Shipping Information



Covid-19 Update


In light of these challenging times, our team are continuing to produce your orders as normal. While your orders are leaving our warehouse within our customer promise, we understand our delivery partners have been experiencing delays which means you may encounter some delays on all delivery services. At this time Australia Post have temporarily suspended the Express Post guarantee of next day delivery as they are unable to commit to this timeframe. Express Post is still available on our website however please keep in mind your order may not be delivered next business day.


Please click here for further information regarding impacts to Australia Post.


Hippo Blue appreciate you’re eager to receive your products as many of us are looking for many ways to entertain our children, however, please keep these delays in mind. We wish to thank you for patience and understanding during this time, as well as your support of our business so we can continue to create personalised goodies for you and your family.




Customer Pick Up


Free customer pick up option is currently unavailable due to COVID-19. Orders which have already been placed with customer pick up can still do so once their order is ready and they are notified. Pick up from 1-3 Edison Rd, Dandenong South VIC, 3175 between 9.00am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Click here to see map for pick up location




Shipping Guidelines


Hippo Blue make every order especially just for you and your little adventurer. Your order will be dispatched within 5 Business days of the purchase date. You will receive an email when your order has been collected by Australia Post for delivery. For more information on the estimated delivery times to your area, please refer to our shipping information table below.



PLEASE NOTE: All delivery times below are estimated from the date of dispatch and standard delivery can take up to 10 business days from the dispatch date. 



Parcel $5 ($15 NZ)

Letter $5* ($15 NZ)

Melbourne  2-3 Days 2-5 Days


3-4 Days 3-4 Days

Adelaide, Brisbane

3-6 Days 3-6 Days


3-5 Days 3-5 Days  


3-6 Days 3-6 Days


3-9 Days 4-9 Days

New Zealand*  

10 Days 

14 Days

Express Postage All States 1-3 Days from dispatch date. 


PLEASE NOTE: Express Postage applies to delivery only and does not speed up production time. You will be required to allow for standard production time on all orders. 


*Express postage to New Zealand is NOT available


 *Orders shipped as a Standard Letter do not contain tracking information. 


Shipping estimates are as per Australia Post guidelines. For specific postage times (Australia only); refer to Australia Post Postage Calculator Click Here 


PLEASE NOTE: Days refer to business days and all pricing includes shipping, handling and packaging. 



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