People walking and jogging on riverfront in Brisbane's South Bank

Moving to Brisbane: The 15 most common questions

Moving Tips

If you're considering moving to Brisbane this article has been written to help you get the most common questions answered. As they say “there is no such thing as a stupid question”, but often people are reluctant to ask about things that they might not know. Some things you may not even think to ask!

Overall moving to Brisbane or any new location is a life-changing and wonderful experience, so it’s important to do your research and get as many of your questions answered, as this will ensure you settle in comfortably and have a minimal amount of surprises at your new home.

Pool table corner pocket with cue and balls

Pool table sizes: Choosing the right one for your room

Piano & Heavy Moves  |  Guides

Pool tables are a great way to enjoy quality time with friends and family at home. Whether you are a competitive player or simply enjoy the game, there is nothing like having your own pool table at home. 

Choosing the right size pool table for your room, however, can be a daunting task. In this article, we will walk you through the different pool table sizes and factors to consider when choosing the right one for your home. 

If you are moving your pool table into your new home it is vital to have it moved by a pool table removalist who can treat your table with the care that it deserves.

Moving a couch for furniture donations

Furniture donations: Where, what & how to donate before moving

Guides  |  Advice

When preparing for a move, many people realize they own more than they need or have items they no longer use. Rather than moving these excess pieces, donating furniture is an excellent way to declutter, make a positive impact, and lighten the load for your move. If you're wondering where, what, and how to donate, you're in the right place!

moving-interstate-costs

How much does it cost to move interstate?

Moving interstate

It's not something you do frequently so most people aren't aware how much to budget for their interstate move or what hidden costs they may be up for.

To help you, we've outlined approximate interstate moving costs for common city to city moves.

Melbourne City View at Night

Moving from Brisbane to Melbourne: How-to guide

Moving Tips  |  Moving interstate  |  Guides

Relocating from Brisbane to Melbourne is not just about moving your belongings from Point A to Point B. It’s an exciting journey, leading you from the warmth and sun-drenched beaches of the Gold Coast and Brisbane into Melbourne’s eclectic mix of culture, food, and unpredictable weather. 

As interstate removalists, we have helped many relocate to Melbourne and our Brisbane Removals Guide can help you with the practical aspects of this. But there is more to a move than just packing boxes and hiring a good removalist. This guide focuses on cultural and lifestyle adjustments, and how you can best navigate them.

Man relaxing in office with moving boxes when working for professional office movers

What are professional office movers (and what do they do)?

Office Removalists

Moving is always a big task, but relocating your entire office or business can be an even more stressful experience. Professional office removalists are there to make the process run smoothly and efficiently. They have the expertise, equipment, and knowledge to get everything from your current location to your new business address in the most secure and efficient way possible while ensuring the move is in accord with your timeline. In this post, we'll explain exactly what professional office movers do and how they can help your business make the move to your new location.

Kids having fun at Gold Coast beach | Austate Removals

Best suburbs in the Gold Coast to move your family to

Moving Tips  |  Guides

What a great idea! Move to the Gold Coast for a better lifestyle, or for your family’s (kids) sake or because you have work lined up there.

You can look forward to miles of beautiful sunbathed beaches, magnificent weather all year round, vibrant nightlife, exquisite hinterland scenery, everything you could want in services/schools, entertainment and many other facilities especially suited to families.

How to set up a pool table in a family home

How to set up a pool table: A comprehensive guide for beginners

Piano & Heavy Moves  |  Guides

Setting up a pool table seems like a daunting task, but it doesn't have to be. With the right tools and a little bit of patience, you can have your pool table ready for action in no time.

In this comprehensive guide, we'll take you through all the steps for how to set up a pool table correctly, from assembling the frame to fitting the felt. Whether you're moving to a new house and have engaged a pool table removalist or just bought your first pool table, this guide has got you covered.