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Types of vehicles

Our vehicle decks are rather large so height restrictions aren't really an issue with any of the vehicle types below. We ask that you simply provide us with the correct length information so we can allow sufficient space.

If your vehicle type is not listed below please contact our customer services team for a quote.

0800 844 844

Car

Less than 5.5m

Covers, but is not limited to the following vehicle types: sedan, hatch-back, coupe, sports car/convertible, people-mover, station wagon, SUV or an off-roader, classic car, 4x4.

Car - longer than 5.5m

Covers, but is not limited to the following vehicle types: sedan, coupe, sports car/convertible, people-mover, station wagon, SUV or an off-roader, limousine, classic car, 4x4.

Ute

Less than 5.5m

Covers, but is not limited to the following: flat deck, extended cab and double cab utility vehicles, 4x4.

Longer than 5.5m Covers, but is not limited to the following: flat deck, extended cab and double cab utility vehicles, 4x4.

Van

Less than 5.5m

Covers, but is not limited to the following: both semi-bonnet/front-wheels forward and forward control/cab forward vans.

Longer than 5.5mCovers, but is not limited to the following: both semi-bonnet/front-wheels forward and forward control/cab forward vans, long wheel base.

Campervan

Select this category if you are travelling in a campervan or a van which has been converted to include sleeping accommodation. Campervans are generally no larger than a standard van and sometimes contain limited toilet or kitchen facilities.

Motorhome

Includes house buses, motorhomes shaped like a bus or motorhomes built on a "cutaway van" chassis. This category of vehicle typically has a double or queen bed in the rear or above the drivers cab, living area behind the driver's seat, and a toilet and kitchen area in the middle.

5th Wheeler

Includes travel trailers that can only be towed by a truck/ute, as the trailer sits on a hitch in the truck bed. Please enter the total length of your ute +travel trailer as it measures when it is hitched.

Motorbike

Covers motorcycles with 2 wheels and mopeds. Please note, we class power-assisted pedal cycles as bicycles which can be added as an extra later on in the booking process.

Trike or sidecar

Covers motorbikes with one wheel at the front and two wheels at the rear and motorbikes with two wheels at the front and one wheel at the rear. This category also covers motorbikes with sidecars i.e. a car, box or other receptacle attached to the side of a motorcycle which is supported by a wheel.

Light truck

Covers trucks less than 2 tonnes in weight and up to 6 metres in length. For trucks exceeding these limits please contact our freight team on 0800 162 322.

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Types of towing

Our vehicle decks are rather large so height restrictions aren't really an issue with any of the vehicle types below. We ask that you simply provide us with the correct length information so we can allow sufficient space.

Please note if you are travelling with livestock you will need to book via our freight office by calling 0800 162 322 or emailing freight@strait.co.nz

Towed Car

Covers, but is not limited to the following vehicle types: sedan, hatch-back, coupe, sports car/convertible, people-mover, station wagon, SUV or an off-roader, classic car, 4x4.

Caravan

A vehicle equipped for living in, typically towed by a car.

Trailer

A trailer connected to any vehicle including a motorbike. Trailers under 2m in length are charged as 2m.

Boat

A trailer designed to launch, retrieve and carry boats.

Easter Colouring Competition

Keep the boredom at bay this Easter weekend and take part in the Bluebridge colouring competition! Submit it below when you're done and be in to win 1 of 2 $50 Farmers vouchers.

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Colour in to Win!

Download our Easter colouring competition, colour it in and send it back to us to be in to win 1 of 2 $50 Farmers vouchers. We'll have a winner for each age category: 6 years and under, and 7+ years. 

How to enter

  • Download a pdf copy of the competition here or a jpeg version here.
  • Either print it off so you can colour in by hand, or use your computer to colour in using a program like Microsoft Paint.
  • Send a copy of your completed artwork back to us through the form below. 

    Entries close 11.59pm 21 April 2020. 

We wish you and your family a safe and happy Easter. Happy colouring!

Competition terms and conditions

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  1. This competition is open from 9 to 21 April 2020. Maximum of one entry per person.
  2. The entries will be divided into two age groups: 6 and under and 7 plus.
  3. There will be two winners - one for each age group - selected and contacted by 28 April 2020.
  4. Each winner will get a $50 Farmers gift card, valid for two years, that can be used in store or online. The Farmers gift card will be
    delivered to the two winners after level 4 alert is reduced to level 3.
  5. Prizes aren't transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash.
  6. The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  7. All entries become the property of Bluebridge. When collecting personal
    information Bluebridge complies with the Privacy Act 1993.
  8. By entering, if you win, you agree to Bluebridge using your name, city, age, competition entry and a photograph for publicity purposes.
  9. StraitNZ employees and their immediate families are not eligible to enter.

Submit your finished artwork below

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