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Backloading Canberra to Melbourne

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Backloading is a cheaper way of transporting furniture or items around Australia. It involves placing your items or furniture on a truck that already has a primary load booked either by utilising the excess space in the truck, or putting it in the truck on its return journey.

Backloaders servicing from Canberra to Melbourne cost $102.91 per cubic meter on average. The average job price is $1,720.11 and the average space per job is 16.71 cubic meters. The total distance that needs to be travelled is 661.86km.

$102.91 / m3

Average price per cubic meter

$1,720.11

Average job price

16.71m3

Average space per job
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Caitlin booked a removalist for $1600.00 in Braddon

Find removalists travelling interstate from Canberra or any other major city

Estimate how much space you need

The cost of your Canberra to Melbourne interstate removalists depends on how much space your items take up in the truck or container.
Get a ballpark idea below:

How much space does your move need?
A few items of furniture
A moderate amount of furniture
A lot of furniture
35m3
Estimated space needed

How does Muval work?

Here's how muval helps you to find quality removalists from Canberra to Melbourne in a few easy steps:

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1. Tell us what you're moving

Our platform automatically calculates the space required for your items.

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2. Find your match

We'll find available trucks at great prices with space when you need it. You can filter by dates, price, rating and more to find the best company to suit your move.

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3. Compare quotes and book instantly

There’s no waiting for removalists to come back with quotes. No hidden surprises, all pricing is up front. You’ll get up to 10 quotes instantly online that you can compare reviews & request to book in one spot.

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Why use us?

The benefits speak for themselves.

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Instant pricing

Our platform automatically calculates and prices your move from a range of quality removal companies without you needing to call around and speak to pushy sales people.

Insurance options

We offer comprehensive insurance cover as an additional extra to your move.
Find out more here.

Secure online payment

Pay your booking deposit securely through our encrypted online payments form.

Satisfaction guaranteed

If you’re not satisfied with the company you are matched with after you pay your deposit, we’ll refund you within 2 days.

Move managers

Our team of move managers are available to help you and answer your questions at any point during your move.

Packing, unpacking and more

For customers looking for a full-service experience. Muval provides access to book pre-pack and unpacking services, packing materials, and even an exit and entry clean on your premesis.

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Removal companies

We work with a range of quality removalists to ensure exceptional service and care is given when moving your items.
Here’s a sample of what people say about the removal companies we work with.

  • 4.48 (489 reviews)
    Fragile Removals is one of Australia’s leading moving companies, offering reliable and affordable services to residents across the nation.
  • 4.95 (176 reviews)
    Our aim is to provide a quality service that no one else does.
  • 4.53 (47 reviews)
    Express Furniture Removals are the Local, Interstate and Australia wide Removal specialists.
  • 4.80 (25 reviews)
    At Harrington Removals, we have the ability to collect the customers furniture on a set day of the week, with guaranteed delivery dates.
  • As one of Melbourne’s most professional and trusted home and office removalists and we are AFRA accredited.
  • 4.75 (225 reviews)
    Servicing Melbourne Metro & beyond, S & K Removals is a 100% family owned and operated business with over 10 years experience.

Frequently asked questions

It is preferred if you or your representative to be present at the pickup and drop off.

This can be organised but will incur an extra charge.

Yes. This varies depends on which company you are using. Usually, the minimum charge is around $300-$500 dependant on the origin and destination.

Preferably No, It is better to use a fitted sheet on each side of your mattresses to enclose. 

If you change your list of items or space required a week before your move, we can usually adjust the price accordingly. In some circumstances this won’t be possible depending on the booking volume and amount of change and notice provided.

If you have booked the shared truck option, then yes. If you have booked a premium option, then you will not be sharing the truck. 

To see the pricing, you will need to click on the link in your email. This will take you to our website where you can see your options.

When quoting on your job, we provide the name and reviews of the company that matches your inquiry. Although we vet every company on our system, we encourage you to do your own due dilligence on the company you choose.

Depending on the destination and the state you are going to. Standard delivery times vary from one day to 21 days. 

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Don't take our word for it

4.8 (92) Rating from Google reviews

Natasha Gallahar

Muval customer on google.com.au 5 gold stars for removalist services

Fantastic service, always go above and beyond and more than happy to answer questions. I’ll never use another company as I know 100% I get the best price and best service with Muval.

I highly recommend for anybody looking at moving interstate to contact these guys, I’ve used them twice.

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