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Greater Northern Removals and Storage has been operating for over 35 years and during that time, we have dealt with countless moves of all shapes, sizes and scales.

If you’re relocating interstate or moving to Brisbane from overseas, Greater Northern Removals can help. We understand the importance of offering a seamless solution which gets you where you need to be, on time with your belongings intact.


Professional Cairns to Brisbane removalists since 1986, we provide you with the fastest, safest and most affordable removal services between the two cities. Greater Northern Removals and Storage will help alleviate the stress out of moving, with our complete end-to-end removal services.

Utilising the rail network for moves between Brisbane and Cairns, we can get you, your family, business or corporate team members packed and ready to move usually within days. A specialist Brisbane to Cairns removals company, we invest heavily in training and equipment to ensure our customers and their belongings reach their destination safely and securely. Whether you are moving from or into a high-rise unit, an apartment, a large family home or need assistance relocating from your commercial premises, Greater Northern Removals & Storage will ensure your move runs like clockwork.


With over 35 years’ experience helping families, businesses and corporate teams move from Brisbane to Cairns and Far North Queensland, we know how to get you moving. We pride ourselves on providing our customers with cost-effective and professional removals solutions throughout the region. Whether you are moving to Cairns or one of the surrounding towns, Atherton Tablelands or further into the Gulf Savannah, we have the knowledge, equipment and connections to move you safely and securely.


If you are moving from Brisbane to Cape York, working with a professional removals company will ensure your furniture and belongings arrive there quickly and safely. We continually invest in our equipment and ensure all our trucks are purposely specified to handle regional roads, protecting your possessions and giving you peace of mind.

Depending on what time of year you are moving, some parts of the region may only be accessible by sea freight. With extensive connections and logistical frameworks in place throughout the Cape York Peninsula, wherever you are moving, we can get you there safely and efficiently.


Greater Northern Removals and Storage is the largest provider for government and corporate removals services across the Torres Strait. With specialised containers that meet barge weight restrictions and dedicated equipment, moving from Brisbane to the Torres Strait with us, is safe, secure and stress free.


A Chess Moving partner, Greater Northern Removals provides complete door-to-door removal services whether you are moving locally, intra or interstate across Australia. All our removalists are fully trained to AFRA standards to ensure each and every single move is carried out to the highest professional standards. An accredited supplier to many Federal and State Government Departments, you can count on us to deliver dependable removals and storage solutions, safely and securely, whatever your needs.

Why move with us?
When looking for a Brisbane removals company to move your family, business or team, here are just a few reasons why you should move with us:

Complete door-to-door service to and from Brisbane

We offer a full range of removal services in Brisbane including:

  • Local moves within the Brisbane and greater region
  • Domestic moves within Australia both intra and interstate
  • International moves
  • Storage (long and short term)
  • Office moves
  • Transportation of pets (Australia only)
  • Vehicle relocation
  • Travel insurance
  • A range of packing/unpacking services
  • Cleaning services

We provide free, no-obligation quotes

Use our free online quick quote to request your estimate for your move to or from Brisbane. For a more detailed estimate, use our full quote tool, which allows you to enter all your furniture and belongings that you would like to move.

Your belongings will be moved safely and securely

All our local Brisbane removalists are professionally trained to ensure your belongings are handled with the care and respect they deserve.

Trusted Brisbane removalists for 35 years

Don’t just take our word for it. Our Google and Facebook reviews speak for themselves.

Partner depots throughout Australia

Greater Northern Removals and Storage is partners of the Chess Moving Australia group, an Australia wide network (11 offices in all states) of long-standing family-owned professional removal companies. All partners are full members of AFRA and therefore bound by its strict code of conduct which allows us to offer you a professional and secure service nationally.

Affordable removals services

We invest in our team, equipment and processes to ensure we provide our customers with the most efficient and competitive service across Brisbane, Townsville, Cairns and beyond.


If you are pushed for time or are unsure how to pack your possessions securely, we can take care of this for you. We can even partially pack precious breakables and fragile items.

Valet unpacking

Should you wish to be pampered, we can organise a valet unpacking service which also includes fully setting up everything in your new home.

Vehicle transport

Sometimes our customers are unable to move their vehicles or boats themselves, which is why our transportation service can take care of this for you.


We can also assist you with obtaining insurance to protect your goods whilst they are in transit or storage.

Pet transport

Pets are family too but often they need to move at a different time to everyone else.


Our modern, clean and secure warehouse storage facility provides full- and short-term storage solutions.