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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.

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

Last updated 14th January 2019 

Palm Island
January 2019
January 21Monday7.30am9.30am
January 24Thursday12.00pm 2.00pm
January 25Friday1.30pm4.30pm
January 26Saturday12.00pm 2.00pm
January 27Sunday12.00pm 2.00pm
January 28*Monday12.00pm2.00pm
January 31Thursday12.00pm 2.00pm
February 2019 
February 1Friday1.30pm4.30pm
February 2Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
February 3Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
February 4Monday7.30am9.30am
February 7Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
February 8Friday1.30pm4.30pm
February 9Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
February 10Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
February 11Monday7.30am9.30am
February 14Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
February 15Friday1.30pm4.30pm
February 16Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
February 17Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
February 18Monday7.30am9.30am
February 21Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
February 22Friday1.30pm4.30pm
February 23Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
February 24Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
February 25Monday7.30am9.30am
February 28Thursday12.00pm2.00pm

*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!


  • 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.