Tiwi Day / Australia Day Long Weekend (27 January 2020)

The Tiwi Islands ferry service will operate on Monday 27th January (not Sunday) due to the Tiwi Day/Australia Day long weekend.

Services for 23 - 27 January will operate as follows:

DayDeparts Cullen BayDeparts Wurrumiyanga
Thursday 23 January11:15 am3:15 pm
Friday 24 January11:15 am3:15 pm
Sunday 26 Januaryno serviceno service
Monday 27 January1:30 pm5:30 pm


Ferry travel time is 2.5 hours each way.



Schedule Change for Sunday 15th March Tiwi Islands Grand Final Day

SeaLink is running an early service from Wurrumiyanga to Darwin due to the Tiwi Islands Grand Final Football, departing Wurrumiyanga at 8:30am. 

Cullen Bay back to Wurrumiyanga will be leaving earlier at 11.30am to be back in time for the Grand Final main game. 

DayDeparts Wurrumiyanga
Departs Cullen bay
Sunday 15th March8.30 AM11.30 AM

Ferry travel time is 2.5 hours each way.


Tiwi Islands Ferry Fares

Adult One Way $60.00
Adult Return $120.00
Concession* One Way $45.00
Concession Return $90.00
Child** One Way $32.50
Child Return $65.00
Family Return Ticket (2 adults, 3 children) $320.00
Multi Ticket^ (10 trips) $450.00

*Concession fares are available for passengers with a valid Healthcare card or Seniors card. 
**Child fares are available for passengers aged 5 - 14 yrs inclusive. 
^ Please refer to Terms & Conditions for fare rules.


Tiwi Islands Timetable (Wet season)

15 December 2019 - 31 March 2020

DayDeparts Cullen BayDeparts Wurrumiyanga
Thursday11:15 AM3:15 PM
Friday11:15 AM3:15 PM
Sunday1:30 PM5:30 PM (5:15 PM from Paru)

Ferry travel time is 2.5 hours each way.

*Please note that schedules are subject to change without notice.
*Schedules may change due to NT public holidays, please check the website closer to the date if you intend to travel on long weekends.


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Tiwi Islands Timetable (Dry season)

01 April 2020 - 11 December 2020

Day
 Departs Cullen BayDeparts Wurrumiyanga
Thursday8.00am3.15pm
Friday8.00am3.15pm
Sunday1.30pm5.30pm
Mondays 2020
June 1, 15, 22, 29
July 6, 13, 20, 27
August 10, 17, 24, 31
8.00am3.15pm

Ferry travel time is 2.5 hours each way.

*Please note that schedules are subject to change without notice.
*Schedules may change due to NT public holidays, please check the website closer to the date if you intend to travel on long weekends.

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