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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 15th October 2018 

Palm Island
October 18Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
October 19Friday1.30pm4.30pm
October 20  **min freight**Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
October 21Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
October 22Monday7.30am9.30am
October 25Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
October 26Friday1.30pm4.30pm
October 27Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
October 28Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
October 29Monday7.30am9.30am
November 1Thursday 12.00pm2.00pm
November 2*Friday12.00pm2.00pm
November 3Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
November 4Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
November 5Monday7.30am9.30am
November 8Thursday 12.00pm2.00pm
November 9Friday1.30pm4.30pm
November 10Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
November 11Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
November 12Monday7.30am9.30am
November 15Thursday 12.00pm2.00pm
November 16Friday1.30pm4.30pm
November 17Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
November 18Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
November 19Monday7.30am9.30am
November 22Thursday 12.00pm2.00pm
November 23Friday1.30pm4.30pm
November 24Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
November 25Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
November 26Monday7.30am9.30am
November 29Thursday 12.00pm2.00pm
November 30Friday1.30pm4.30pm

*These times are different to our standard timings

**Minimum Freight** 

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!


  • 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.