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Australia Post Domestic Parcel Post (Standard)

Australia Post Domestic Parcel Post (Standard)

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Nate
NateThe Mallee, VIC

Absolutely useless

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Several times you have delivered my mail/post to my neighbours house, like if you read the parcel it clearly has my address not the neighbours so seriously you guys absolutely useless can’t even deliver stuff and it’s supposed to be your job to do it, like if you messed up once or twice I can understand that but this is happening nearly every time.

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Delivery TimeOn Time
Shipping TypeDomestic
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Abysmal, so slow.

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Looking online I can see that thousands of people are dissatisfied with the postal service. This is meant to be an essential service, but it might as well not exist.

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Delivery TimeOn Time
Shipping TypeDomestic
Delivery Arrived in Good ConditionYes
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Diedre N.
Diedre N.South East Queensland, QLD
  • 4 reviews
  • 2 likes

Why do I redirect

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Parcels always delivered when not at home. I redirect as they can be stolen in my area no safe place to leave them. Why do I even bother. Maybe time to get a po box

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Delivery TimeOn Time
Shipping TypeDomestic
Delivery Arrived in Good ConditionYes
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Carinya
CarinyaSydney, NSW

Parcels thrown over the fence to the ground

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The items are always delivered when they say its going to be delivered. However, even if I am home, the parcels are always left near my doorstep (not on my doorstep). The last item that was delivered was thrown over the fence (this was witness by the electrician who was working outside my place). The box was damage, thank goodness, the item inside was not damaged. I would have been very upset if it was. From previous reviews, it appears there is not a lot of care taken with the delivery of parcels. There must be a standard for delivery of parcels so that parcels are in good condition.

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Delivery TimeOn Time
Shipping TypeDomestic
Delivery Arrived in Good ConditionYes
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Winnie
Winnie
  • 3 reviews
  • 2 likes

Delivery guys never attempt to deliver to apartments

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I live in an apartment. Someone is home most of the time. Yet if the parcel doesn't fit our letter box, it gets taken straight to the post office for collection. It is a serious problem, especially when I order items that are quite bulky. For an old lady, dragging the item home is a considerable challenge. Our post office is quite small. Staff there complain about that too because they keep running out of room.

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Delivery TimeOn Time
Shipping TypeDomestic
Delivery Arrived in Good ConditionYes
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SiRock
SiRock
  • 6 reviews
  • 4 likes

They work hard

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Australia Post guys have been working extra hard in recent years with all the lockdowns and stuff. Not every member is equally useful and polite but overall they managed to carry out the duties with dignity. Shame my international shipping was a different story but again - COVID

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Delivery TimeOn Time
Shipping TypeDomestic
Delivery Arrived in Good ConditionYes
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p1ss3d0ff customer
p1ss3d0ff customer
  • 4 reviews
  • 1 like

constantly delivers to the wrong address

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you have delivered parcels to the post office in the wrong town three times. one time it happened, when I finally got on to one of your representatives, it was very clear that he was unaware there is a post office in my town. are you really so disorganized and incompetent that your sorting agents don't know where the post offices are? must I include a map every time I buy something online, and the seller glue it on the parcel, complete with crayon markings on all post office locations? I'm sick of telling you. get it right!

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Delivery TimeOn Time
Shipping TypeDomestic
Delivery Arrived in Good ConditionYes
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Alice F.Australia Post
p1ss3d0ff customer
p1ss3d0ff customer
Australia Post
Alice F.Australia Post

That's what I want too, but without seeing a tracking number that has had that detour, I can't tell where the issue might be happening, so I can't do anything to fix it.

Alice

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Melissa
Melissa
  • 2 reviews

Online shopping deliveries

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Postal delivery service had sunk to an all time low in Australia in the past few years but having recently bought a few things on line I must say that even despite Covid circulating they came in a very timely manner when I thought they would takeaway longer. Let’s hope this continues!

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Delivery TimeOn Time
Shipping TypeDomestic
Delivery Arrived in Good ConditionYes
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Casey K.Australia Post
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Dave
DaveSoutheast, SA
  • 2 reviews
  • 2 likes

Receiving and Sending parcels great service.

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Receiving parcels, I always get an SMS/email keeping me informed and the driver is always courteous.
Sending parcels, purchase labels online and then the drop them off at my local post office or in a post box.
Parcels always arrive on time and in good condition.

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Sender or ReceiverReceiver
Delivery TimeEarly
Shipping TypeDomestic
Delivery Arrived in Good ConditionYes
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K M.
K M.Sydney Surrounds, NSW
  • 7 reviews
  • 19 likes

I paid what they asked. I want the service that I paid for.

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Nothing gets delivered to my house except for cards saying "pick up after 4pm" by a postie on a bike. Isnt delivery part of the service I paid for. If I owed Australia post they would come to collect. I paid the amount Australia Post asked for the postage, I want what I paid for. This is stealing. Update: I am impressed with the way that bad reviews are smothered with good reviews within hours of them being posted, and the worthless responses by Australia Post. Productreview.com.au must be able to see that these "good reviews" are suspicious they seem to be from Australia post groupies.

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Delivery TimeOn Time
Shipping TypeDomestic
Delivery Arrived in Good ConditionYes
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Discostu75
Discostu75Sydney, NSW
  • 7 reviews
  • 1 like

A tough gig during tough times

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Sold items through ebay/gumtree are arriving to my buyers quickly and without delay. I have only received positive feedback for buyers experience. Well done to the team at Australia Post.

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Sender or ReceiverSender
Delivery TimeOn Time
Shipping TypeDomestic
Delivery Arrived in Good ConditionYes
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1000chefs
1000chefs
  • 2 reviews

Very good delivery service

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Very good delivery service from start to finish with tracking numbers and estamit delivery times and dates for approximate time of drop off or other pick up location to nearest post office.

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Delivery TimeOn Time
Shipping TypeDomestic
Delivery Arrived in Good ConditionYes
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Zak
ZakGreater Melbourne (Inner), VIC
  • 8 reviews

LOVING the (window) time frame of when my parcel will be delivered!!

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I’m a regular user of Australia Post and have to say how much more CONVENIENT it has been since Australia Post have started informing me (of a window time frame eg. arriving today between 10-12pm) when my parcel arrives! I can organise my day with more confidence and make sure I’m home at those times. I had 2 parcels delivered today, both at different times and given a time frame for delivery for both…loving it!!

Incentivised Review No
Sender or ReceiverReceiver
Delivery TimeOn Time
Shipping TypeDomestic
Delivery Arrived in Good ConditionYes
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Lee
LeeHobart, TAS

Aust post XL box if it weighs less than 5kg they dont need to measure it and change any more than flat rate of $18.95

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This happened with my postage today. Went back questioned they did reversal. If it's one of there extra large boxes it full. And it is 5kg or below. The cost should be $18.95

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Delivery TimeOn Time
Shipping TypeDomestic
Delivery Arrived in Good ConditionYes
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Daniel G
Daniel GMetropolitan Adelaide, SA
  • 6 reviews
  • 1 like

Prices poor, delivery and notification great.

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OZ Post are getting pricey. It's becoming a case of allowing competition to creep in just based on their escalating prices. Mismanagement or a money grab?
Fortunately their delivery and communication/tracking makes it somewhat forgivable as they've never lost something (for me) and their notifications are great.

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Delivery TimeOn Time
Shipping TypeDomestic
Delivery Arrived in Good ConditionYes
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Questions & Answers

Renelle H.
Renelle H.asked
Domestic Parcel Post (Standard)

Hi there have been no updates on my package that was sent out on Monday from Brisbane city, it says it's still pending. Tracking number 63236599429093

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Amethyst1912
Amethyst1912

Perhaps if you ask Australia Post Renelle - I'm not Australia Post.

Susannah
Susannahasked
Domestic Parcel Post (Standard)

I have lodged 2 complaints for failed delivery attempts. I have heard nothing from Australia post regarding the issues. However they have promptly issued me with a survey on how they resolved the issue??? Wt?!
Has anyone else experience this?

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Susanna B.
Susanna B.

Yes, I get that as well. Once you hang up on Australia Post Customer Service they are quick to send you an email with a link for survey, but they are not resolving your issue.

Mallee S.
Mallee S.asked
Domestic Parcel Post (Standard)

my parcel said coming today but doesn't get delivered??

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