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Why Choose Us


Shindler Auctions is a family partnership based in Upper Hutt since 1985 and servicing the greater Wellington area, Wairarapa and Horowhenua.

‘Have Gavel, Will Travel’  indicates we conduct auctions large or small where ever our expertise is required.  

Being an owner/operator business allows direct dealings with the principals. We are customer focused and endeavour to build and maintain strong relationships with a high standard of integrity and accountability, aiming to exceed our customers' expectations.


Wayne Shindler believes there are still customers who prefer to be able to see, touch and properly inspect items they may wish to purchase, therefore Shindler Auctions specialises in On-Site auctions of Engineering, Plant & Machinery.  We also offer our expert knowledge and many years experience for disposal of chattels in the Hospitality Industry, have a large database of longstanding customers and a history of many well-known Wellington establishments going under our hammer.


Our personal management from start to finish and advice on the most effective strategies along with favourable commission rates for the disposal of assets by auction, ensures you will achieve the best possible market price return.