Concise Shipping Information
CORONA VIRUS UPDATE
Australia Post is being flooded with parcels. It seems standard shipping is being slowed. MFD recommends you select the Express or Quick shipping method.
Otherwise for standard shipping please be patient, use your tracking number online or contact AP for updates.
Express or Quick Orders placed prior to NOON EST will be sent that day
(excluding public holidays, Fridays and weekends).
Shipping within Australia - Transit Insurance
If you have doubts and concerns about Australia Posts ability to deliver without damage please select the Express or Quick shipping options. These are the only two shipping options that have transit insurance included. The below order was covered and replaced, once the necessary information was obtained. With no insurance you will be left to deal directly with Australia Post and no correspondence will be entered into on our end. This transit cover expires 30 days after shipping date.
Approximate Delivery Times using Australia Post - Before Corona
Signature required for all deliveries, no orders will be dropped at your front door.
Express - If available to your area
Allow 2 - 4 Days from receipt of the shipping confirmation email (excluding weekends & public holidays). Different postcodes vary dramatically. Fastest service from Australia Post, includes transit insurance. Check AP website to determine shipping times to your postcode..
Allow 4 - 6 Days from receipt of the shipping confirmation email (excluding weekends & public holidays).
Much faster than slow, includes transit insurance. Sending via this method jumps any slow orders in the system. Check AP website to determine shipping times to your postcode.
This is a SLOW SIGNATURE ON DELIVERY SERVICE. NO FRILLS, NO TRANSIT INSURANCE, ITS SLOW. All other shipping methods get priority over this one.
What if you are not home to receive your order?
The Australia Post courier should leave a calling card showing where the package can be collected from. It is always best to check with the Australia Post automatic SMS or email updates that are sent to every customer. You have approximately 5-7 days to collect your parcel, this timeframe is totally at the descretion of the LPO involved. If your parcel is returned charges are applied for the return and for resending. All orders require a signature.
Australia Post will not investigate overdue deliveries until 4 days past due date has elapsed. The due date can be found using the tracking number on the Australia Post app.
Returns & Additional Delivery Charges:
Australia Post will charge for these services. MFD passes on these charges along with the redelivery cost. Make sure you collect your parcel the first time.
Order Status - Know Where Your Orders At
Log into your account dashboard to view order status
1. NEW: A new order that requires payment
2. PICK: Order has been paid and awaiting confirmation and picking
3. PACK: Order has been confirmed and packed
4. DISPATCHED: Order has been collected and its on its way to you
5. HOLD: Order is on hold awaiting more information from the purchaser.
Please head to the international orders page here
Require more shipping info?
More extensive shipping information available here