View Ferry Prices for Palm Island

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 24th April 2018


DEPART
Townsville
DEPART
Palm Island
APRIL
Apr 23Monday 7.30am9.30am
Apr 26Thursday 12.00pm2.00pm
Apr 27Friday 1.30pm4.30pm
Apr 28Saturday 12.00pm2.00pm
Apr 29Sunday 12.00pm2.00pm
Apr  30Monday 7.30am9.30am

MAY
May 3Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
May 4Friday1.30pm4.30pm
May 5Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
May 6Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
May 7*Monday1.00pm3.00pm
May 10Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
May 11Friday1.30pm4.30pm
May 12*Saturday12.00pm9.30am
May 13Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
May 14Monday7.30am9.30am
May 17Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
May 18Friday12.00pm2.00pm
May 19*Saturday12.00pm9.30am
May 20Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
May 21Monday7.30am9.30am
May 24Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
May 25Friday1.30pm4.30pm
May 26Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
May 27Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
May 28Monday7.30am9.30am
May 31Thursday12.00pm2.00pm


*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!


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.