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

   
DayDeparture TimeArrival TimeFromToService Details
Tuesday13:3014:15OnslowThevenard Island/ Direction IslandService to Thevenard travels via Direction
Friday12:3013:15OnslowThevenard Island/ Direction IslandService to Thevenard travels via Direction
Saturday12:3013:15OnslowThevenard Island
Sunday12:3013:15OnslowThevenard Island

Timetable Travelling From Mackerel Islands

   
DayDeparture TimeArrival TimeFromToService Details
Tuesday10:0010:45Thevenard Island/ Direction IslandOnslowService from Thevenard travels via Direction
Friday10:0010:45Thevenard Island/ Direction IslandOnslowService from Thevenard travels via Direction
Saturday10:0010:45Thevenard IslandOnslow
Sunday10:0010:45Thevenard IslandOnslow