Moving to Rotorua

Considering a Move to Rotorua?

Rotorua is located in the centre of North Island of New Zealand and is 140 miles south east of the city of Auckland. The population of Rotorua is around 68,700 residents, with the city being part of the Bay of Plenty Region of New Zealand.

Those moving to Rotorua will find it is well known for its geothermal activity, with a number of geysers and hot mud pools. It is also known as a spa town and has been a major tourist resort since the 1800s

Rotorua is served by good road links using State Highways 5, 30, and 30 with State Highways 33 and 36 reaching the outskirts of the city. Rotorua has an airport with flights between Rotorua and Auckland, Wellington, and Christchurch airports, but no longer has international flights.

Places worth visiting when moving to Rotorua include the Lakes of Rotorua, and the Government Gardens, in the area known as Sulphur Point. Other places worth visiting include the Rotorua Museum of Art and History, and Mount Tarawera.

Abels Moving Services can assist you when moving to Rotorua from the UK. We have been providing professional and discrete packing and international removal services for discerning families and professionals relocating and moving to Rotorua in New Zealand for over 50 years.

Abels Moving Services advises that Export Packing is a fundamental requirement for all your items and possessions when moving to Rotorua. Export Packing is a way of protecting items when in transit. It utilises either a 6 ply paper blanket that has a wax inner and a water resistant outer or tough bubble blanket that has a soft cloth inner and robust outer to ensure corners are not exposed. Certain items will need to be card covered, put into a carton or an additional layer of the above wrap to add extra protection for items such as polished furniture, antiques, delicate legs, mirror and glass fronted units.

The level of protection that is needed when moving items for example by road is less stringent but for moving your items travelling thousands of miles in either 20ft Containers or 40ft Containers on their sea journey to Rotorua then they will need additional Export Packing protection. Please remember that the goods will be “handled” many times including wrapping, loading the container, road journey to the port, container hoist removes and stacks, container hoist moves from the stack to the loading area near the vessel, loading the vessel crane gantry, sea journey and then the same in reverse. So the protection is paramount in ensuring the contents longevity when moving to Rotorua.

Abels Moving Services holds a Royal Warrant to Her Majesty the Queen. We pride ourselves on providing the same level of service to all our customers from start to finish.

If you are moving to New Zealand but are considering a move to another city in New Zealand then please see our other website pages on Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Hamilton, Tauranga, Dunedin, Palmerston North, Nelson, Rotorua, and New Plymouth.

Call Abels on 01842-816600 to discuss your requirements when moving to Rotorua or any other New Zealand location.

Abels Moving Services:
Telephone: 01842 816600
Email: shipping@abels.co.uk