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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 20 March 2019

Palm Island
MARCH 2019
March 22Friday1.30pm4.30pm
March 23*Saturday2.00pm4.00pm
March 24Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
March 25Monday7.30am9.30am
March 28Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
March 29Friday1.30pm4.30pm
March 30*Saturday2.00pm4.00pm
March 31Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
APRIL 2019
* April 1Monday12.00pm2.00pm
April 4Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
* April 5Friday12.00pm2.00pm
April 6Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
April 7Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
April 8Monday7.30am9.30am
April 11Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
April 12Friday1.30pm4.30pm
April 13Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
April 14Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
April 15Monday7.30am9.30am
* April 18Thursday11.00am1.00pm
* April 19Friday10.00am12.00pm
April 20Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
April 21Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
* April 22Monday12.00pm2.00pm
April 25Thursday12.00pm2.00pm
April 26Friday1.30pm4.30pm
April 27Saturday12.00pm2.00pm
April 28Sunday12.00pm2.00pm
April 29Monday7.30am9.30am

*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.