Delivery & Click and Collect
Updated 24 June 2022.
CUT OFF TIMES:
Same day delivery is available until 2pm unless sold out prior. Delivery will be available to Canberra, Queanbeyan, Jerrabomberra and Googong Township (not rural).
For rural deliveries you will need to notify us one day before your delivery date so we can schedule in a delivery with our external delivery company.
CLICK & COLLECT
Click on all options, and select a pick up date using the calendar. At the checkout page you can confirm the pick up time.
Click & Collect will be available from 9am to 4pm.
Contactless delivery will be undertaken. Flowers will be left by the front door for collection at a residence, and non-contact will also be arranged for other business or locations. The Floral Society takes no responsibility if the flowers are stolen after our service has been provided.
You must indicate on your order if a person you are sending the flowers too is in quarantine.
We do not offer any interstate deliveries such as interflora.
RURAL DELIVERY LOCATIONS:
The Floral Society delivers to every suburb throughout the Canberra, Queanbeyan, Googong township, Jerrabomberra and Hall Township for $17.00
We also deliver to the following rural locations ($33.00).
- Googong Rural
- Burra/ Little Burra
We do not deliver to the following areas: Yass, Thawa and Michelago.
We do not offer any interflora services and do not deliver to other states and territories unless mentioned above.
The Floral Society delivers between 9:00am and 6.00pm Monday to Friday.
Due to the high volume of floral orders across multiple locations, external controls such road delays, and the predefined delivery routes, we are unable to give you an exact delivery time.Your times are noted, but not guaranteed.
Due to business having different closing times, we will deliver these as soon as possible anytime up until close of business (5:30pm). If a business closes earlier, please note this at the checkout.
The Floral Society takes no responsibility if a recipient leaves early from work on the day of delivery. To avoid this, we recommend sending to a residential address.
School deliveries will be delivered prior to 3pm.
CHANGE TO DELIVERY INFORMATION
If you need to change the delivery address of your blooms, please contact us as soon as possible via email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone. Phone hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm.
In the event of a change of delivery address, same-day delivery is not guaranteed, we will try our best to work between the new details and coo-ordinate this with our courier.
If you contact us to change your delivery information whilst your delivery is in transit with the courier we cannot guarantee the same day delivery. We will always do our best to accommodate your needs to ensure prompt delivery or organise pick-up from our Flower Bar in Fyshwick, where possible.
Standard delivery fee is $17.00. Rural delivery fee is $33.00
If you need to have your flowers re-delivered due to failed delivery, you will need to pay $17.00 (standard delivery fee) or $33.00 (rural delivery fee).
For businesses please include the following information:
- name of the business
- whether the flowers should be delivered to reception, a security desk or other instructions.
- work phone number
- any other important building access information
Orders will be left at main reception or security for collection. Please ensure the recipient will be at work on that day prior to ordering.
The Floral Society close of business time frame is 5:30pm-6:00pm, if a business closes earlier please put this in the notes at the checkout field.
If the flowers are in transit, and the receiver leaves work earlier on that day of the order, please contact us ASAP. We will coordinate pick up or redelivery at the next available time.
Please be aware if the delivery driver has the flowers in transit and or has attempted to deliver and we wrong the time we are notified you may be required to pay a $15.00 redelivery fee.
Please include the following with your order:
- Name of Government Department
- Building name, building number/level
- Important access information i.e.; take to security desk
- Direct work phone number/business unit area.
Some government buildings do not allow deliveries to be left at the front desks/security desk unattended.
For businesses that do not allow this please make note at the checkout and provide sender details. The delivery driver will give curtesy calls and attempt to contact the receiver for collection.
Please note if there is no answer after several attempts, the delivery driver must continue with their journey to avoid other people missing out on same day delivery. This will result in a failed delivery.
If this results in a failed delivery you will be notified by The Floral Society Team.
If there is no answer, flowers will be left by the door in a safe, cool and shady spot.
SECURED UNITS AND RESIDENTIAL COMPLEXES:
If flowers are going to a secure complex please make sure the recipient is home.
The delivery driver will ring the receiver through their telecom upon arrival.
If the sender has provided the contact information for the person receiving the flowers with their order. Our courier will also attempt to contact them upon arrival, if there is no answer through their telecom.
Please note if there is no answer after several attempts, the delivery driver must continue with their journey to avoid other people missing out on same day delivery.
If this results in a failed delivery you will receive an email and text notification.
The Floral Society will contact the sender to arrange collection or delivery at the next available time.
Due to the flowers being in transit, same day delivery or collection may not be available. Our staff will try our best to coordinate with person who organised to send the flowers.
Please be aware there are limits with the number of people entering Hospitals due to covid-19.
Please contact the Hospital prior to ordering to double check if the person receiving the flowers has not been discharged.
For Private Hospitals this will be left at the main reception for staff/nurses to pass on.
AGED CARE FACILITIES
Any deliveries going to an Aged Care Facility will be left at the reception to distribute.
Deliveries will be left at the front reception for staff to distribute.
WHAT HAPPENS IF A FAILED DELIVERY OCCURS?
In the event of a failed delivery, same-day delivery is not guaranteed, this is due to our multiple pre orders and flowers being in transit.
The Floral Society will be in contact with the person sending the flowers in these circumstances arrange redelivery or collection from the Fyshwick store at the next available day and time.
HUMP DAY WEDNESDAYS:
Any orders for delivery or pick up on Wednesdays will receive a free dessert from The Sugar Deli (an online dessert store).
This is complementary from The Floral Society and is available UNTIL SOLD OUT. For any health concerns or allergies please contact the sugar deli www.thesugardeli.com.au . The Floral Society takes no responsibility for this.
If you do not wish to include this with your order please indicate this at checkout in notes.
If your order results in a failed delivery and you need the flowers delivered for another day, the dessert will not be included due to health concerns.
Please note – there is only one selection of dessert each week.
FAILED DELIVERIES THAT REQUIRE REPLACEMENT BUNCHES
Please remember that our flowers are perishable products. Our store will attempt to contact the sender to arrange a re-delivery. Please contact us ASAP within 48 hours by phone or email to organise a re-delivery to resend the same bouquet.
Our florists have designed this fresh bouquet especially for your order, and have delivered as per your information. Remember these are perishable products that do not last forever.
The Floral Society will do our best to follow up and contact the sender to organise a redelivery or collection from our store. Please make sure all your contact information is current and correct.
If you contact within 3 days of the original delivery date and you wish to send the original bouquet, there will also be a redelivery fee of $15.00 to resend the original bouquet.
If you contact The Floral Society 5 days after the original delivery date, there will be an amending fee to re-send the same bouquet. The prices are outlined below:
- Small $30
- Medium $55
- Large $85
- Extra Large $105
Please note if you wish to have the bunch re-delivered this will incur a $17.00 delivery fee on top of the above amount. The Floral Society takes pride, time and resources when preparing these bouquets especially for your order.
You agree as part of terms and conditions that should you not make any contact within 10 days after the first delivery date, you agree when ticking the terms and conditions at checkout to forfeit your flowers, and will be required to place a new order online. No refunds or replacement bunches will be issued in these circumstances.
In very rare cases where our courier has not delivered to the correct address the above fees will not apply.
If you have only ordered a candle (without a bouquet) please allow up to 24-28 hours with these deliveries, as flowers will take priority if our delivery delivery is unable to take more for that day.
If candles, vases or wines are ordered in conjunction with a bunch of flowers they will be sent out on the same day delivery.
1 bottle of wine must be purchased and paired in conjunction with flowers over $60 dollars e.g (S) Petite size bouquet, due to ACT liquor licensing laws.
You will receive email updates regarding your order, check your emails, and spam. If you have any questions please email email@example.com and we will endeavour to respond ASAP please be patient with us as we are making beautiful blooms.