Ferry Ticket

NPA Regional Council operates the Jardine River Ferry service, connecting Northern and Southern stretches of Peninsula Development Road.

Please be advised:- The Jardine Ferry has now reopened 7 days a week - 8am to 6pm, with a one hour break betweek 12pm - 1pm, with the exception of some public/gazetted holidays.


6 AUGUST 2020 

Please ensure you register upon arrival at roadhouse with all licences and vehicle registration number. Any person not registering will not be permitted to cross. Licences will be checked. 

CCTV cameras are installed at the Ferry and Roadhouse in the interest of public safety. 


Tickets for the Ferry can be purchased below.

For all online bookings, please provide the printed ticket, an email confirmation or if your unable to provide a physical copy, please provide the proof of purchase on a mobile device to the Jardine Ferry roadhouse staff before boarding the ferry. 

Enquiries: Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council - Bamaga
Ph: 07 4090 4100 or 0740904120
Ferry Roadhouse: 07 40691369
Email:  or

For travel date changes only- please email and clearly mark subject line with - Date changes for Travel - Jardine Ferry.

Should you experience any difficulties with the online bookings, Tickets can also be purchased through the NPARC Head Office, based at 180 Adidi Street, Bamaga (opposite the Post Office) by calling (07) 4090 4100 or (07) 4090 4120.


Need a Camping Ticket?

Click here to purchase a Jardine Roadhouse Camping Ground Ticket