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If you are moving to the Cape York Peninsula, Greater Northern Removals and Storage, provide complete coverage, with over 35 years’ experience servicing the region. Depending on the season and the area you are moving to, our road or sea freight solutions ensure your belongings get to where you are moving, safely.


We invest heavily in our equipment to provide a smooth and secure removal service that protects your possessions whilst they are in transit. With trucks designed and built specifically to service the Cape York region, you can be sure you are in safe hands with Greater Northern Removals.

Our local team of removalists is fully trained to AFRA standards to ensure each and every single move is carried out to the highest professional standards. Furthermore, we are an accredited supplier to many Federal and State Government Departments including Defence Forces, Queensland Police, Queensland Health and Queensland Education.

Whether your move is for work or personal life, it is vital that you choose a removalist company with experience to ensure that nothing is left to chance. We make it our goal to reduce the stress of moving so you can focus on other things knowing that your belongings are being looked after.

If you need a complete end-to-end solution with our removalist crews packing your old home and unpacking at your new home, or simply require logistical support throughout the Cape, we can help.


Whether you are reallocating to Cooktown, Hope Vale, Laura or the surrounding region, Greater Northern Removals and Storage utilise road services to ensure you can move all year round. Typically, during the dry season, our removals team utilises our purpose-built trucks which are specifically designed to protect your belongings on uneven and unsealed roads. Our removals team will be able to deliver your furniture within the day so you can begin to settle into your new home as soon as possible, without the stress of lengthy delays.


If you are moving to Aurukun, Lockhart or Weipa, we provide regular road services during the dry season and coordinate weekly sea freight solutions during the wet season. With strong community relationships throughout the region and specialised equipment to service the area, we pride ourselves on enabling our customers to move quickly, safely and securely.


Removals services to Coen, Pormpuraaw and Kowanyama is serviced by road only. With unsealed roads and tracks, the towns are typically only accessible during the dry season. Ensuring your furniture is delivered safely and securely is our priority, which is why our trucks have in built air bag suspension, designed and built to withstand the uneven roads connecting the towns. All our vehicles are GPS enabled so we can track your container whilst it’s on the move.


We provide sea freight removal services to and from Bamaga each week throughout the year, enabling our customers to move to the most northern part of the state with ease. We understand the challenges of relocating to the more remote regions of Queensland, which is why our three decades of experience provides vital reassurance that when you move with us, your belongings are good hands.

Why move with us?
When looking for a Cape York 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 Cape York

We offer a full range of removal services to and from Cape York including:

  • 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 Cape York. 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 Cape York removalists are professionally trained to ensure your belongings are handled with the care and respect they deserve.

Trusted Cape York 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 the Cape York Peninsula, Regional Far North Queensland, 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.