Ferry To Fraser Island


The Fraser Venture leaves River Heads every day, landing at Wanggoolba Creek the crossing time takes around 30 minutes to complete.

This is one of the main entry points to the Island and it’s right across from Eurong Beach Resort which is directly opposite, the resort is on the west coast of the Island.

Your vehicle must be checked in before boarding, head to the ticket hut and get your ticket then line up in the marked area, and be ready to board at least 20 minutes beforehand.

Departing daily is the Kingfisher Bay Ferry it also departs at River Heads just out of Hervey Bay, Landing at The Kingfisher Bay Resort this crossing takes around 50 minutes.

You do not need a 4WD to access Kingfisher Bay Resort, but please note that you can not access any other parts of Fraser Island without a 4WD vehicle and driving on Fraser Island can be difficult.

Collect your ticket from the ticket hut and head over to the marked waiting area to board the Kingfisher Bay FerryOpens in a new tab., please arrive at least 20 min early.

Do you need more information on a Ferry To Fraser Island? Please view it below. For all tours to Fraser Island please read our page for more info.

How To Book a Ferry To Fraser Island

Please Note:

ONLY FOUR-WHEEL-DRIVE VEHICLES ARE ALLOWED ON FRASER ISLAND

Peak Dates: 19 Dec 2020  – 12 Jan 2021, 1 – 4 April 2021, 18 Sep – 04 Oct 2021, 23rd Dec 2021 – 10 Jan 2022. All vehicle rates include the driver and up to 3 travellers, children 4 years and under travel for free. Fraser Island resident rates 50%. Booking is essential. For availability and bookings call 1800 227 437.

To Check Current dates and Times Check HereOpens in a new tab. as Prices and times are subject to change.

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Fraser Venture Barge

Fraser Venture Barge

Telephone (07) 4194 9300 or Freecall 1800 227 437 Fax (07) 4125 4000

For Current Pricing To Board the Fraser Venture Barge Click HereOpens in a new tab..

Departures from River Heads daily at:
8:30 am and 3:00 pm
Departures from Wanggoolba Creek daily at:
10:00 am and 4:30 pm
One Way Costs Return Costs
Off-Peak: $140.00 per vehicle (standard 4WD)
Peak: $129.00 per vehicle (standard 4WD)
Includes driver only.
$5.00 per extra vehicle passenger.
Off-Peak: $190.00 per vehicle (standard 4WD)
Peak: $215.00 per vehicle (standard 4WD)
Includes driver only.
$5.00 per extra vehicle passenger.
Off-Peak: $159.00 per vehicle (large 4WD)
Peak: $171.00 per vehicle (large 4WD)
Includes driver only.
$5.00 per extra vehicle passenger.
Off-Peak: $265.00 per vehicle (large 4WD)
Peak: $285.00 per vehicle (large 4WD)
Includes driver only.
$5.00 per extra vehicle passenger.
TrailersTrailers
Off-Peak: $66.00 under 4m
(including drawbar)
Peak: $78.00 under 4m
(including drawbar)
(boats, campers, caravans & trailers)
Off-Peak: $110.00 under 4m
(including drawbar)
Peak: $130.00 under 4m
(including drawbar)
(boats, campers, caravans & trailers)
Off-Peak: $90.00 over 4m up to 7m
(including drawbar)
Peak: $99.00 over 4m up to 7m
(including drawbar)
(boats, campers, caravans & trailers)
Off-Peak: $150.00 over 4m up to 7m
(including drawbar)
Peak: $165.00 over 4m up to 7m
(including drawbar)
(boats, campers, caravans & trailers)
Trucks to FraserOff-Peak: $340.00 per truck (2 axles)
Peak: $380.00 per truck (2 axles)
Motor Bikes Motor Bikes
Off-Peak: $60.00 per motorbike
Peak: $69.00 per motorbike
Includes rider only.
$5.00 per extra motorbike passenger.
Off-Peak: $110.00 per motorbike
Peak: $115.00 per motorbike
Includes rider only.
$5.00 per extra motorbike passenger.
Walk-on passengers Walk-on passengers
$35.00 adults
$18 children (4 – 14 years)
infants (0 – 3 years) free.
$60.00 adults
$30 children (4 – 14 years)
infants (0 – 3 years) free.

Kingfisher Bay Ferry

Telephone: (07) 4120 3333 or Freecall 1800 072 555

Departures from River Heads daily at:
6:45am, 9:00am, 12:30pm, and 3:30pm
Departures from Kingfisher Bay Resort at:
7:50 am, 10:30am, 2:00pm, and 5:00pm
One Way CostsReturn Costs
Off-Peak: $114.00 per vehicle. (Standard 4×4)
Peak: $129.00 per vehicle. (Standard 4×4)
Includes driver only.
$5.00 per extra per passenger.
Off-Peak: $190.00 per vehicle. (Standard 4×4)
Peak: $215.00 per vehicle. (Standard 4×4)
Includes driver only.
$5.00 per extra per passenger.
Off-Peak: $159.00 per vehicle (Large 4×4)
Peak: $171.00 per vehicle. (Large 4×4)
Includes driver only.
$5.00 per extra per passenger.
(Large Vehicle is Over 5.3m)
Off-Peak: $265.00 per vehicle. (Large 4×4)
Peak: $285.00 per vehicle. (Large 4×4)
Includes driver only.
$5.00 per extra per passenger.
(Large Vehicle is Over 5.3m)
TrailersTrailers
Off-Peak: $66.00 under 4m
(including drawbar)
Peak: $78.00 under 4m
(including drawbar)
(boats, campers, caravans & trailers)
Off-Peak: $110.00 under 4m
(including drawbar)
Peak: $130.00 under 4m
(including drawbar)
(boats, campers, caravans & trailers)
Off-Peak: $90.00 over 4m up to 7m
(including drawbar)
Peak: $99.00 over 4m up to 7m
(including drawbar)
(boats, campers, caravans & trailers)
Off-Peak: $150.00 over 4m up to 7m
(including drawbar)
Peak: $165.00 over 4m up to 7m
(including drawbar)
(boats, campers, caravans & trailers)
Motor BikesMotor Bikes
Off-Peak: $60.00 per motorbike
Peak: $69.00 per motorbike
Includes rider only.
$5.00 per extra motorbike passenger.
Off-Peak: $110.00 per motorbike
Peak: $115.00 per motorbike
Includes rider only.
$5.00 per extra motorbike passenger.
Walk-on passengersWalk-on passengers
$35.00 Adults
$18 Children (4 – 14 years)
Infants (0 – 3 years) free.
$60.00 Adults
$30 Children (4 – 14 years)
Infants (0 – 3 years) free.

*All rates are valid until 31 March 2022
*Peak Dates: 19 Dec 2020  – 12 Jan 2021, 1 – 4 April 2021, 18 Sep – 04 Oct 2021, 23rd Dec 2021 – 10 Jan 2022.

We also have a list of other places you can drive on the beach found over here.

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The website is run by myself Daniel Clarke, I’m lucky enough to have been living in Hervey Bay, for 29 years so I’m classed as a local I have seen many changes over this time. I have been running websites since early 2000 and also have a tech business in Hervey Bay.

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