Numbulwar Ferry Service - Suspended

UPDATE: 31/3/2020 

Due to the current travel restrictions; the Numbulwar ferry will be suspended until further notice.  

We are sorry for any inconvenience and hope to resume services as soon as it is safe to do so. 

Please stay up to date on our website or our Facebook page.  

Groote Bus Service - Suspended

UPDATE: 23/3/20

 Due to the risk of Coronavirus to the local community, we have suspended bus services on Groote Eylandt until further notice.

We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused and hope that we can return to normal services soon.

 For all enquiries and bookings please contact our office on Ph: 1300 130 679

Groote Eylandt - Bickerton Island Ferry Timetable - RUNNING

UPDATE: 31/3/20

Groote Eylandt (Alyangula)
Bickerton Island
Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday - Thursday - Friday
8:00 AM
Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday - Thursday - Friday
9:00 AM
Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday - Thursday - Friday
2:30 PM
Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday - Thursday - Friday
3:30 PM

Operates Monday, Tuesdays, Wednesday and Thursdays & Friday. Travel time is one hour each way.

A permit is essential to visit Groote Eylandt and Bickerton Island. Please contact the Anindilyakwa Land Council for further information.

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Groote Eylandt - Bickerton Island - Numbulwar Ferry Fares

(5-14 yrs incl)
Groote Eylandt to Bickerton Island$40.00$25.00$10.00
Groote Eylandt to Numbulwar$80.00$50.00$20.00
Bickerton Island to Numbulwar$80.00$50.00$20.00

Infants under 5 yrs travel free of charge. Please include infants when making bookings, to ensure a seat is held for them.

Passengers 15 yrs and over travel at either full adult or Anindilyakwa fares.

To select the Anindilyakwa fare, please book as concession/pension in the online booking screen.