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Greater Northern Removals and Storage is the largest provider of corporate and government removal services in and out of the Torres Strait. With over 30 years’ experience, combined with specialised vehicles and containers required to transport to and from the islands, we pride ourselves on having the knowledge and expertise required to make your move happen efficiently.


Accessibly only by sea, we provide removals services to and from the islands all year round. Our longstanding relationships with local communities and commitment to the region ensures your belongings arrive quickly and safely.

Whether you are looking for a simple solution where we organise the shipping and containers necessary to access the islands, or you require our complete end to end removals solution, we can help. Our expertise and care are part of our commitment to delivering the best possible service to our customers, reducing stress and maximising efficiency.

Our removals team visits the region regularly. By coordinating your removal requirements within these periods, we also ensure you receive the most affordable yet comprehensive removals solution in the region.

Why move with us?
When looking for a Torres Strait 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 the Torres Strait

We offer a full range of removal services across the Torres Strait 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

Largest stock of specialised containers

Greater Northern Removals and Storage has the largest stock of 8ft containers required to meet the weight restrictions.

Dedicated vehicles and materials

We have dedicated vehicles and materials available on the islands to ensure your move runs smoothly.

We provide free, no-obligation quotes

Use our free online quick quote to request your estimate for your move to or from the Torres Strait. 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 Torres Strait 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 Far North Queensland, the Torres Strait, 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.