Ferry Transfers Schedule

The Mackerel Islands operate a ferry service from our private departure jetty at Beadon Creek in Onslow, to Thevenard Island and Direction Island.

The trip across takes about 45 minutes to Thevenard Island (22km / 12 nautical miles) and 20 minutes to Direction Island (10km / 5.5 nautical miles).

IMPORTANT INFORMATION
The below ferry timetable is intended to be used as a guide only and is subject to change. Services may change at short notice, due to weather conditions, passenger numbers and operational requirements. Additional services may be available for special events and long weekends.

TICKET PRICES
Adult $90 per person return
Child (3-12 years old) $60 per person return
Infant (0-2 years old) Free

BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL!
Please ensure you have pre-booked your tickets prior to arrival and have confirmed your departure times with the Mackerel Islands Reservations Team on [email protected] or +61 8 9184 6444.

Timetable Travelling From Onslow

   
Day Departure Time Arrival Time From To Service Details
Tuesday 13:30 14:15 Onslow Thevenard Island
Tuesday 13:30 13:50 Onslow Direction Island Service to Thevenard travels via Direction
Friday 12:30 13:15 Onslow Thevenard Island
Friday 12:30 12:50 Onslow Direction Island Service to Thevenard travels via Direction
Saturday 12:30 13:15 Onslow Thevenard Island
Sunday 12:30 13:15 Onslow Thevenard Island

Timetable Travelling From Mackerel Islands

   
Day Departure Time Arrival Time From To Service Details
Tuesday 10:00 10:45 Thevenard Island Onslow
Tuesday 10:25 10:45 Direction Island Onslow Service from Thevenard travels via Direction
Friday 10:00 10:45 Thevenard Island Onslow
Friday 10:25 10:45 Direction Island Onslow Service from Thevenard travels via Direction
Saturday 10:00 10:45 Thevenard Island Onslow
Saturday 16:00 16:45 Thevenard Island Onslow
Sunday 10:00 10:45 Thevenard Island Onslow
Sunday 16:00 16:45 Thevenard Island Onslow