Photo by Pauline and John Grimshaw

Welcome to the Island Trader

a regular sea freight service to beautiful Lord Howe Island

Birdon’s Island Trader is a regular sea freight service that runs from the East Coast of Australia to Lord Howe Island.

The Island Trader carries goods from Birdon’s facilities in Port Macquarie, NSW to Lord Howe Island on a fortnightly basis serving the residents and visitors of Lord Howe Island.

Why choose Island Trader?

  • Cost savings due to reduced double-handling
  • Receive cargo on more than one day
  • Dedicated receiving and storage facilities
  • No waiting time for suppliers
  • Priority for freezer & cooler dedicated day