Moving to Melbourne
Moving to Melbourne
Would like to move to Melbourne? We organize your move to Melbourne! At Mudinmar, we have been working in the international moving sector for more than 30 years. Our logistics infrastructure and our relationships with moving agents from all over the world, assure us that we can offer coverage of our moving and transportation services around the planet. In this way, we can take your move to Melbourne or to any destination you choose.
We offer door to door service: We collect and pack your belongings in your current residence, always attending to the specifications of each object of your move; We coordinate the transport of your move and we take your belongings and furniture to your next home. We provide advice on the most optimal possible transport and transportation routes for moving (air, sea, land, etc.) and we deal with the management of the corresponding customs procedures to carry out the transfer to Melbourne.
International moving service to Melbourne
Do you need to organize your move to Melbourne? Do not worry! We take care of you moving. Our international moving services to Melbourne cover:
- Preparation of a free moving quote to Melbourne with information on the price of the move.
- Packaging of your belongings, furniture and all kinds of objects that you want to take with you in your international move to Melbourne.
- Transportation of furniture and furnishings to your next place of residence in Melbourne.
- We carry out the unpacking and assembly of furniture in the chosen moving destination.
- We deal with the management of customs procedures and other documents necessary for moving to Melbourne.
- Advice by our agents on issues related to international moving.
- Storage service in our warehouses in Spain.
Moving quotation to Melbourne
The first step in starting your move to Melbourne is to request a quote for your international move. By completing our form with your moving information (addresses, moving volume, name, phone number and contact email …) we can send you your personalized and free moving quote to Melbourne. After the preparation of the budget, our commercial agents will contact you to facilitate the budget without obligation and give you all the information about the moving service to Melbourne (transfer, price of the move, transport route …).
It is important to keep in mind that the price of a move to Melbourne will depend on several factors and variable costs such as delivery and pick-up addresses, the geopolitical situation of the country from which the move to Melbourne is ordered, or the circumstances of the transfer. In any case, our agents work every day to offer the best price and moving service to Melbourne.
Associated moving services to Melbourne
In Mudinmar we offer complementary services of international removals, to cover all the needs that you may have in your move to Melbourne.
- Relocation services: We look for your home, we guide you in your new city and we deal with immigration and taxation procedures when you move to Melbourne.
- International Vehicle Transportation: We transport your vehicle to your next place of residence in Melbourne.
- International pet transportation: We take your pet to Melbourne so you can be together in your new home.
- Transportation of artwork: We offer logistic services for the transportation of your artwork to Melbourne.
Car transportation to Melbourne
In Mudinmar we take care of the car transport to Melbourne. We have assistance cranes equipped with ramps for loading and unloading, and a fleet of vehicles equipped to send your car to Melbourne.
Thanks to our vehicle import and export services, we can handle the transportation and shipping of cars to Melbourne.
In addition, we manage the necessary procedures for car transport: Vehicle registration, customs clearance, approval, payment of taxes and fees, collection of documentation, etc.
Pet transportation to Melbourne
Do not leave your pets behind during your move to Melbourne, thanks to the international pet transportation service provided by our division specialized in relocation and immigration services, you can always take your pet with you.
We move your pet to Melbourne so you don’t have to leave it and ensure that it stays with you in your next moving home. We take care of the collection of documents for the transfer, verification of vaccines in order, shipment of the pet, accompaniment during the shipment and reception of the same once it has reached its destination in Melbourne.
Location for a future move to Melbourne
Melbourne is located on the southeast coast of Australia and is the capital of the southernmost state of mainland Australia (excluding Hobart in Tasmania). It is located by the mouth of the Yarra River, near Port Philip Bay. Geologically speaking it is built at the confluence of the Lava Rivers to the west and sand accumulations to the south east, along Port Philip.
In 2011 Melbourne was chosen as the best city in the world to live in, due to its high quality of life and low poverty rates. It was also selected as the top tourist city.
Melbourne’s main beaches are located along the shore of Port Phillip Bay, in areas like Port Melbourne, Albert Park, St Kilda, Elwood, Brighton, Sandringham, and Mentone Frankston and in the western suburbs of Altona and Williamstown. The nearest surfing beaches are 85 kilometres south east of Melbourne CBD, at the Rye, Sorrento and Portsea beaches.
Weather in Melbourne
The weather in Melbourne is warm and temperate. There is significant rainfall throughout the year in Melbourne. Even the driest month still has a lot of rain. This location is classified as Cfb by Köppen and Geiger.
The average annual temperature in Melbourne is 14.8 ° C. The approximate average rainfall is 666 mm.
Melbourne has a moderate oceanic climate and is known for its varying weather conditions. The phrase ‘four seasons in one day’ is part of Australian pop culture, with people in Melbourne insisting that if you don’t like the weather you’ll only have to wait 10 minutes for it to change. The annual average maximum temperature is 20 degrees, and 10 is the minimum.
Transport in Melbourne
Tram: Melbourne has an extensive public transport system managed by Metlink. Melbourne’s tram network is the largest in the world. There are sections of the tram network on roads, others are separate and others use light train routes. The City Circle Tram is a free tram service that operates daily.
Train: Melbourne has trains running on 19 lines. All of them extend from City Loop which covers the business district of the city. Flinders Street Station is the busiest station. There are regional rail links to Victoria and interstate rail services to Sydney and Adelaide which leave from another station; Southern Cross Station on Spencer Street.
Bus: Melbourne also has an extensive bus network consisting of almost 300 routes, which mainly cover outer areas unreachable by train.
Car: Despite the extensive network of public transport services, Melbourne has a high level of private car usage. The main roads connecting the city are the Eastern Freeway, Monash motorway and the West Gate (including the large Westgate Bridge. The other freeways around the city, or connecting to other major cities, are Citylink, Eastlink, the Western Ring Road, the Calder Highway, the Tullamarine Freeway (main airport link) and the Hume highway, linking Melbourne to Sydney.
Plane: Melbourne has 4 airports. Melbourne Airport is situated in Tullamarine and is the main gateway for international and national entrance in to the city. The Avalon Airport, located between Melbourne and Geelong is a secondary Jetstar centre. This makes Melbourne the only city in Australia that has a second commercial airport. The Moorabbin Airport is a general aviation airport in the southeast of the city, with a limited number of flights. Essendon Airport was the main city airport before the construction of the Tullamarine Airport. Now it is used for some passenger flights, general aviation and cargo flights.
What to do in Melbourne
Melbourne has the best, most dynamic nightlife in Oceania and Asia.
There is an abundance of restaurant with a wide range of cuisines. The city has developed a reputation as a culinary capital celebrating the Festival of Food and Wine every year. One of the most popular spots in the city is “Little Italy” on Lygon Street in Carlton, as well as Fitzroy Street in St Kilda, Brunswick Street in Fitzroy, Victoria St in Collingwood, the centre of Melbourne and the Docklands and Southbank areas.
Dance music forms part of Melbourne’s thriving landscape. The biggest clubs are Melbourne Metro Nightclub, with a 2,500 capacity and QBH with 2,100. Melbourne is the birthplace of the Melbourne Shuffle, a dance style exported to Southeast Asia which continues to evolve today.
Sport in Melbourne
Melbourne is home to the National Sports Museum as well numerous sporting events throughout the year such as the Australian Open (tennis) and Australian Open (golf), the Melbourne Cup (horse racing), the Australian F1 Grand Prix, Australian motorcycling Grand Prix and Phillip Island Motorcycling Circuit Championship.
The city is also a hub of Australian football and cricket, the most popular sports in Victoria State. Melbourne Cricket Ground is the biggest cricket pitch in the world with a capacity of 100,000. 9 teams are based in the metropolitan area of Melbourne and 5 Australian Football League games are played each week, attracting an average of 40,000 people per game. The city also plays host to the Australian Football League Final.
Melbourne is also home to several professional teams in national competitions, such as Melbourne Storm (Rugby League), Melbourne Victory and Melbourne City (football) in the A-league, Melbourne Vixens (netball) and Melbourne Tigers and South Dragons (basketball) in the Australian basketball league.