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    I am planning to sell some ruler height charts that I've made and have no idea how I would go about posting them without it costing a fortune.

    Does anyone on here sell things from home and could give me some tips when it comes to postage? How would I get packaging to fit, suggestions of companies to use for delivery etc. I would be posting a plank of wood approx 4kgs, 2.1m high, 15cm wide and 2cm thick. I'd most likely wrap it in bubble wrap too which would make the width bigger.

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    Check out the courier companies for quotes. If you can give them your measurements and weight they should be able to give you a quote. Something like that likely wouldn't be accepted by Aus Post as they're quite specific. DH sold some roof racks a few months back and for memory they were about $10-15 to courier interstate.

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    Unfortunately it's going to cost a bomb to post. Courier may be cheaper than Aus post but postage is a killer as everyone expects you to give free postage

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    Australia post have postage calculators on their website where you can out dimensions etc and get a pice. But I reckon it will be pricey. Check the couriers like PP suggested. I think they would be cheaper.


 

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