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Discount Freight for NAVA Members

NAVA Premium and Premium Plus artist members receive a discount on King & Wilson Essential Art Services transport and installation services in and around Sydney and Melbourne.

King & Wilson

King & Wilson Essential Art Services (King & Wilson) offers local art transport and installation services in and around Sydney and Melbourne, Australia. With experienced art handlers and purpose built fleet, King & Wilson offer short-range pick-up, preparation, packing and delivery and installation of fine art and decorative items including sculptures, paintings, works on paper and photography.

Individual NAVA Premium and Premium Plus Members receive the following discounts on King & Wilson services:

  • 10% discount on all King & Wilson provided services, including transport, storage & packing.
  • 25% discount on King & Wilson local and international transit insurance products.

*Please note this discount is exclusively available for independent artists only, galleries and organisations are not eligible to apply.

**The discount does not apply when K&W employs the services of a contractor, such as an airline, overseas agent or a transport company outside of their operating states of Victoria, ACT & NSW.

King & Wilson Services


Local art transport and installation service in and around Sydney and Melbourne.

International transport

Complete international art transport solutions including local collection by art handlers, preparation, crating, customs advice, carnets, custom securities and documentation, air terminal supervision, overseas delivery and transit insurance.


Local art installation and hanging service from their Sydney and Melbourne branches with experienced art handlers and professional equipment.

Art storage

Long and short-term climate controlled fine art storage in purpose built art storage facilities in Sydney and Melbourne. Climate controlled art storage facilities feature:

  • 24 hour alarm (externally monitored and patrolled)
  • Monitored fire protection
  • Recorded CCTV surveillance
  • Restricted and logged door access
  • Humidity control (relative humidity 55% ± 2%)
  • Climate control at (21°C ± 1°C)
  • Painting racks
  • Crate Storage
  • Electronic inventory consignment control

All artwork in K&W’s care is periodically inspected by experienced art handlers and client access is only permitted under King & Wilson staff supervision.

Custom packing and crating

Design and fabricate a range of high quality bespoke crates including:

  • Multi-use museum travel frames and crates
  • Built in frameworks
  • Gasket seals
  • Slotting
  • Supports and cushioning
  • Single use destination-only crates (a more economical option)
  • Tri-wall cardboard boxes, cylinders and slat crates.


Transit insurance can be arranged for loss or damage during the period that objects are being moved and stored.

Want to take up the offer?

Get in contact with King & Wilson and mention that you are a NAVA Member.

Phone: 1300 365 804


King & Wilson staff will be in contact with NAVA to confirm your membership.