Tel: (03) 6462 1415

2 Shaw St, Currie, King Island TAS

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Freighting Horses

General Information:

  • Customers are to ring the wharf the morning of travel to confirm the ship is taking livestock and what time the horse/s are to be delivered to the wharf for loading. Contact the KI Ports for delivery days and times for Empty floats.
  • All floats must be clean and not have any visible dirt as "dirty" floats will be quarantined by AQIS and incur a cleaning fee before being released.
  • A bond is held for any empty floats being shipped; please see staff at Currie office.
  • Horse floats must be in good condition to travel and have a working jockey wheel.
  • Customers must supply their own float. For customers who don't have their own float they can contact Neale Burgess - 03 6461 1344.
  • To book horses and/ or floats from Stanley to King Island customers must ring Tas Cargo Services 6432 2990 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
  • All horses must be booked and paid for before they are shipped.
  • Horses can only be shipped to/ from Stanley to King Island.  


Horses from Stanley

$325.60 per horse plus wharfage $164.80 (covers wharfage costs over and back) = $490.40

Horse Float Bond: $1,117.49 Empty Horse float and includes wharfage one way.


Transport Companies:
Paula Porter, Cranbourne, VIC 0484 607 470
R&V Horse Transport - Rodney Gee, Tasmania: 0458 782 558
Tas Horse Transport, Ginetta & Hayley - (03) 6496 1777 or 0428 141 419
S & M Transport Tas & Vic, Steven & Marni - 0408 102 528
Bass Strait Horse Transport, Vern Poke - (03) 6423 6229 or 0428 140 643


Horses from King Island

Deliver to: 
Grassy Wharf, King Island
Tel: (03) 64 611 155