Will my parcel arrive for the holidays?

Whether you’re sending bonsai starter kits to Brisbane or bedazzled cat collars to Cairo, we’ve got your delivery covered and kept our prices low. Make sure you're across the cutoff dates, and keep your customers in the know!

Have your parcels picked up or dropped off on or before the cutoff date so they arrive in time for Christmas!

Sendle Domestic

Cutoff dates for Christmas 2021

As we head into another record breaking holiday season, we recommend your parcels are picked up or dropped off on or before these dates to make sure they are under the tree in time for Christmas.

Use this handy toolkit to keep your customers informed, complete with: 
  • Our 2021 holiday schedules
  • 5 tips for happy holiday shopping (& shipping)
  • A cute cutoff date gif, ready to share! 
Download Christmas toolkit
Sendle International Cutoffs 2021

Sendle International

Cutoff dates for Christmas 2021

Spread the love globally this Christmas. You can Sendle parcels anywhere in the world from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth.

To make sure your gifts arrive in time for Christmas Day, check out the last pickup dates by zone. Find your destination.

For example: if you’re sending a gift to London, book for your parcel to be picked up on or before the 8th of December.

Download Christmas toolkit

Top tips for peak season shipping

Broadcast your cutoff dates early & often
Stock up on shipping supplies
Pre-pack your top selling items
Offer a friendly (and easy to find!) return policy
Book pickups from your door
Be kind to your delivery driver

See our Christmas shipping guide

Helpful hints

Sendle is here to help small businesses. In that spirit, here are some little bonuses we’ve provided to help keep you on it this holiday season.

  • We’ve built a countdown timer that’ll be available in your dashboard as the date gets closer. This will track how many days are left until the last pickup date for your shipments.
  • Here’s a handy print-out of the Sendle holiday schedules. Stick it to your fridge, staple it to your desk, sharpie it on your arm!
  • Keep an eye on your inbox, if there are any changes, we’ll be sending them through!
  • If you’ve scheduled a shipment after the recommended date, we’ll let you know. That way you can keep your customers in the loop and avoid disappointment.
  • Need help communicating the deadline to your customers? We've made it easy! Grab our handy toolkit here! 

Download Christmas toolkit

Help and Support hours

We are here to help small businesses, both through the slow times and the busy ones. The lead up to Christmas is hectic and our support team will be prepared to untangle things for you. See below for when we’re up, when we’re down, and when we’ll be relaxing with the family.

Support hours

  • 9am–5pm AEDT | Monday–Friday

Limited support days

  • 24 December | Friday

  • 29 December | Wednesday

  • 30 December | Thursday

  • 31 December | Friday

Sendle is closed

  • 25 December | Saturday

  • 26 December | Sunday

  • 28 December | Tuesday

  • 01 January | Saturday

Why post when you can Sendle this Christmas?

We tap into big business delivery networks and make them available to everyone. It's convenient, affordable, and fully carbon offset. With Sendle, you'll also get these great features…

Free pickup

We’ll pick up your Christmas parcels from your door and deliver around Australia, and the world.

Powerful tools

Everything you need in one place – book in seconds, manage deliveries and keep customers in the loop this holiday season.

Amazing support

Easy access to detailed advice and support, powered by real people who are always happy to help. Think of them as your Christmas elves.