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Recent Packing & Unpacking reviews in Canberra

Great work again, thank you so much 😊

Packing crockery, etc

$100

Excellent hard worker on time polite young man

Packing two rooms

$100

Great help would highly recommend

Unpack car and move items into apartment

$75

Thanks for doing a great job 😀

Packing books into boxes

$100

Thanks again. You’ve helped us a number if times now, and your hard work is very much appreciated!

Unpacking and tidying

$125

Excellent work. Thank you.

Packing up house

$40

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What do packing and moving services include?

Packing and moving services cover the entire process of packing your furniture, appliances, and other items either for moving purposes or for general organisation. If you're planning on decluttering your space and need help arranging your items for donation, disposal, or future use, you can hire professional packers from Airtasker to help you out! 

Whether you're moving out or simply need to clear space in your home or office, you can find packers and movers near you who can transport your items to your new place, a storage facility, or virtually anywhere you like. Here's what to expect when you book packing services through us:

Assessment of furniture and other Items

Proper packing is crucial to protect your belongings and other valuables either for transit or for storage. Once your packer arrives at your location, they first assess your packing needs. You can choose to have all furniture and appliances in your home professionally packed or only select rooms or items. In some cases, you may need to get help in disassembling your furniture for packing or ask for complete furniture removal and disposal if you no longer want to keep your old furniture pieces. 

Have some office rubbish or a garage full of stuff ready to go? You can also book a rubbish removal service to help you get rid of items you don't want to store or bring with you when moving.

Gathering of packing materials

After assessing your furniture and other items to be packed, your packing professional gathers the necessary packing supplies and materials. This includes boxes of different sizes, rolls of tape and bubble wrap, heavy markers, sticker labels, scissors and cutters, and so on. If you have fragile furniture such as mirrors, antiques, or special paintings, our expert packers can take note of them and get the proper packing supplies needed such as speciality crates, furniture pads, and packing peanuts.

Packing and unpacking of items

Once your packer has gathered all the supplies, they are ready to get packing! Rugs and carpets are rolled carefully and wrapped securely, glass and crystal furniture are individually padded, or bubble-wrapped, and all boxes and packing cartons are sealed from top to bottom, on all sides to prevent any damage. They are then loaded into a moving van or vehicle ready to be transported to your new place or a storage facility. 

While packing your items, some mess and clutter can be unavoidable. You can book an end of lease cleaning service to keep your old space sparkling clean and looking new. On the other hand, if you're the one moving in, you can also hire moving-in cleaners to help clean your space, unpack your items, and make settling into your new home a little easier.

Recent Packing & Unpacking tasks in Canberra

Help to prepare for moving house

$240

Casey ACT, Australia

15th Feb 2024

Assistance with tasks in preparation for moving house. Packing of items into boxes. labelling boxes. stack boxes ready for pick up. Cleaning appliances before packing.Wiping furniture sufaces to ready them for moving. Preparing furniture for moving e.g. dismantling items and securing parts. Cleaning a webber bbq and hosing down/wiping outdoor furniture to remove cobwebs or other dirt. Examples include kitchen appliances, kitchen items, pantry items, shelves, clothes, books, etc to prepare for a house move. supplies provided: wipes, spray, sponges, boxes, tape, paper, bubble wrap, trolley, dolly, step ladder, tools. Preferably completed on Monday 19.2.24 but some hours on Tuesday 20.2.24 would also be great. Must have had experience packing items effectively so they don't break in transit. Experience with cleaning. Let me know how many hours you can work on 19 Feb and your hourly rate (and total cost). E.g. 8 hours at 30 an hour, total $240. Ok for a team (e.g. 2 people)

URGENT TODAY Help with unpack

$65

Forde ACT, Australia

30th Jan 2024

I need help today between 11am and 2:30pm for the entire 3 hours. Just need an extra pair of hands to put away the breakables that the movers get out of the boxes - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 31 January 2024

Unpack delivery & Flat pack assembly- RED HILL ACT 2603

$380

Red Hill ACT 2603, Australia

28th Jan 2024

Unpack delivery & Flat pack assembly- RED HILL ACT 2603 As per schedule. We will require 1 tasker for Unpacking an order and Flat Pack Assembly, we will also require rubbish to be placed into our on site skip supplied. Further details provided upon acceptance of offer. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 31 January 2024

Pack and move boxes and furniture from house to carport

$400

Dickson ACT 2602, Australia

25th Jan 2024

I need a person or two to help pack boxes and move some furniture out of my house so it an easy painted internally. Will store the stuff in my carport and cover it with tarpaulins. House is in Dickson ACT - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 20 February 2024

Help me move home. I need to unpack some boxes at Storage.

$200

Fyshwick ACT, Australia

18th Jan 2024

Hi, I am finishing off the last bits of unpacking after living overseas for a year and moving interstate. Need help from 1-5pm: - unpacking some boxes and sorting what goes where eg charity, or to me. - getting boxes and packing paper ready for disposal The unpacking will be at Storage King, Fyshwick at one of the driveup units. I will also have 2 removalists I have hired helping. They will be moving the big items, assembling the 2 couches to make sure all the parts are there before I sell them etc. Please note price I've quoted here is for 4 hours help. If theres still more to do happy to discuss you helping me the next day as well. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 19 January 2024

Need urgent assistance with packing/clearing property for moving.

$240

Hackett ACT, Australia

16th Jan 2024

We have removalists coming tomorrow and the place is far from ready. Need someone kind and non-judgmental to help my elderly Mum get things in boxes and make space. There has been a lot of clutter over many years and she is overwhelmed, exhausted and embarrassed. I'm next door and may also need a hand with shifting a few things later as I'm currently on one foot and it's almost impossible to carry things from room to room on crutches. It's also why I can't help Mum myself. If anyone is available at any time today or this evening to help pack books, clear space for removalists and keep spirits high, we would be so grateful and relieved. Happy to pay an hourly rate. $240 is completely negotiable depending on hours available etc. We will also need rubbish removal which could tie in with this task or be a separate job. Not yet sure how much there will be to remove but rough quotes welcome. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 17 January 2024

Packing house hold goods into boxes

$200

Harrison ACT 2914, Australia

13th Jan 2024

Wrap and pack glasses and trinkets, kitchen items into boxes for storeage. Moving a deceased estate into storage unit. 6-8 hours on the 17th or 18th. Thank you - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 18 January 2024

Assitance unpacking moving van

$80

Florey ACT, Australia

13th Jan 2024

We will be arriving from moving interstate on Saturday 20th of Jan. We will need assistance in unpacking a moving truck on arrival. 1-2 Hours Work. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 20 January 2024

Fantastic, would reccomend in a heartbeat.

Pack up my home

$200

Kingston ACT, Australia

8th Jan 2024

We are moving to a new apartment. We need help with emptying our clothes bags and organizing them in the closets. Help in arranging our kitchen accessories.

Dhanvi was amazing, and completed the job perfectly

Packing up my household items to move

$150

Casey ACT, Australia

6th Jan 2024

I just need help packing items into boxes in order to move - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 7 January 2024

Pack home contents

$1,000

Dickson ACT, Australia

26th Dec 2023

Pack two bedroom house for removal on 29/12/23 - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 26 December 2023

Pack house Dickson, Canberra

$1,000

Dickson ACT, Australia

26th Dec 2023

Two bedroom house to pack on or before 28 December 2023-URGENT - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 27 December 2023

Help unpacking furniture in my new house

$40

Charnwood ACT, Australia

25th Dec 2023

We just moved into a new home I need help unpacking and putting things in order including hanging pictures, curtains etc… - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 27 December 2023

Unpack and organisation of house

$1,000

Watson ACT, Australia

19th Dec 2023

I have just moved from a large 5 bedroom home into a small 3 bedroom townhouse. I require help with unpacking, organising of boxes and clothing, accessories, furniture and general unpacking. Will pay hourly rate. - Due date: Flexible

Offsider for tomorrow to pack the the house 5 hours minimum

$240

Wanniassa ACT, Australia

26th Oct 2023

I want offsider with experience and strong to help me minimum 4 hour 180 - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 27 October 2023

She’s really a great actress on her show! 100% Recommendations

Help me move home - packing

$220

Griffith ACT, Australia

23rd Oct 2023

Hubby has fallen sick and I’m interstate. Need someone to spend the day packing boxes. Flat rate - cash job. 9.30am to 2.30pm. Will be supervised - appreciate help!! - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 26 October 2023

Darcy and Patrick were a god send. We’re so happy to have had them lend a hand. Thank you!

Help me pack up and move 1 bedroom apartment

$500

Griffith ACT, Australia

12th Oct 2023

There are NO stairs at either location. Need to pack up and move a 1 bedroom 1 bathroom apartment. We prefer if you can provide boxes & tape etc. Can provide a full inventory of our things. Please note you are not moving all items in the photos. Pickup location: Griffith ACT, Australia Drop-off location: Red Hill ACT, Australia Removals size: Apartment Stairs: No - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 23 October 2023

Good communication, on time, very efficient! Would recommend Guru’s removalist services.

Packing two rooms

$150

Nicholls ACT, Australia

11th Oct 2023

I am looking for someone to pack up two living rooms. Includes a lot of books and glassware. No need to move furniture. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 3 November 2023

Excellent communication and prepared to go the extra in moving the boxes to our garage-thank you.

Aid in Packing 3 bedroom town house

$300

Banks ACT 2906, Australia

13th Sep 2023

Need help packing up three bedroom house ready for moving on Saturday. Edit: I do not need help moving items out of the house, only need help with the house being packed up. Due to a heart condition, it is difficult for me to pack on my own. I will be present and helping in this process. - Due date: Before Friday, 15 September 2023

Amazing! Completed a brilliant job 🥳🥳

Help with packing boxes, decluttering, oragnising boxes in the garage

$80

Harrison ACT, Australia

30th Aug 2023

Looking for help with decluttering, packing boxes and moving boxes in and around the garage. It's 2-5 hours of work preferably starting after 10:30 am. Paying @20 p/h. Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 1 September 2023

Efficient, helpful and great to work with