Shipping Container Hire Gold Coast

Shipping Container Hire for Residential and Commercial Use

Gold Coast is more than a tourist haven – it’s a bustling commercial hub and residential paradise, and Port Shipping Containers is proud to be at the heart of it, offering a robust variety of shipping container solutions for every need.

Below you will see our complete range of shipping containers for hire or call direct on 1300 946 493.

Standard Range of Shipping Containers for Hire

If you need a container delivered quickly or 500 containers delivered for a big event, our shipping container hire team Have the expertise to ensure you get what you need on time and on budget.

10ft Standard Container
10Ft Container For Hire


• Compact in size
• Easy to transport and move around
• Rated tie-down points internally
• Heavy duty floor, rated to 8.86 tonnes
• Extremely secure and perfect for storage
• 2.9mL x 2.44W x 2.6mH (GP) or 2.9mH (HC)
• The cubic storage capacity of 16m3

20ft Standard Container
20Ft Container For Hire


Standard Height (GP) or Extra High (HC) options
Cheap to transport and can be railed and shipped
Can fit an average 3 bedroom house of contents
The most commonly used size – stock always ready
Heavy duty floor, rated to over 20 tonnes
6.1mL x 2.44W x 2.6mH (GP) or 2.9mH (HC)
The cubic storage capacity is 33m3

40ft Standard Container
40Ft Container


Best value for money for secure storage
Can be trucked, railed and shipped easily
Store the contents for a large family home
Suitable for large bulky equipment
Heavy duty floor, rated to over 26 tonnes
12.2mL x 2.44W x 2.6mH (GP) or 2.9mH (HC)
The cubic storage capacity is 67.5m3

Specialised Range of Shipping Containers for Hire

Sometimes you just need the right product for the right job. Port has a huge range of specialised shipping containers for hire. We have very attractive leasing terms and prices you will not get elsewhere. You need to hire a shipping container, we make it easy!

20ft Refrigerated Container
20Ft Refrigerated


Food grade internal lining
Working Temperature range +20c to -20c
Aluminium T-Flooring circulates cool are and easy clean
3 Phase plug and play connect
Trusted top quality reefer brands only
Payload capacity 27,400kg
6.1mL x 2.44W x 2.6mH (GP) or 2.9m H (HC)

40ft Refrigerated Container
40Ft Refrigerated Container For Hire


Food grade internal lining
Working Temperature range +20c to -20c
Aluminium T-Flooring circulates cool are and easy clean
3 Phase plug and play connect
Trusted top quality reefer brands only
Payload capacity 29,350kg
12.2mL x 2.44W x 2.6mH (GP) or 2.9m H (HC)

20ft Side Opening Container
20Ft Side Opening Container For Hire


Full side access in addition to the standard container doors
Load and unload bulky items with ease
Multiple locking options guaranteed security
Extra heavy duty internal tie down points
6.1mL x 2.44W x 2.6mH (GP) or 2.9m H (HC)
Payload capacity 20,800kg
Perfect for warehouse storage

10ft Dangerous Goods Container
10Ft Dangerous Goods Container For Hire


Compact in size
Easy to transport and move around
Hazardous goods bund capacity of 1500L
Compliant for classes 3, 4, 5.1, 6, 8, 9
Large ventilation for maximum cross flow
Ball lock values within bund for cleaning
All safety signage and safety handle fitted

20ft Dangerous Goods Container
20Ft Dangerous Goods Container For Hire


Best value for Hazardous storage
Full side wall access, easy to load and unload
Hazardous goods bund capacity of 2300L
Compliant for classes 3, 4, 5.1, 6, 8, 9
Large ventilation for maximum cross flow
Ball lock values within bund for cleaning
All safety signage and safety handle fitted

20ft Site Office Container
Site Office For Hire


Complete office fit out – ready for your furniture
Split System Air conditioning fitted
Kitchen with sink fitted down one end
Easy to Transport and move around
Very secure with multiple locking options
Personal access door with two windows
Could make a perfect crib room

Ready to Hire Your Shipping Container?

Great! When we hire shipping containers we do so by offering the best service, the best prices, and the best quality containers available in Australia, so call us on 1300 946 493 or fill out our short quote form (top right of screen) and we’ll arrange everything for you quickly and easily.

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Shipping Container Lease has Big Advantages

Many of our shipping container hires come with a no locked in contracts, pay by the month until you simply no longer need it! Our logistics team will pick up that shipping container lease when you’re finish easy with no fuss. There is a reason Port is so well known for shipping container hire all over Australia. You get a dedicated team focused on shipping container hire and transport!

Hire for your Next Event

Hire enough containers to create a sound wall for your upcoming music concert or hire refrigerated shipping containers to handle the surplus of cold drinks and food for when the circus comes to town. There is so much you can do when you hire a shipping container for your next big event.

Move house at your own pace

Need to move house or relocate your business ? Hire a shipping container for your next move and do it in your own time. If its to the next town across or heading instate we deliver to your door, pick up when you are ready and relocate it to your new place. All the hassle is taken out of moving when you have Port on your side taking care of all the movements.

Dangerous Goods Container Hire

Store your paints, oils and fuel in a compliant hazardous goods container, these days it’s a must for an business to store their Hazardous goods in a compliant store. Dangerous goods container hire has very low minimum hire terms and such an inexpensive way to ensure your goods and your staff are protected. Other DG classes available all come fully certified!

Shipping Container Hire for Residential and Commercial Use

Port Shipping Containers understands the varied needs of the Gold Coast residents and businesses. Whether you’re looking to store excess furniture, business inventory, or require on-site storage for a major project, we have the right shipping container for you.

Our expertise ensures that hiring a container becomes a hassle-free proposition. From understanding your requirements to delivering the right container to your doorstep, our team is here to guide you.

Short-Term and Long-Term Shipping Container Hire

Whether you’re renovating your home, relocating your office, or launching a seasonal business pop-up, Port provides flexible hiring periods. Choose between short-term solutions for sudden space requirements or long-term hiring options for extended projects.

Wide Range of Shipping Containers Available

10-foot, 20-foot, and 40-foot sizes

The size of your shipping container often depends on your storage needs and available space. We offer the standard 20ft shipping container, a compact 10-foot version for tighter spaces, and the larger 40ft container for more significant requirements.

General Purpose Shipping Container Hire

Our general purpose containers serve a variety of needs, from relocating belongings to acting as a temporary storage unit.

High Cube Shipping Container Hire

Offering an extra foot of height compared to the standard shipping container, the high cube container provides additional space, ideal for bulky items or when you just need that extra room.

An extra foot higher than a standard shipping container

When storage space is a premium, every inch counts. The high cube containers ensure that your belongings or cargo are stored efficiently without wasted airspace.

Side Opening Shipping Containers

These containers come equipped with standard double doors that offer a full 270-degree opening, as well as large side opening doors for easy access, making the loading and unloading processes a breeze.

Specialised Containers for Specific Needs

At Port Shipping Containers, we are proud to offer a line of specialised containers to meet particular demands. From hosting events to providing safe storage solutions for hazardous materials, we have a container type suited to your unique needs. Let’s take a quick tour:

Gantry Containers

Gantry containers serve as the cornerstone for projects that require a seamless and efficient process of loading and unloading goods. Equipped with robust gantry cranes, these containers simplify the handling of heavy cargo, thereby accelerating the workflow and ensuring the safety of your belongings. The reinforced structure of these containers can withstand significant weight, making them an essential tool for industrial and commercial purposes.

Bulker Shipping Containers

Opt for bulker shipping containers when you have bulk goods to transport. These containers are meticulously designed to handle a wide variety of goods, ranging from granules to powders and much more. Their distinctive design ensures that the storage and transportation of bulk materials are not only efficient but also safeguard the quality of the goods stored inside.

Open Top Half Height Shipping Containers

For those in need of a container with easy top access, our open-top half-height shipping containers are a perfect choice. These containers are particularly beneficial for storing goods that exceed the standard shipping container dimensions. Their open top facilitates easy loading and unloading of cargo, especially when using cranes or other heavy lifting equipment.

Open Top Shipping Containers

Similarly, our open-top shipping containers provide easy access for loading bulky goods or machinery. These containers are designed to carry heavy loads and are particularly popular for their versatility in accommodating goods of various shapes and sizes. Ideal for transporting heavy machinery or storing excess furniture, these containers are an industry favourite.

Bolster Shipping Containers

Bolster shipping containers are your go-to choice for transporting large and heavy goods. These containers lack sides, ends, and a roof, allowing for a versatile space to store and transport oversized items. When you have cargo that doesn’t conform to the confines of a standard container, bolster containers are the perfect solution.

Flat Rack Shipping Containers

Flat rack shipping containers are synonymous with adaptability. Featuring collapsible sides, these containers can handle oversized cargo with ease, providing a secure and safe transportation solution. Whether it’s machinery, vehicles, or construction materials, flat rack containers can manage a wide range of goods effortlessly.

Refrigerated Shipping Containers

Refrigerated shipping containers come to the rescue when there’s a need to transport perishable goods. Featuring advanced temperature control technology, these containers ensure that your goods remain fresh and in optimal condition throughout the journey. Ideal for transporting food products, pharmaceuticals, and other temperature-sensitive items.

Insulated Shipping Containers

Insulated shipping containers offer a robust solution for storing goods that require a stable temperature. These containers are equipped with insulation that helps maintain a consistent internal environment, protecting your belongings from external temperature fluctuations.

Dangerous Goods Container

Safety is paramount when it comes to storing and transporting hazardous materials. Our dangerous goods containers are designed to adhere to strict safety standards, ensuring that hazardous materials are stored securely, minimizing the risk of leaks and contamination.

Container Shelters

Container shelters offer a quick and efficient solution for setting up a protective shelter over your goods. These shelters are typically installed atop shipping containers, providing a covered space that shields your goods from adverse weather conditions while facilitating easy access for loading and unloading.

Container Shelters

Provides a versatile and robust shelter solution, protecting your goods from environmental elements.

Modified Shipping Container Hire

Besides our standard offerings, we take pride in offering modified containers that serve a plethora of purposes, from commercial setups like container cafes and shops to industrial solutions like container workshops and first aid rooms. Let’s have a closer look:

  • Shipping Container Kitchens:

    Ideal for events or temporary catering needs.

  • Gas Cylinder Storage:

  • Trade Show Displays:

    Make an impression with our tailored containers.

  • Shipping Container Bars:

    Perfect for pop-up events and festivals.

  • Shipping Container Homes:

    An innovative living solution.

  • Shipping Container Shops:

    Ideal for entrepreneurs.

  • Shipping Container Cafe:

    Ready to serve the Gold Coast community.

  • Site Office Containers:

    Your project management base.

  • Container Workshops:

    Everything you need for on-the-go repairs.

  • Lunch Room Containers:

    Provide comfort for your team during breaks.

  • Ablution Blocks:

    For those remote projects.

  • First Aid Rooms:

    Safety first, always.

  • Portable Change Rooms:

    Ideal for events.

  • Change Room Containers:

    Privacy when you need it.

  • Switch Room Containers:

    Protect your electronics.

  • Confined Space Training Container:

    Ready to train the next batch of experts.

  • Training Room Containers:

    Tailored for various learning environments.

  • Container Shelters:

    From workspaces to livestock protection.

  • Explosive Magazines:

    For storing sensitive materials safely.

  • Accommodation Units:

    Comfortable, mobile living.

  • Portable Buildings:

    Ready-to-use solutions.

  • Joining Kits:

    Expand your space seamlessly.

  • Containerised Bathrooms:

    Luxury when and where you need it.

Competitive Shipping Container Hire Rates

Our transparent pricing ensures you always get value for money. From a short-term hire of a 20ft container to a long-term lease of a specialised container, our rates remain competitive.

Container Applications

Delivery and Pick-Up Services Available

We understand the value of convenience. With our fleet of tilt tray trucks, we ensure timely delivery and pick-up of your shipping container, whether you’re in the heart of the Gold Coast or in a more remote location.

Our Container Depots Across Australia

Beyond the Gold Coast, Port has depots across Australia, ensuring fast delivery and unparalleled availability, making us the preferred choice for many businesses and individuals nationwide.

Ready to transform your space with Port Shipping Containers? Let’s help you find the perfect container for your needs. Call us on 1300 957 709 or contact us for more information.

For our Gold Coast residents and businesses, remember that your belongings and goods deserve the best. Trust Port Shipping Containers to provide just that.

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