Summer dusk skies
Beautiful scenes present themselves daily.
Jardine River Ferry
Jardine River Ferry is the only means to reach the most northern point of Australia (NPA).
The Jardine Ferry has reopened 7 days a week -
Hours of operation - 8am to 6pm, no lunch break
PAYMENT BY EFTPOS ONLY OR TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED ONLINE.
SHOULD THE OPERATING HOURS CHANGE, NOTICES WILL BE PUT ON FB AND NPARC WEB PAGE.
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO CHECK AT ANY TIME, PLEASE CALL THE FERRY ON 0740691369 OR BAMAGA OFFICE 0740904120.
CCTV CAMERAS ARE INSTALLED AT THE FERRY AND ROADHOUSE IN THE INTEREST OF PUBLIC SAFETY.
Peaceful Serenity at sunset
The Torres Strait and Northern Peninsula Area of Queensland covers a wide geographic area of approximately 48,000 sq km and includes three local government Council areas.
Tip of Australia
The most northerly point of this great country.
Northern Peninsula Area iconic bird - Palm Cockatoo
Community & Public Notices
Jardine River Ferry Service - 6 July 2021
The NPA Regional Council has completed repairs to the Jardine River Ferry. The Ferry Service has resumed operations. Thank you for your patience.
NPA Road Safety
NPARC would like to remind travellers that while driving on the PDR to/from Jardine Ferry crossing, please drive to prevailing conditions, keep your lights on, and be patient. As a reminder dirt roads can deteriorate quickly with wet weather and/or heavy traffic.
Northern Peninsula Area Flooding
WET SEASON REMINDER * Do not attempt to cross swollen or flooded creeks, causeways or bridges. If its flooded, forget it.