The stress of moving rates with death and divorce but, unlike those horrors, the burden can be eased. Moving overseas contains extra pitfalls so good movers are vital. OSS were a very pleasant surprise. Aaron, the customer service rep was upbeat and knowledgeable. He explained the process and options, provide a rough estimate of cost and share a joke about the cat not going in the container. Who knew furniture going to New Zealand needed to go through quarantine? I didn’t. Best of all everything from packing to unpacking could be taken care of. I’m used to the stress of filling boxes but, in an international move, doing it yourself represents a modest saving in the total cost so why would you? If moving overseas they’re definitely worth a call.

This post about moving from Australia to New Zealand was made by Wokwas in 2019.