Moving and Storage Boxes Northern Beaches

Ever since the establishment, Man and His Van focused on obtaining first-class equipment needed to deliver the highest quality moving and storage services. From a variety of removalists boxes, butchers paper, tape, bubble wrap and striped bags – we have everything you may require to store and remove your most valuable and fragile items safely and damage-free.

In our Brookvale Northern Beaches store you can get both new and second hand boxes, as well as a range of packing material. You can visit the box shop at unit 6/91-93 Old Pittwater Road, Brookvale. Note that we give a $1 return to all new moving boxes sold.

Standard Carton BoxTea Chest (or Standard Carton)

Size: Length 42cm x width 40cm x height 63cm


Looking for a universal packing and storage solution?

Our Tea Chest boxes are based on the original Indian Tea-Chest size carton, but are more conveniently manufactured from the double cushion, heavy grade cardboard. They are ideal for packing everyday clothes, kitchen appliances, lamp-shades, children’s toys, or anything that may be too large for the crystal carton.


  • Individual: $6.0
  • 10 or more boxes: $5 each, and $4.50 second hand (if available)
  • Return: $1 on new boxes sold

Removals boxCrystal Carton (or book box)

Size: Length 42cm x width 32cm x height 35 cm


Need boxes that would hold up some of the more heavier, but also fragile items?

Constructed from high quality, dual ply cardboard, these boxes are designed to hold anything heavy or fragile in nature. Crystal carton boxes are ideal for packing kitchen crockery, glassware, cutlery and tins of food, but also books and magazines, files, stationary, ornaments and anything too heavy to pack into the Tea Chest box.


  • Individual: $4.50
  • 10 or more boxes: $4 each, and $3.5 second hand (if available)
  • Return: $1 on new boxes sold

wine removal boxWine Carton

Size: Length 50cm x width 33cm x height 18cm


In need of a secure box to transfer your favorite wine bottles?

These boxes are an ideal alternative to wrapping fragile wine bottles in thin paper or crystal carton. Wine Cartons that you can find at the Man and His Van store can hold up to 12 standard 750ml bottles of your favorite red or white wine, securely placed in two cardboard molded cutouts. While these may be a pricier option in comparison to the crystal carton, Wine Carton boxes are undoubtedly a quicker and more convenient packing option for the avid oenophile.


  • Individual: $7 each new, or $5.50 second hand (prices include the necessary inserts)
  • Return: $2 on new wine boxes sold

Port a Robe removal boxPortable Wardrobes

Want a packing solution that would help pack and transfer all your clothes fast and wrinkle-free?

Man and His Van offer Portable Wardrobes that are designed to transport your coats, dresses, suits and business shirts with minimal fuss from your old home to your new one. Our extra heavy duty port-a-robe is the ideal solution when you are looking to escape expensive visits to the dry-cleaners and hours in front of the ironing board. While there are more economical packing alternatives, only Man and His Van can guarantee top quality.


  • Individual: $30 each new or $24 second hand (if available)
  • Return: $8 on new wardrobe boxes sold

Should you need help moving, contact us to get more information on our additional charges for the packing and moving services.

Packing TapePaper, Tissue & Tape

At Man and His Van, we offer 3 types of tape, 2 different sizes of bundles of plain paper and 1 ream of tissue paper to choose from.

Butchers’ paper: Our large 15 kilogram ream of plain white butcher’s paper comes at a price of $50, and is perfect for contents of most substantial house kitchens, with some left over for the kids to scribble on.

Smaller, 5 kilogram alternative is priced at $20 and is more suitable for people who are looking to pack the contents of a smaller home or apartment.

Tissue paper: The one you can find at the Man and His Van store provides great value for your money, and is one of the safest options for some of your more fragile items, like fine china, figurines and ornaments that would otherwise be damaged during the unpacking process if handled with butchers’ paper.

Italian Vibac Tape: Comes at a price of $4 per roll (clear or tan) while fluoro orange fragile tape is priced at $6, but provides you with a peace of mind.

Plastic Lounge CoversPlastic Covers

If you wish to store some of your furniture items long-term, or need to move on a bad weather day, quality plastic covers can keep it protected. The ones you can find at Man and His Van are of finest quality and guarantee the safety of your items – you can rest assured that regardless of the weather conditions or the storage period, your furniture will be dry and dust-free.

Our wide selection of tailor-made covers are manufactured to a minimum of 75um heavy-duty plastic and are designed with an opening on a bottom for sofas, or on the end for mattresses.


  • Small: $8
  • Large: $12

Removals Bubble WrapBubble Wrap & Bubble Craft

Are you on the hunt for the packing material that will transport your most fragile belongings? Then take advantage of our bubble wrap and bubble craft that are just perfect for your expensive art pieces, vases and other easily breakable items. Note that bubble wrap is great for glass covered prints, compared to paper backed bubble craft which is better suited for oil on canvas.


  • Pre-cut bubble wrap 6m3 sheets: $10 each
  • Commercial quantity pre-cut bubble wrap, 100m roll (1.5m wide): $160
  • Paper backed bubble craft (1.5m wide): $3 per meter*

*Although we always have it in stock, we appreciate a pre-order phone call.

Striped Storage Bags: PVC Woven Tartan Laundry Bags

At our store you will find striped storage bags that are approximately 55cm wide and 65cm high. They are designed with a metal zip and are reusable. They are most appropriate for soft toys, cushions, manchester and laundry.


  • Individual: $4 each

Returns Policy

We give returns on new boxes only with receipt, and in decent condition.

There are no returns on second hand boxes sold, or damaged new boxes.

What an impressive outfit!  I had the lovely Matt and Lee move my things into storage in record time whilst still taking the utmost care.  How they managed to fit everything into what I considered a tiny storage unit still baffles me and there's room to spare!!  It was raining and access wasn't great but they managed all of this with smiles on their faces and I truly felt like nothing was too much trouble for them.  Thank you very much - I will be recommending you to my friends.

Lenka M August 2016 See more testimonials >