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Moving to Australia

Santa Fe International Relocation Services to Sydney – Melbourne – Brisbane – Adelaide – Perth – Canberra – Darwin – Hobart


So you’re moving to Australia? Congratulations and G’day!

Wherever in the world you are moving from, we will ensure your belongings arrive in Australia safely, on time, and with a minimum of fuss. After all, Wridgways is one of the world’s leading moving companies and working with you, we will make the transition to your new home in Australia smooth and hassle-free.

We make it easy!

MOVING TO AUSTRALIA: • Global AwarenessAttention to DetailExperience • Relocation Services

Moving With Global Awareness

We will work with you to make all aspects of moving to Australia as smooth as possible. Working closely with our sister company Santa Fe Relocation and partners overseas, we will keep a check on your shipment through our move management systems to ensure a timely and safe arrival of your precious belongings.Global delivery to Australia

Moving With Attention to Detail

We will take care of air or sea transportation; arrange customs clearance, insurance and all the other time-consuming details involved in moving to Australia.

Moving With Experience

There is simply nothing better than experience to ensure a successful relocation overseas and with 125 years, we are perfectly placed to assist you. The Santa Fe Group have been in the home removals business since 1892 and have established a reputation as one of the world’s leading removalist companies. This hard-earned reputation is based on:

  • Our Employees – Our Reputation
    Our employees pride themselves on keeping up to date with the latest techniques and technology in our industry. Their consultative approach ensures that they fully understand the unique needs of our customers before recommending the best relocation solutions. Our employees have a strong respect for our customers’ property and personal circumstances. They know that no two relocations are ever the same and treat all moves accordingly. You are in experienced, capable hands with Wridgways’ caring employees.
  • Safety and Reliability
    We have one of the lowest loss and damage ratios of all Australian moving companies. State-of-the-art equipment, on-time service, innovative packaging and our personalised consultative approach mean you can rely on us to meet agreed schedules and outcomes.
  • Convenient Locations
    With branches strategically located throughout Australia, you have the assurance that no matter where you are moving to or from, Wridgways are well positioned to efficiently and effectively meet your needs.

Relocation Services

Did you know that Santa Fe offers comprehensive relocation services for inbound, international moves? This service covers every aspect of your relocation including travel arrangements, short and long term accommodation, furnishings, car rental, Visas, passports and destination services. There is so much more to moving employees around the globe than just handing them an air ticket and offering to move their personal and household goods. Companies are now recognising the need to be competitive with their expatriate and domestic relocation programs which does not necessarily involve cash remuneration.

A more sophisticated approach in rewarding employees for moving to another city, state or country can be achieved by offering comprehensive relocation services to aid and enhance the family’s experiences. Services such as cross-cultural briefing, language lessons and home search are considered essential items.

Our services include:

Australian Removal Services

  • Comprehensive destination services in Australia
  • Orientation
  • Education advice and school search
  • Settling In Service
  • Repatriation programs
  • Australian Cross-cultural and diversity briefings
  • Visa and migration assistance
  • Home Sale/Purchase/Management programs
  • Car Sale/Purchase/Lease
  • Housing differential reports
  • Cost of Living differentials
  • Partner career counselling

Further details about our relocation services: » Visit our Santa Fe Relocation website » Quarantine and Customs in Australia » Services: packing, cleaning, storage, valet, vehicle transport » Moving to Australia – important information » Find your nearest branch or storage facility » Email us

These links may also help: » Endangered Species Information Homepage » Australian Customs Service » Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service » FIDI Global Alliance » Overseas Moving Network International » Complementary connection of gas, electricity, phone, internet, pay TV and address change notifications


All enquiries for Import Rates can be sent to Julie McDermott

Visa Questionnaire

To find out if we can help you arrange permanent or temporary residence in Australia, we’ll need some details about you and your family. Please complete the questionnaire below and email it to

Click here to download our initial questionnaire

Moving services

When you are moving home, it isn’t simply enough to just take your possessions and move them to another home. There are a lot of other details that need addressing during your move, such as moving your pets, the insurance and cleaning. Our removalist teams are on hand to assist with all of these aspects of your move in Australia regardless of whether you are moving interstate, locally or even internationally.


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Secure Storage

Whether you need long term or short term storage, we have you covered.

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Let us make your move easy with our team of experienced packers.

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Settle into your new home without the stress, by using our friendly unpacking team.

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Make your next move a breeze and ask about our cleaning services.

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Vehicle Transport

From cars and bikes, to boats and more! We’ll move your vehicles wherever they need to go.

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Pet Transport

Give your furry friend a smooth transition to their new home with our range of pet relocation services.

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Santa Fe Connect

Give yourself a break and get all of your services connected in one place.

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