Luggage Information

tangalooma Luggage and dangerous goods policy

Guests on board Tangalooma Island Resort launches must comply with the following luggage restrictions:

Carry on Luggage

Guests are permitted one (1) carry on bag not exceeding the following dimensions:
Depth: 23cm (9 inches)
Height: 34cm (13 inches)
Length: 48cm (19 inches)

Checked-in Luggage

Guests staying in accommodation and traveling on the launch transfers are also permitted one (1) checked-in suitcase or bag (max 20kg) per person plus one (1) esky (max 20kg) per accommodation booking.

Example: A family of four is entitled to bring 4 suitcases, 1 esky and 4 carry on bags.

Additional or large luggage or items such as surfboards, bicycles can be brought over to the island at additional costs. Please contact Tangalooma Island Resort on 1300 652 250 before your departure for more information. 

Luggage Delivery

If you travel via the Tangalooma Ferries your luggage will be delivered to your room door. When checking in at the wharf you will receive the room tags, please attached these securely to your bags and place your bags in the bins provided. Your bags will then be placed on boats and taken to the resort, and then delivered to your room door.

When checking out please place your luggage outside your room by 10am and our team of luggage porters will collect and take back to the wharf for collection in Brisbane.

Dangerous Goods

Dangerous goods are not permitted onboard Tangalooma ferries or vessels. These items include, but are not limited to:

  • Flammables/Fuels

  • Explosives and/or Fireworks

  • Combustibles

  • Spears/Spear fishing Equipment

  • Corrosives

  • Toxic Liquids

  • Weapons/Firearms

  • Sharp Objects/Knives

If you are in any doubt about whether your item may be hazardous, you should bring it to the attention of the launch crew or Tangalooma ferries management. Any such items may be permitted to travel on the barge.

Please also remember:

  • No alcohol permitted onboard

  • No smoking permitted onboard

  • No illegal substances permitted onboard

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