Shipping - Little Earth Nest


We have worked very hard to offer you the best possible postage rates using Australia's most reliable delivery method; Auspost.

We preference Auspost eParcel and Express eParcel with tracking and signature on delivery within Australia and use the Auspost International Express Parcels product to New Zealand. We use paper tape with a water based adhesive to seal our boxes, which are made in part from our own recycled cardboard waste. 

Shipping Costs

An estimate of your shipping costs according to your delivery address location are noted below. Please check the postcode eligibility area at the bottom of the page to confirm your delivery area and subsequent postage rates that will apply or alternately just add your items to cart to view your postage options.

Please note that although the majority of our orders ship on the same or next business day, paying for Express eParcel does not guarantee same day despatch. To provide us with some room for extenuating circumstances our despatch aim is for shipment within 1-7 business days from order placement. If you have an urgent need for an item, please do contact us before checkout to ensure we can meet your needs.

Free Postage

VIC Metro customers receive free postage on any order over $50
All other Metro locations receive free postage on orders under 2kgs and over $120

VIC Metro Flat Rates

$5.00 Auspost eParcel
$7.00 Auspost Express eParcel

NSW, QLD, SA Metro and TAS Select
Excludes WA, NT, and all Rural and Regional Areas

Weight based flat rates:

Auspost eParcel

$7.00 Under 500grams
$9.00 501 grams-2kgs

Auspost Express eParcel

$9.00 Under 500 grams
$12.00 500 grams-1kgs

$17.00 1-2kgs

WA, NT and all Rural and Regional Areas
Plus orders over 2kgs to NSW, QLD, SA Metro and TAS Select

These orders will have their postage costs calculated at checkout using our very competitive rates. There will be a choice of Auspost eParcel and Auspost Express eParcel rates which will be individually calculated using the items in your cart and the shipping address provided.

*Some very few products located in warehouses where we share facilities with other businesse may still require different rates and will be excluded from this guideline on a per product basis. This will be indicated in their product descriptions.

Postcode Eligibility

VIC Metro
3000–3210, 3335–3341, 3425–3443, 3750–3811, 3910–3920, 3926–3944, 3972–3978, 3980–3983, 8000–8899, 3063, 3099-3100, 3139, 3335-3341, 3427-3443, 3750-3799, 3802-3811, 3910-3920, 3926-3944, 3975-3978, 3980-3983

NSW Metro
1000-1935, 2000-2079, 2085-2107, 2109-2156, 2158, 2160-2172, 2174-2229, 2232-2249, 2557-2559, 2564-2567, 2740-2744, 2747- 2751, 2759-2764, 2766-2774, 2776-2777, 2890-2897, 2080-2084, 2108, 2157, 2159, 2173, 2230-2231, 2508-2514, 2555-2556, 2560-2563, 2568-2574, 2745-2746, 2752-2758, 2765, 2775, 2778-2786

QLD Metro
4000-4018, 4029-4068, 4072-4123, 4127-4129, 4131-4132, 4151-4164, 4169-4182, 4205-4206, 9000-9725, 4019-4028, 4069-4071, 4124-4126, 4130, 4133-4150, 4165-4168, 4183-4204, 4207-4209, 4270-4299, 4500-4549

SA Metro
5000-5113, 5115-5117, 5125-5130, 5158-5169, 5800-5999, 5114, 5118-5124, 5131-5157, 5170-5200

TAS Select
7000-7019, 7050-7053, 7055-7108, 7172, 7248-7254, 7258-7329, 7800-7999, 7020-7049, 7054, 7109-7150, 7155-7171, 7173-7247, 7255-7257, 7330-7799

Postcodes outside of these ranges represent rural and regional locations.

New Zealand Postage Rates

$15.50AUD for all orders under 2kgs

For pricing on other order weights please refer to the postage quote in your cart and keep in mind that we cannot and do not calculate nor take responsibility for any taxes or duties payable to international destinations. NZ customers may find this duty estimator helpful. We despatch your goods once we have received payment and you must then liase with local authorities for information regarding taxes and duties. Please also refer to your in cart quote for any other international shipping destinations.

Please note that if you are not home to collect a parcel sent by Auspost, it will be returned to your local post office. You will be able to see that this has happened using the tracking information in the shipping confirmation email that we send, and will also be given 2 opportunities to be notified by Auspost with a card left inviting you to collect the item at the post office. If after all this you are still not able to collect the item in a timely manner which Auspost deem to be 2 weeks, the item will be returned to us at a cost of $15. This item will be deducted from any exchange credit value and the charges incurred to resend the item will need to be met by the customer.