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Matthew Flinders Maintenance

The Matthew Flinders III is currently on hard-stand at Bridport undergoing scheduled maintenance. This maintenance includes but is not limited too: New Engines New Prop Shafts New Fit out of Lower accommodation New fit out of wheel house and galley Sand blast and paint

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Lady Barron Opening Hours

    Furneaux Freight in conjunction with Tasport’s redevelopment of the Lady Barron Port are changing the operations of the stevedoring of cargo. This is to elevate the pressure on the current limited opening hours and allow for a more efficient system of freight collection and deliveries. […]

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Price Increase Effective 1-12-13

Effective from the 1st of December 2013 Furneaux Freight are having a price increase of 2.5%. This is to account for the CPI Adjustment and higher costs of fuel. Furneuax Freight opt for a fixed schedule of charge rather than a fuel surcharge to allow a fair […]

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Christmas Sailing Schedule

Christmas Sailing Schedule We will depart Bridport on the 15th of December 2014 We will depart Bridport on the 22nd of December 2014 We will depart Bridport on the 5th of January 2015  Merry Christmas Everyone

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Tasports Wharfage Increase 1-8-13

Tasports Wharfage Increase 1-8-13

  Lady Barron Port Services Tariff Review As part of its pricing review towards a simplified state-wide pricing model that would be implemented over a four year period, Tasports has reviewed pricing at Lady Barron Port Flinders Island. Tasports has now finalised the Flinders Island pricing schedule […]

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Captain Bill to Flinders Island

Captain Bill to Flinders Island

Captain Bill to Flinders Island     On Saturday the 18th of May, Captain Bill made its first trip to Flinders Island – and was greeted with a warm welcome of support from the local community. http://islandlifestyle.com.au/all-aboard/   Furneaux Freight would like to thank the local residents that come to show their support and look […]

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New Launceston Depot

New Launceston Depot

From the 6th of May – Furneaux Freight will be moving their Launceston depot one door down to the END of McKenzie Street. Furneaux Freight have recently purchased this block and developed it into purpose built freight handling depot for Flinders Island and Cape Barren Island Freight. […]

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Furneaux Freight – Supporting Local Communities

Furneaux Field and Game Furneuax Freight have recently made a donation to support the auction of Furneaux Field and Game. This donation was for a large motor vehicle and two adult passengers, return. This was in support of the annual contest. New Vessel   Walkers Supermarket Due to […]

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