Shipping CostsSee the table below for shipping costs to your area:
|Albury, Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Newcastle, Wollongong||$15.00|
|Bundaberg, Geelong, Maroochydore, Mildura, Coolangatta, Toowoomba||$19.95|
|Blackwater, Cairns, Emerald, Hervey Bay, Maryborough||$25.00|
|Gladstone, Mackay, Rockhampton, Townsville||$25.95|
|Alice Springs, Burnie/Wynyard, Devonport, Hobart, Mt.Isa, Launceston, NSW Far Country, NSW Near Country, Proserpine, Qld Northern Rivers, SA Near Country, Victoria Country||$29.95|
|SA Far Country||$35.00|
|Darwin, Kalgoorlie, Qld Central/Nth Coast, Qld Far North, Qld SE Corner, Qld Central West, Tasmania Country||$39.95|
|WA Southern Country||$59.95|
|Broome, Flinders Island, King Island, Karratha, NT Country, Paraburdoo, Thursday Isl, Tom Price||$60.00|
|Wa Far North||$69.95|
Shipping TimesShipping times are the guidelines set our by the courier companies that we use and are dependant on your postcode.
Delivery to Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne and Brisbane Metro is usually within 24hrs of dispatch from our warehouse.
Delivery to South Australia is usually within 48-72 hours.
Delivery to Western Australia, Northern Queensland, Tasmania, Northern Territory can take 5-7 working days.
Working days are Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.
You will receive an email with your order tracking once your order has been dispatched.
All this will also depend on the current stock levels & busy periods such as Christmas, Paddy's Day, Easter etc. will have different or longer processing times. Please call with any questions regarding dispatch for busy times.
In each individual product page you will see our Shipping Calculator, enter your postcode here to be advised of the shipping cost of your order.
This price will include shipping of all items on your order for delivery to your address at that postcode. There are no other hidden costs.
We aim to dispatch all orders asap, if you order on a week day we will do our best to dispatch same day. Weekend orders will be dispatched from Monday. We dispatch meat deliveries Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday only. You will receive an email to advise you when your order has been dispatched from our warehouse. If there is any delay in the dispatch of your order, we will email you to advise you of same.
The contracted courier companies we use deliver Monday to Friday business hours and delivery times will vary according to their schedule, therefore we can not guarantee that specific delivery times can be met. The courier will not call you on approach.
We realise that most deliveries will be to residential addresses and that you won't always be home to receive the goods, therefore you can either get them delivered to a work address or you can detail any special delivery requirements, eg leave at side door, leave in porch, garage, leave in shade etc. If possible consider having the order shipped to a friend or neighbour so it will not be left out in the heat of the day. We cannot take responsibility for a parcel that was spoiled as a result of nobody present to receive the parcel when it arrives at the shipping address. Please be very careful when ordering chocolate & meat products. We cannot be held responsible for any items spoiled if they are not delivered to a place of work or if you are not home to receive them.
Please ensure that you have a correct and valid shipping address. We are not responsible if the shipping address provided is not correct. We cannot refund any portion of the cost if perishable goods spoil or if the parcel is lost as a result of an incorrect shipping address.
We cannot be held responsible for any delays caused by items lost or damaged by our contracted courier company however we will replace the items as soon as possible.
Orders containing perishable foods will be shipped according to our delivery schedules. Orders will be shipped Monday through Wednesday, we avoid shipping perishables on a Thursday or Friday as they would be stored in a warehouse over the weekend.
If in doubt please contact us and we would be more than happy to discuss shipping your order before it is dispatched.
We take ample care when packaging perishable goods and ensure they will be delivered on time. It is your responsibility to ensure you are present to receive the goods or if it is a gift, that the recipient is present to receive the goods. If there is nobody to accept the parcel there is nothing we can do about the perishable products that may spoil as a result. Please be mindful when ordering during the hotter months, as the heat can alter the freshness of the goods. This also applies when ordering chocolate products. It is a good idea to include a gel ice pack with your chocolate order to keep it cool during transit.
Any out of stock items in gift hampers can be replaced with products of equal or greater value without prior notice.
All parcels will be left at your door unless otherwise instructed by you. Taste Ireland cannot be held responsible for goods lost or stolen once the courier has delivered your parcel. When ordering we encourage you to use the "delivery instructions" field to detail your specific instructions to ensure your parcel is safely delivered.
It is important to remember that we are importing the products from Ireland and our stock levels can be subject to delays due to our suppliers, shipping delays or customs delays.
New Zealand customers - please note that when you order from this website, Taste Ireland is not responsible for New Zealand Customs officials confiscating any goods or any delays incurred with same. Please refer to the following NZ import guidelines for further details.
Delivery costs for New Zealand is $100 per order, this is the true cost of delivery from Sydney to New Zealand with tracking through Australia Post. There is also a Hamper Section for delivery to New Zealand with individual delivery costs assigned according to the weight and dimensions of the hamper.
Should your order not reach you within the times quoted above, please accept our apology and contact us by email or by phone firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 1300 44 74 74 .
We hope that you enjoy your shopping experience with Taste Ireland and thank you for your visit and custom.