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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.

Updated 14th February 2018


Note: Minimum freight applies between Thursday 22nd February through to and including Saturday 24th March. 


DEPART
Townsville
DEPART
Palm Island
FEBRUARY
Feb 15Thursday 12.00pm2.00pm
Feb 16*Friday 8.00am4.30pm
Feb 17Saturday 12.00pm2.00pm
Feb 18Sunday 12.00pm2.00pm
Feb 19*Monday 12.00pm2.00pm
Feb 22**Thursday 12.00pm2.00pm
Feb 23**Friday 1.30pm4.30pm
Feb 24**Saturday 12.00pm2.00pm
Feb 25**Sunday 12.00pm2.00pm
Feb 26**Monday 7.30am9.30am
MARCH
Mar 1**Thursday 12.00pm2.00pm
Mar 2**Friday 1.30pm4.30pm
Mar 3**Saturday 12.00pm2.00pm
Mar 4**Sunday 12.00pm2.00pm
Mar 5**Monday 7.30am9.30am
Mar 8**Thursday  12.00pm2.00pm
Mar 9**Friday 1.30pm4.30pm
Mar 10**Saturday 2.00pm11.00am
Mar 11**Sunday 12.00pm2.00pm
Mar 12**Monday 7.30am9.30am
Mar 15**Thursday 12.00pm2.00pm
Mar 16**Friday 1.30pm4.30pm
Mar 17**Saturday 12.00pm2.00pm
Mar 18**Sunday 12.00pm2.00pm
Mar 19**Monday 7.30am9.30am
Mar 22**Thursday 12.00pm2.00pm
Mar 23**Friday 1.30pm4.30pm
Mar 24**Saturday 12.00pm2.00pm
Mar 25Sunday 12.00pm2.00pm
Mar 26Monday 7.30am9.30am
Mar 29Thursday 12.00pm2.00pm
Mar 30Friday 10.00am12.00pm
Mar 31Saturday 12.00pm2.00pm

*These times are different to our standard timings

**Minimum Freight** Minimum freight applies between Thursday 22nd February through to and including Saturday 24th March. 

We  offer freight trolleys for $50 on our Monday morning service.
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 (ie 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.