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Queen's Birthday Weekend Schedule 2018

Friday 1st June

All pick-ups and deliveries as normal across the network.

Linehaul units operate as normal.


Saturday 2nd June

 Normal Saturday delivery service applies.

Inter-island Line Haul service operates.

Pre-arranged collections only.


Sunday 3rd June

No deliveries or Line haul services operate.


Monday 4th June (Queens Birthday Observed)

No deliveries nationwide.

Line Haul units operate as normal.

Pre-arranged collections only in a town/city where there is Big Chill Depot.


Tuesday 5th June

Return to normal services


ALL pick-ups must be arranged by phone or email no later than a week before the respective Holiday. Please note we are only able to do pick-ups in specific areas on the public holidays, contact your local depot manager for further clarification on this.  DO NOT assume regular pick-ups will happen automatically.


Stacy Gibson (Auckland) 021-279-0104 or  

Michael Aitken (Putaruru) 027-448-8096 or

Jon Oldridge (Hastings) 027-522-2975 or    

Garner Grieve (Palmerston North) 021-279-1553 or

Mike Gorham (Wellington) 027-258-0255 or

Louise Fissenden (Blenheim) 021-406-323 or   

Nathan Hyde (Christchurch) 027-522-2974 or

Don Gillan (Dunedin) 027-433-1104 or

Ronnie Thompson (Cromwell) 027-808-5553 or


Big Chill Distribution Ltd