Moreton Island Ferry Times & Information

Tangalooma Resort Transfers - Moreton Island Ferry Information & Boat Timetable

Passenger ferry services depart from Holt Street Wharf in Pinkenba, Brisbane and arrive at the Tangalooma Jetty on Moreton Island. Travelling time is just 75 minutes each way, with 4 boat services operating daily in each direction (Brisbane to Tangalooma).

Check-in at Holt Street Wharf is at least 1 hour prior to departure time. Pre-bookings are recommended.

Boat Launch Transfer Times

Outgoing - Brisbane to Tangalooma Island Resort (Moreton Island)
Departing Brisbane
(Holt St Wharf, Pinkenba)
7:00am 10:00am 12:00pm 5:00pm
Arriving at Tangalooma (Approx)
(Tangalooma Island Resort Jetty)
8:15am 11:15am 1:15pm 6:15pm

Return - Tangalooma Island Resort (Moreton Island) to Brisbane
Departing Tangalooma
(Tangalooma Island Resort Jetty)
8:30am 2:00pm 4:00pm 7:00pm*
Arriving at Brisbane (Approx)
(Holt St Wharf, Pinkenba)
9:45am 3:15pm 5:15pm 8:15pm*


Due to the Tangalooma Flyer being offline there will be boat time changes from July 9 - August 20, 2019:
Brisbane to Tangalooma - 7am boat will now depart at 6am
Tangalooma to Brisbane - 8:30am boat will now depart at 7:30am

There will also be an extra boat time added during this period:
Brisbane to Tangalooma - 9am
Tangalooma to Brisbane - 10:30am

Travel time is approximately 75 minutes each way. Departure times are subject to change. Additional times may be added for special circumstances. Please confirm your booking at least 24 hours prior to travel.

*Denotes approximate departure time only. The 7pm launch from Tangalooma departs immediately after the conclusion of the nightly dolphin feeding program, which is approximately 7pm in winter, 7.30pm in spring and autumn and 8pm in summer. Launch times are subject to change.

Return Boat Launch Transfer Prices from Brisbane (Holt St Wharf)

Guest Type: Price:
Adult $84
Child (3-14 years) $46
Infant (0-2 years) Free


Please note that the above prices are for accommodation guests, if you are only visiting Tangalooma for just the day then please see our single day cruise options. For all house guests staying in Tangalooma accommodation the launch fare includes luggage porters to and from your accommodation within the resort. Guests staying in private accommodation or outside resort property will have their luggage delivered to the closet luggage bay for collection.

How to book passenger ferry transfers

When booking accommodation online you can simply add you transfers for your nominated guests to your booking. If you are not sure you can book your transfers at a later date by calling our reservations team on 1300 652 250.

For guests staying in private accommodation or staying outside the resort grounds, please call our reservations team on 1300 652 250 for transfer bookings.

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