Delivery Times and Charges

Delivery Times - New Zealand

We use a combination of NZ Couriers and PostHaste for all NZ deliveries. 
A signature is required upon delivery, unless specified otherwise and we can not deliver to PO boxes. 

Normal Delivery Times

  • Auckland - usually overnight but  can be up to 2 business days and an additional 2 days for Rural Delivery.
  • North Island excluding Auckland - 2 business days and an additional 2 days for Rural Delivery
  • South Island - 3 business days and an additional 2 days for Rural Delivery.

If you require faster delivery than this please contact us or if Rural Delivery you can direct delivery to your closest non-RD address.


Delivery Charges - New Zealand

Delivery Charges are based on weight, size and delivery to one of three regions; - Auckland, North Island excluding Auckland and South Island.

Product delivery charges, for each of the three regions are displayed when you add a product to your cart and / or when you proceed to checkout - simply choose the region your goods are being delivered to.

The following is an indication of New Zealand delivery charges
  Auckland North Island excl. Auckland South Island 
Small accessories e.g. eyepieces  $5 $5 $5
Most Binoculars, Microscopes, Night Vision products and larger accessories $5 $10 $10
Large Binoculars and small Telescopes e.g. Mini Dobs and  Nova / Saxon 607, 767 $10 $15 $20
Medium Sized Telescopes - Most refractors, smaller Reflectors, Smaller Cassegrains e.g. Saxon 705, 804,1206, Celestron Inspires, Star Discovery 90 and 127 Maks  $20 $25 $35 
Large Telescopes - larger Reflectors with EQ mounts $25 $35 $45
Very Large Telescopes - very large Reflectors e.g. Saxon 15012, small Dobsonians  $30 $55 $70
Medium/Large Dobsonians e.g. 8" - 12",  Celestron Evolutions, Meade LightSwitches,  LX's  $35 $75 $100
Very Large Dobsonians e.g. 14"-18" $45 $100 $130

We are happy for you to collect your goods from our warehouse and not to incur these charges.  Just contact us to arrange a suitable time before hand.