The cost of hiring a removalists Northern Beaches can vary widely based on a number of factors including:

  1. Distance: A local move will cost less than a long-distance or interstate move Northern Beaches.
  2. Volume and Weight of Items: The more stuff you have, the more it will cost. Some companies charge based on the weight of your items, others might charge based on the volume they take up in the moving truck.
  3. Services Required: Some removalist companies offer packing and unpacking services, assembly and disassembly of furniture, or storage services, which will add to the cost.
  4. Time of Year: The moving industry often sees a surge in demand during the summer months, and prices may increase accordingly.
  5. Insurance: Full-value protection insurance will cost more than released-value protection.
  6. Additional charges: These might include charges for moving large or difficult items, for moving up or down stairs, for long carry distances, and others.

As of my knowledge cutoff in September 2021, here are some rough estimates:

  • For a local move, costs can range from around $80 to $100 per hour for a team of two movers. This usually includes a moving truck but may not include packing materials or boxes.
  • For long-distance moves, costs are typically calculated based on the weight of your belongings and the distance of the move. They can range anywhere from around $2000 for small, short distance moves to over $10,000 for large, cross-country moves.

However, the prices might have changed after 2021, so it’s always best to get several quotes from different companies and make sure you fully understand what is and isn’t included in the quote.