthorpe, Roebourne and Walpole

SA/NT network

Next business day delivery from Adelaide and suburbs (5000-5199; 5800-5999) to all locations listed below; and from all locations listed below to Adelaide and suburbs.

Location Postcodes
Adelaide and suburbs 5000-5199; 5800-5999
Most country centres throughout South Australia including Adelaide Hills, Barossa Valley, Murray Mallee, Port Augusta, Port Lincoln, Port Pirie, Riverland, South East, Whyalla and Yorke Peninsula, also Broken Hill (NSW) 2880.

Express Post Saturday delivery postcodes Click to expand Click to collapse

You can send Express Post parcels on Friday, for delivery on Saturday**, to locations in the same state between the postcodes listed here:

State Location Postcodes

ACT & NSW


Canberra

2600-2607; 2609; 2611-2615; 2617-2620; 2911-2914; 2900

Newcastle Region

2300 Township

Sydney and Suburbs

2000; 2003; 2005-2011; 2013-2050; 2060-2082; 2084-2123; 2125-2128; 2130-2156; 2160-2234; 2750-2751; 2759-2770

Wollongong/South Coast Region

2500 Township

VIC

 

Melbourne and Suburbs

3000; 3002-3023; 3025-3062; 3064-3138; 3140-3158; 3160-3163; 3165-3175; 3177-3210; 3931; 3429; 3335; 3805; 3977

Geelong and Suburbs

3220; 3214-3216; 3219; 3228

Bendigo

3550; 3555-3556

Ballarat

3350; 3355-3356

QLD

 

Brisbane

4000; 4005-4123; 4125-4129; 4131-4178

Gold Coast

4215-4226; 4230

Booval/Ipswich Areas

4300-4305

Strathpine/Caboolture

4500

SA

Adelaide

5000; 5002-5070; 5072-5089; 5950

TAS

Hobart Area

7000; 7003-7005; 7007-7011; 7015-7016;7018

Launceston

7248-7250

WA

Perth CBD

6000; 6002-6030; 6050-6066; 6090-6120; 6127-6160; 6162-6164; 6166-6168

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^ Same business day delivery is only available between metropolitan areas of the same state within the Courier Post network and when lodged at a participating Post Office or arranged through Click and Send before 2pm local time.

# Service guaranteed to Township only.

† Service guaranteed to Mail Centre Post Office Boxes only.

‡ Next business day delivery to roadside addresses or offshore islands is not guaranteed.

* Next business day delivery to remote areas and roadside delivery addresses is not guaranteed. For complete network details, please ask Post Office staff.

** Saturday delivery is only available if you post your item on a Friday to an address within the same state in our Express Post Saturday Delivery network and meet the Express Post Saturday Delivery service conditions. This service will not operate on scheduled public holidays. If the public holiday falls on a Friday or Saturday, the next day of delivery (for Express Post items posted before closing time on the business day before the public holiday) will be the next business day after the public holiday.

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