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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 13th August 2018

Palm Island
August 20Monday7.30am9.30am
August 23*Thursday11.30am1.30pm
August 24Friday1.30pm4.30pm
August 25Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
August 26 **min freight**Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
August 27Monday7.30am9.30am
August 30Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
August 31Friday1.30pm4.30pm
September 1Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
September 2Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
September 3Monday7.30am9.30am
September 6Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
September 7 *Friday7.30am4.30pm
September 7 *Friday9.30am5.00pm
September 8 *Saturday10.00am12.00pm
September 9 *Sunday2.30pm4.30pm
September 10Monday7.30am9.30am
September 13Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
September 14Friday1.30pm4.30pm
September 15 **min freight**Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
September 16Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
September 17Monday7.30am9.30am
September 20Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
September 21Friday1.30pm4.30pm
September 22Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
September 23Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
September 24Monday7.30am9.30am
September 27Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
September 28Friday1.30pm4.30pm
September 29 **min freight**Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
September 30 **min freight**Sunday12.00pm2.00pm

*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.