Timetable, Pricing, Luggage & Check-In
The ferry sails to and from the island multiple times a day. In peak periods additional sailings will be made available. These times will occur automatically online. All departures are subject to demand and safe sailing conditions.
Tickets must be presented when boarding at Triabunna and on the return leg from Maria Island.
Please note what time the last ferry departs Maria Island. There is no provision for food supply on the island and no guaranteed overnight accommodation unless previously arranged.
SAME DAY RETURN
(Return ferry travel from Triabunna on the same day)
Concession: $42.00 (Australian Pension Card or Health Care Card)
Student: $32.00 (Australian Secondary Student)
Child: $32.00 (4 to 16 years)
Infant: Free (0 to 3 years)
The ticket price includes one small ‘carry-on’ bag up to 7kg and no larger than 600 x 400 x 300mm (approx).
(Stay overnight on Maria and return to Triabunna on a different day)
Concession: $52.00 (Australian Pension Card or Health Care Card)
Student: $42.00 (Australian Secondary Student)
Child: $38.00 (4 to 16 years)
Infant: Free (0 to 3 years)
The ticket price includes one small ‘carry-on’ bag up to 7kg (no larger than 600 x 400 x 300mm) and two pieces of larger luggage up to 17kg (up to 800 x 500 x 400mm) each.
Whether visiting for the day or overnight freight charges apply for additional luggage to that specified above. Each piece of additional luggage up to 17kg is $10.
If you’re planning on bringing more than bags please refer to our freight prices:
Bicycle – $15 (Bicycles must weigh no more than 15kg. Panniers and the like must be removed and checked in as luggage)
E-bikes and bicycles over 15kg – $20 (Please note: Batteries must be removed before boarding the ferry. All e-bikes must have manufacturer plate displayed and be max 200 watt or 250 watt pedal assisted. Non-compliant e-bikes are not permitted on Maria Island)
Kayak – $25 (All items must be removed from kayaks and checked in as luggage)
Scuba gear – $15
Gas bottle – $10
Miscellaneous items – e.g. large eskis, chairs, marquees, kitchen sinks – $10 each
Pram – free (if traveling with an infant)
All passengers (with or without tickets, with or without luggage) must check-in at the Maria Island Gateway building, adjacent to the wharf in Triabunna (03 6123 4040), at least 45 minutes prior to the departure time. Luggage will be checked, you’ll be informed as to any schedule changes, relevant safety information and boarding procedures.
National Parks Passes
As Maria Island is a National Park, all visitors require a valid parks pass. Proof of a parks pass is required at check-in. If you don’t already have a pass they can be purchased from our website – or from staff at the Maria Island Gateway building (Telephone 03 6123 4040) – when you book your ticket.
Overnight visitors will need to check in and pay the required accommodation fees to staff at the Maria Island Gateway building before boarding the ferry. If you have a Penitentiary accommodation booking, please bring your confirmation to show to staff.