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The longest and the tallest

If your requirements facilitate the longest of our containers, then you’ll be grateful for the tallest of our containers too. At 300mm taller than the standard container size, the 40ft High Cube is great for storing large furniture, machinery, products, farm equipment, event supplies and more. As the 40ft is designed to be stacked, it offers you a rapid, secure and cost-effective solution for mass storage requirements. In creative applications such as shipping container homes, swimming pools, pop-up bars, cafes, and retail stores, the larger space is visually spectacular and incredibly practical.

Protect or create really big things

At 40ft long, this is our largest container for sale and is ideal for storing big and bulky objects, large quantities of items, or spreading your particulars out in the container so they are easy to access. Being extra long and tall, it also lends itself nicely to a range of residential, industrial and retail applications. High-quality bearings on the corners allow the containers to be stacked up to 8 high. Made from high tensile Corten steel and protected by rust-resistant paint, these containers are weather resistant, watertight, and built to last.

Buying a 40ft High Cube container is a fantastic, practical solution for a variety of purposes. Get a quote today on purchasing a National Container and don't forget to check out the range of modifications we offer.

40ft High Cube containers are commonly used for:

  • Cargotecture (shipping container architecture)
  • Storing cars, motorbikes, bikes, carts, boats, vans
  • Storing various business items
  • Holding surplus stock
  • Storing commercial equipment, farm machinery, industrial product
  • Storing household goods during renovations
  • Moving or shipping containers
  • Portable workshops
  • Greenhouse
  • Garage structure
  • Pools
  • Pop-up bars, cafes or stores
  • Amenities or change rooms
  • Event or site offices
  • Disaster shelters

Buying a container provides a long-term solution with maximum cost efficiency and the flexibility to make it your own. For more information, please contact us – we are here to help.

40ft High Cube Container Features

  • Corten Steel
  • Heavy-duty plywood floors
  • Weatherproof, water-tight storage
  • Lockable
  • 4 x weight bearings at each corner
  • Can be stacked up to 8 general purpose containers high
  • Container doors one end
  • Doors open 270 degrees creating a 2.35m entrance
  • Rust-resistant paint for erosion prevention
  • Available in a range of colours

Our containers for sale can be modified for a range of uses including shelving for additional storage, and windows, plumbing and electrics for the creation of habitable spaces. We offer low-cost, competitive prices on customising the shipping container to suit your requirements. If you need a modification that isn't listed, please contact us to discuss.


Create a bright, functional space by adding doors to your container.


Bring the outside in with windows cut to your specifications. Add screens and bars to suit.


Customised installations designed to cater to your creature comfort needs.


Respray your container to be on-brand or to create a bright and bold new look.


Increase storage space and get organised with our robust shelving solutions.


Don't let Australia's temperatures make you uncomfortable – add an A/C to make your space a sanctuary.


Increase ventilation for comfort and safety.


Transform your container into more of a livable space by protecting from external temperature fluctuation.


Choose from wood, carpet, vinyl and other practical flooring options to complete your container's look and feel.


Protect your container's padlock from thieves, vandals and the elements with a lockbox.


The popular affordable mobile solution for an office, custom built to suit your needs.
Dimensions - External12.19m (40’) Long x 2.44m (8’) Wide x 2.90m (9’ 5″) High
Dimensions - Internal12.04m (39’ 5″) Long x 2.35m (7’ 7″) Wide x 2.70m (8’ 9″) High
IMPORTANT*Dimensions may vary slightly between containers
Weight3,900kgs (3.9 tonnes)
AccessDouble doors, full width one end
ConditionCosmetically tidy, fully waterproof + fitted with lockbox (protects padlocks from bolt cutter removal)
AvailabilityUsually within 2-3 days, within 24 hours on request (dependant on transport availability)
GradeA, B, & C graded containers available (A is the highest quality, C is the most economical)



Extra height for handy onsite storage of equipment and materials, or create a new space at home with an airy feeling.


The most popular length container with an additional 300mm in height. Get more room, and a whole lot more scope.


If you’re interest in one of our many services, please fill out this form with your HIRE, BUY or MODIFY requirements and we’ll get back to you. Need to discuss options?

Ring 1300 778 999

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