Xmas Gifts

Important Xmas dates for shipping parcels – 2023

Send your gifts on time!

Please find important Xmas dates for shipping within NZ & worldwide (2023). We are sure you would like your gifts for family and friends to arrive in time for Xmas. Here in New Zealand and also overseas. We endeavour to have your gifts arriving in time for Xmas. Please place your order before the cut-off dates.

Xmas will be here before you know it. Also there are still delays, so now is a good time to order your gifts.

Pohutukawa and Xmas

Our New Zealand Xmas tree. We love these beautiful coastal trees, especially when they are blooming. Our home has a massive pohutukawa at the front of the house. And this tree always looks stunning with the beautiful red flowers.

Pohutukawa Xmas decoration

Important dates for NZ Xmas parcels

Xmas dates for shipping your parcels within New Zealand, 2023
Cut-off dates (targets only):

Post 18 December    
Courier 20 December    
Please note that parcels to the South Island and RD deliveries might take a bit longer!
Allow 2 extra working days


Important dates for International parcels

Xmas dates for shipping your parcels around the world (2023).

  Australia South Pacific, Asia,
North America, Europe
Economy 29 Nov 24 Nov  
Courier 11 Dec 8 Dec  
Express 18 Dec 15 Dec  
  Rest of the world
Economy 20 Nov
Courier 29 Nov
Express 13 Dec

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Love NZ made Gifts

Aotearoa.co.nz features a pretty cool selection of New Zealand made gifts and art. We love our great selection of gifts and are very proud to represent our talented NZ artists. And proud to be part of the ‘Buy New Zealand made‘ campaign.

Shopping carts with NZ made gifts
Shop NZ made gifts at Aotearoa.co.nz

Love New Zealand? Let a piece of New Zealand come to you and support our artists.

Can’t come to New Zealand? Let a piece of New Zealand come to you. Surprise a loved one with a New Zealand made gift. Thank you for your support. When you order from Aotearoa.co.nz, you are supporting our artists too and this is very much appreciated.

We love our variety of NZ made gifts:

Thank you for your support, shop NZ made gifts!

And if you have a special request, just let us know – we have sent Whittaker’s chocolate squares… peanut slabs… chocolate fish… around the world too.

Love Free giftwrapping?

Happy to gift wrap the gifts for you. Our favourite gift wrap paper: colourful Xmas trees and funky reindeer paper (we love this design). We also have eco gift wrap paper (pohutukawa).

Xmas gift wrap with Xmas trees or funky reindeer

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This year… 2023

We keep our favourite phrase (since March 2020):


“He waka eke noa” – We are all in this together
Large traditional glass waka

Happy shopping at Aotearoa.co.nz

Important Xmas dates for shipping parcels within NZ and worldwide can be double checked at the NZ Post site >>