Shipping

Shipping Cost

Shipping Cost at Sturdy Sports depends on the kind of postage selected, order value, weight and dimensions of the item and the area of delivery. Majority of the time Sturdy Sports use Australia Post & Sendle for postage. Sendle order can be tracked on our website and you can track Australia Post orders here https://auspost.com.au/mypost/track/#/search

Domestic Postage

Sturdy Sports has tried to make the domestic postage costs very simple and easy to understand to make your shopping experience comfortable and cost effective. The standard postage cost simply depends on Order Value for Domestic orders according to the table below:

Standard Domestic Postage Australia wide*

Order Value Postage Cost
Up to $199.99 FLAT $9.99*
$200 and above FREE*

EXPRESS Domestic Postage Australia Wide (1-3 business days)*

We charge Flat $25.99* per item for Express Domestic Postage to major cities all across Australia.

*Excludes the postage for bulk orders, bulky items like Oversize Kit bags, Cricket Nets, Stumps, etc. *The above charges do not apply to extreme regional areas, regional areas of Western Australia & Northern Territory and far off areas or country side areas. In this case, once you have placed the order, we will contact you for any additional cost for the kind of postage you have selected. You may also contact us before placing an order if you have any queries regarding postage.

*Due to limited service, the delivery time frames also vary for extreme regional areas, regional areas of Western Australia & Northern Territory and far off areas or country side areas.

You can also check Australia post website for Domestic & Express Post Guidelines and the delivery time frames.

Delivery Time Frame#

Delivery time frame begins from time of dispatch and not from time of purchase. 

We usually dispatch the item within 1 - 3 business days and our average dispatch time is 1 business day. Please allow 5-7 business days for dispatch of English Willow Bats when you choose Match Ready Service at the time of purchase as Oiling Process is a time consuming process.

Standard Delivery time may vary between 1 – 10 business days and Express postage delivery time can vary from next business day delivery to delivery within 3 days. Please note, regional suburbs may take a little longer than the metro areas. We also request you that sometimes postal delays & delivery errors can occur and are beyond our control as a third party is being used so we request you to be patient. If you are in URGENT need of the gears, we advise you to pay for Express Postage which is subject to the availability in your area.

 

INTERNATIONAL POSTAGE

We offer standard postage service for a cost effective international postage. If you need express postage, please contact us and we can advise you on the pricing if the product is eligible for express postage.

The weights listed below are the actual weight of the products and do not take into account the dimensions of the products. Also the weights can vary with different manufacturers and the guide below specifies the estimated weight. If the item you bought is not listed below, please contact us to check if it is eligible for International Postage.

Product Estimated Weight
Ball, Abdo Brief, Abdo Guard, Adhesive, Bands, Apparel, Arm Guard, Bails, Ball Gauge, Bat Care Kit, Bat Fiber Tape, Bat Handle, Bat Oil, Bat Thread Roll, Batting & Keeping Inners, Pad Covers, Bowling Marker, Caps, Hats, Chin Guard, Socks, Fielding Marker, Fielding Sleeves, Grip, Grip Cone, Grip Tape, Head Band, Helmet Accessories, Mallet, Memorabilia, Miniature Bat, Face Protection Sheets, Shoe Accessories, Stump Gauge, Sunglasses, Toe Guard, Umpire Counter, Under Grip, Wrist Band, Inner thigh

Upto 500g

Autograph Set, Ball Thrower, Chest Guard, Books, Batting Gloves, Sweaters, Fielding Face Guard, Plastic Bat & Ball Set, Score Book, Stump Bag, Thigh Guard, 6 Pack Hard Tennis Balls Upto 1Kg
Accessories Bag, Ball Bag, Bat Cover, Pads, Bottle Carrier, Helmet, Office Table Cricket Set, Keeping Gloves, Shoes Upto 2Kg
Bag pack, Cricket Bats, Small & Medium Size Kit Bag, 12 Pack Bowling Machine Balls Upto 3Kg
Beach Cricket Set, Boundary Marker, Score Board, Stumps, Large Size Kit Bag Upto 5Kg
Full Adult Size Cricket Kit, Extra Large Size Kit Bag Upto 10Kg

 

POSTAGE COST †

Weight of Package

CHINA ASIA US & CANADA PACIFIC ISLANDS UK & IRELAND MAJOR EUROPE REST OF WORLD 1 REST OF WORLD 2
upto 500g $25.99 $27.99 $29.99 $27.99 $33.99 $34.99

$39.99

$41.99
Upto 1Kg $38.99 $39.99 $42.99 $40.99 $46.99 $48.99 $59.99 $60.99
Upto 2Kg $61.99 $62.99 $66.99 $63.99 $70.99 $71.99 $91.99 $92.99
Upto 3Kg $69.99 $70.99 $74.99 $71.99 $79.99 $80.99 $108.99 $110.99
Upto 5Kg $86.99 $87.99 $91.99 $88.99

$96.99

$97.99 $143.99 $145.99
Upto 10Kg $123.99 $125.15 $132.99 $126.99 $136.99 $137.99 $224.99 $226.99

 

International deliveries may be subject to additional charges like custom charges, import charges, any local taxes, etc. Sturdy Sports will not be responsible for any such charges and customer will have to pay for any additional charges. Please check with your local courier company for any details on import.

Sturdy Sports will not be responsible for any Customs restrictions that may apply in the country of delivery.

Delivery time frame:

Delivery time frame begins from time of dispatch and not from time of purchase. 

We usually dispatch the item within 1 - 3 business days and our average dispatch time is 1 business day. Please allow 5-7 business days for dispatch of English Willow Bats when you choose Match Ready Service at the time of purchase as Oiling Process is a time consuming process.

International Deliveries take 6+ business days via Australia post and delivery time can depend on delivery Zone. These are estimated time only and in some instances custom clearance etc. can take longer. Delivery time starts from the day item is shipped and not from the time your order is placed.

#Domestic & International delivery time frames can be affected because of following reasons:

  • Stock unavailability – We will contact you in this case
  • Store Closure – We will dispatch the item when we open next business day subject to the courier service availability.
  • Incomplete/ Incorrect address – We will contact you to confirm your address and will wait for your confirmation before dispatch. Our postal service do not deliver at PO Box or Parcel Locker Number. Please provide a physical street address for delivery.
  • Delays by Postal Service – This can happen because of any reason and we do not have any control on how they operate. However, we will help you to get the order delivered to you
  • Order is not paid - (Check for confirmation email)
  • System generated High Risk Orders – In such case, we will request your Personal details that may need to be confirmed for fraud prevention before we dispatch the order
  • We hold stock in our multiple warehouses all across the world and the dispatch can occur from any of the warehouse depending on stock availability. If the item is dispatched from country other than Australia, then it can take a little longer than Australian delivery time frames.

 

IMPORTANT: Please Note:

  • The postage cost are subject to change anytime without prior notice to the customers. In such case, you will be contacted if you have already made the purchase.
  • Though all efforts have been made to keep the shipping policy without any errors, variations can still occur and Sturdy Sports will not be held responsible for any such errors.
  • If the combined weight for your order exceeds the eligible actual weight or volumetric weight for shipping, you will be contacted by one of our friendly staff from dispatch team.
  • For the postage of bulk orders, bulky items like Oversize Kit bags, Cricket Nets, Stumps, ground equipment, etc. you will be contacted by one of our friendly staff from dispatch team for any additional postage cost incurred.
  • All transactions on Sturdy Sports website are carried out in Australian dollars and your final bill is determined by the exchange rate used by PayPal, your bank, or Credit Card provider. Contact us for any additional queries regarding payment.

DISCLAIMER

Though all efforts have been made to keep this postage guide to be updated and as close to accurate, Sturdy Sports do not guarantee the postage cost and delivery times to be exactly correct at all times because of currency fluctuations, printing errors or changes to the postal service guidelines. Sturdy Sports management reserves the right to change or alter prices of the products quoted in the online store due to any reason that are not limited to printing errors and currency fluctuations.

Contact us:

Sturdy Sports
23 Stanley Street
West Melbourne - VIC 3003

03 9348 9000
info@sturdysports.com.au