Same day delivery by courier within metro areas

Parcels must be lodged by 2pm, Monday to Friday, at a Post Office.

Courier Post service details

  • Same day delivery within the Courier Post network1

  • Signature on Delivery and tracking included
  • Extra Cover available
  • Flat rate - available in medium satchels or as a postage label
  • Lodge over the counter at a Post Office by 2pm

Optional extras

For extra peace of mind, you can add Extra Cover – it provides loss or damage cover from $100 up to $5,000

If your item is lost or damaged while being carried by Australia Post and you haven’t purchased Extra Cover, you may still be eligible for limited compensation.

Size and weight limits

Your parcel's dimensions should not exceed 105cm or 0.25m3. Maximum weight is 22kg.Check our size and weight guidelines for details.

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* Delivery is same business day only within metro areas of the same state within the Courier Post network and when it is lodged before 2pm at a post office.