Removals To Melbourne From UK | International Removals Australia
Melbourne is a bustling cosmopolitan city located in south-eastern Australia. It is arguably the most exciting city in Australia with an incredible cafe scene, world-class restaurants, a strong live music scene and plenty of culture on offer. If you are want to move to a vibrant city with lots of culture and friendly people — Melbourne is the perfect destination!
Schepens have been performing removals to Melbourne from the UK for decades. Our experienced removers will ensure that your cargo arrives in Melbourne on-time and in one piece. All removals are performed with safety, security, and efficiency as our top priorities.
Our international removals to Australia are managed by one of our talented move coordinators. They will walk you through the entire Australian removals process and answer any questions that you may have. Your move coordinator will help you choose a delivery schedule, pick an insurance plan, decide what to pack and much more. Our move coordinators are “removal rock stars” who take the hassle out of removals to Australia from the UK!
This blog post will share some information about moving to Melbourne before explaining why Schepens is the best choice for international removals to Australia.
Why are so many people moving to Melbourne from the UK?
Melbourne is a popular destination for migrants from the UK. The city is absolutely beautiful, packed with culture, and has a strong economy. The main reasons why people from the UK move to Melbourne include:
- Melbourne is a colourful multicultural city
Melbourne is an example of multiculturalism at its best. You can enjoy authentic food and various exciting cultural celebrations from around the world without ever leaving the city! It is particularly well known for its large Italian, English, Irish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Lebanese and Greek communities.
- There is always something exciting to do
Melbourne is an artistic city that is packed with culture. Some of the many events to enjoy in Melbourne include the Melbourne Underground Film Festival (MUFF), Melbourne International Animation Festival (MIAF), Melbourne International Comedy Festival, the St Kilda Festival, and the Melbourne Jazz Festival. The cafes and restaurants are incredible, there are many art galleries and the city has the best music scene in Australia.
- A great city for sport lovers
If you enjoy watching or playing sport, you will love Melbourne! Melbourne is home to the Australian Open tennis tournament, the Australian Masters golf tournament, and the Australian Grand Prix (formula one). People in Melbourne are fanatical about Australian rules football, rugby league, soccer, basketball, hockey and many other sports.
- Melbourne has a very strong economy
The Melbourne economy is very successful. It is a diversified economy with strong IT, research, finance, tourism, education, pharmaceuticals, and manufacturing sectors. Many of Australia’s largest companies have their headquarters located in Melbourne and it is an excellent location to forge a career.
- Melbourne has a very strong education systems
Australia consistently ranks above the UK for the educational outcomes of its primary and secondary school students. Melbourne is also home to some of Australia’s best universities including the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT University), University of Melbourne, Monash University, Deakin University and La Trobe University.
Children must attend school between the ages of 5 to 17 in Melbourne. After that age, there is another year of optional high school before a student can enter the tertiary system. Some of the best schools in Melbourne include:
- Presbyterian Ladies’ College
- Haileybury College
- Camberwell Girls Grammar School
- Melbourne High School
- Mac.Robertson Girls’ High School
- Nossal High School
- Suzanne Cory High School
“Your team worked really hard and nothing was too much trouble, they kept smiling and in good spirits even when things were more tricky that first envisaged”.
Useful Resources For People Moving to Melbourne From the UK
Here are a few useful resources for people moving to Sydney:
- Travel advice for Australia from the UK government
- Living in Australia advice from the UK government
- Visa information for Australia
- Just Landed guide to living in Australia
Why Choose Schepens For International Removals to Australia?
It is simple — Schepens has the right combination of knowledge, experience and skills necessary for international removals. We have performed hundreds of removals to Melbourne from the UK and know the city well. Our talented team will make your move simple and stress-free! Here are a few more reasons why you should choose Schepens for international removals to Australia:
We regularly perform removals to Melbourne from UK
Our company regularly helps clients move to Melbourne. The frequency of our journeys to Melbourne allows us to offer clients very flexible delivery schedules. It also means that we have a deep understanding of the logistics involved when moving clients to Melbourne from the UK.
Decades of experience!
Our 4th-generation, family-owned company has been performing international removals for more than 100-years. Since our inception, we have built a reputation for being friendly, knowledgeable, and reliable.
Schepens operates a large global network
Schepens has a large global network with storage depots and processing facilities located throughout Europe, the Americas and Asia. This allows us to closely monitor your cargo throughout its journey and provide a level of security that is superior to our competitors.
All international removals to Melbourne are supervised by a move coordinator
Our move coordinators are talented and experienced staff members who have performed many international removals to Australia. They know the logistics of removals to Melbourne from the UK and will help your through the entire removals process. They can even help you fill in the necessary customs and quarantine paperwork!
All removers are trained to British Association of Removers standards
Our removers are friendly, hardworking, and trained to BAR standards. Our adherence to BAR standards means you can rest assured — knowing that the job is being performed safely and efficiently.
A use a fleet of specialised removals vehicles
If your cargo is being moved via the road network, we will use vehicles from our fleet of specialised removals vehicles. They are fitted with air ride suspension and an adjustable barring system to reduce the risk of cargo movement during the journey. They are also alarmed for additional security.
All removals are performed with a very high level of security
Schepens takes security very seriously. We use electronic tracking and use security alarms to keep your cargo safe.