New and Used Side Opening Shipping Containers for Sale and Hire

Do you need a shipping container that is highly efficient and easy for regularly unloading, loading and accessing goods? The Side Opening Container from Shipping Containers Melbourne is the perfect solution for you! With full side opening doors, as well as the standard double doors on the rear end wall, the Side Opening container offers full access and a perfect solution to odd-shaped items or items that need to be accessed regularly and easily. If you need enhanced practicality then talk to one of our friendly team about our Side Opening Containers today!


Buying New

If you are looking for a brand new container in immaculate condition to use on your site, bring high exposure to your brand or store and lock away equipment or personal items with peace of mind, then Shipping Containers Melbourne will have the perfect solution for you. A new shipping container is a great choice. See the containers below to provide a better understanding of the variations we can supply.

Types and Sizes

The Side Opening container offers the same, impressive benefits as the General Purpose container, with the added flexibility and efficiency provided by larger and easier access points. Our side opening containers are available in 20ft and 40ft variations, both with bi-fold doors that span the full length of the container. The 20ft container measures 6m long, 2.4m wide and 2.5m tall while the 40ft container boasts an impressive 12.1m length. Whatever you need to store or transport, or whatever modification you desire to make to your container, the Side Opening variations offer an ideal and far more manageable container option. There are a few other configurations you can choose, too. Whether you need both side-opening, high cube side-opening or dangerous goods side-opening containers – Container Traders Melbourne have got you covered, so get in touch!

Quality and Pricing

Given their initial manufacture for shipment of goods by sea, our range of Side Opening Shipping Containers have been created to provide a high quality, robust and durable solution to any user needs. Made from high quality Corton steel, and boasting a 30cm marine ply flooring, our containers are guaranteed to stand the test of time and provide the safety and security you require. With weather and vermin proof standards, our containers are made to be efficient and extremely useful. When you buy from Container Traders Melbourne, you’ll also have peace of mind that you’re getting the most cost-effective option on the market. 

Delivery and Supply

We ship Australia wide! Wherever you’re located in Melbourne, Victoria and beyond, our team at Container Traders will deliver your container directly to your door. For your convenience, we organise the most efficient, cost-effective and safe delivery method for you site, just sit back and wait for your container to arrive – with same day dispatch in most cases, this won’t be long at all. So what are you waiting for? If you need an efficient way to store or transport goods, or you want to create an innovative pop-up shop and modify your container, the Side Opening container from Container Traders Melbourne is your best bet! Get in touch with our helpful team today, or fill out a quote request above to get more information!


3 container sizes to choose from

Whether you‘re buying or hiring, our general purpose shipping containers come in three sizes: 10 Ft, 20 Fl’, 40 Ft… New or Used!

10 ft Containers

A 10ft (or 3 m) shipping container is a great option for secure, sturdy storage when you have limited or hard to access spaces They‘re easily transportable and come in a range ol colours. in three variations

20 ft Containers

Our 20‘ general purpose containers are made with strong Corten steel, offer thick wood flooring and standard double doors that open 270 degrees They make it easy and convenient to keep your items sale and secure!

40 ft Container

40‘ general purpose shipping containers are useful tor people requiring a container for larger items such as building materials and large amounts of furniture. Handy storage at a reasonable price, that’s our 40-footer!

Hire or Buy with complete confidence

We offer the very best deals on new and used shipping containers, as well as shipping containers available for hire. Great prices and fast deliveries to you door, anywhere in Melbourne and Victoria.

Our Promise to you

  • The best prices
  • Guaranteed quality
  • Fast service & delivery
  • Friendly Aussie service