Council Information


Jardine River Ferry Management information for travellers

23 March 2020 - Please be advised, the Jardine Ferry is closed until further notice.

This falls in line with the recent LDMG CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) notice issued by NPA Regional Council. The current travel restrictions which have been applied are in the interest of the ongoing health and safety of our residents in the NPA.

The Ferry will also be undergoing some urgent major repairs and maintenance before operations can resume. 

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.  


Jardine Ferry Safety Management requires vehicles on the ferry to have motors turned off, be in gear with the handbrake on. All occupants of the vehicle must remain in the vehicle. This is for the safety of all users. 

During busy times between the months of May - October the Jardine Ferry can have significant delays due to large amount of travellers. Please make sure you arrive at the ferry by 4pm. 

In addition, the Jardine Ferry Service Station and Ticket centre now accepts Eftpos only or pre purchase tickets on Council website online -

For any information please call staff at Jardine Ferry Roadhouse on 07 40691 369. 


Published: 13th March 2017