View Ferry Prices for Palm Island Ferry

This service takes approximately 1 ½ hours travel time each way. For a current list of ferry departure times to Palm Island please refer to the timetable below. We offer standard tickets, multi-trip tickets and group rates, check our prices for Palm Island Ferry here.

Please ensure you arrive at least 30 minutes prior to boarding to ensure sufficient time to purchase tickets.

Last updated 20th May 2019


DEPART
Townsville
DEPART
Palm Island
MAY 2019
May 23Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
May 24Friday1.30pm4.30pm
May 25Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
May 26Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
May 27Monday7.30am9.30am
May 30Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
May 31Friday1.30pm4.30pm
JUNE 2019
June 1*Saturday12.00pm9.00am
June 2Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
June 3Monday7.30am9.30am
June 6Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
June 7*Friday 1.00pm9.30am
June 8Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
June 9Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
June 10Monday7.30am9.30am
June 13Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
June 14Friday 1.30pm4.30pm
June 15*Saturday12.00pm9.00am
June 16*Sunday11.00am1.00PM
June 17Monday7.30am9.30am
June 20Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
June 21Friday 1.30pm4.30pm
June 22Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
June 23Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
June 24Monday7.30am9.30am
June 27Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
June 28 *Friday 
8.00am
1.30pm
10.30am
4.30pm
June 29Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
June 30Sunday12.00pm2.00pm

*These times are different to our standard timings

**Minimum Freight** 

Choose to travel home on Monday after a weekend on the mainland without the stress of an overcrowded freight area!


PALM ISLAND FREIGHT POLICY

  • Please ensure that all freight items are checked in through the freight counter outside the Terminal.
  • Freight items do not include – prams, hand bags or back packs.
  • Each passenger is allowed up to FIVE items of freight as long as each item is less than 20kg.
  • These items must be assigned a freight sticker and will be carried free of charge.
  • Any excess freight (i.e. more than five items) will be charged at $7 per item.
  • All excess freight items over 20kg will be charged according to size and weight to a maximum of $15 per item.
  • The Master of the Vessel has the authority to deny freight if deemed excessive.
  • Hand Trolleys will not be permitted on board our Palm Island Vessel

The Palm Island Timetable recording is updated every Sunday or when the schedule has changed.

Please call 07 4726 0800 and press 2 to hear the latest timetable information.

Circumstances beyond our control may cause alterations to departure times without notice.