Servicing Flinders Island, Cape Barren and the Furneaux Group of Islands

FURNEAUX FREIGHT PTY LTD

Main Street BRIDPORT TAS

Telephone: 03 6356 1753 -  Email: shannon@furneauxfreight.com

Servicing Flinders Island, Cape Barren and the Furneaux Group of Islands with an on demand service to both King Island and Port Welshpool, Victoria.

Furneaux Freight Pty Ltd operates a shipping fleet servicing in main the Furneaux group of Islands, operating out of the port of Bridport in North East Tasmania.

LATEST NEWS

Price Increase

Due to the increasing costs of “Port Fees” and “Supervision” charges at the Lady Barron Port along with the CPI increase, Furneaux Freight effective from the 1st of January 2018 will have a 2.5% increase in all freight rates.

All new freight rates can be viewed at http://furneauxfreight.com.au/rates/

21 Years of Flinders Island Shipping

21 Years ago in December the Matthew Flinders III was launched. Surrounding much controversy from the State Government, Flinders Council and local residents the same vessel continues to provide the shipping service to Flinders Island some 21 years later. An extract below shows some of the footage surrounding the launch and beginning of Southern Shipping taking over from the Flinders Strait Shipping Co.

 

LADY BARRON FREIGHT DEPOT

Recently, Furneaux Freight applied to the Flinders Island Council to construct a Transport Depot in Lady Barron on blocks already owned in a commercial zone.

This application was made due to……

More information can be found at  http://furneauxfreight.com.au/lady-barron-freight-depot/