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

Service

Service

Furneaux Freight Pty Ltd operates a shipping service to Lady Barron, Cape Barren and the Furneaux Group of Islands with an on demand service to King Island and Port Welshpool, Victoria.

A weekly service between Bridport, Tasmania and Lady Barron, Flinders Island is provided for general cargo and an on demand service for livestock and all other cargo.

The purpose built cargo vessels run by Furneaux Freight Pty Ltd are each capable of carrying an average of 300 tonnes of freight.

Along with general cargo, the vessels are also set up to transport large or small amounts of livestock.

Furneaux Freight Pty Ltd has the ability to carry up to twelve passengers on their ro ro vessels, but be advised that the vessels operated by the company are freight vessels with the ability to carry passengers. Day accommodation only is offered to the passengers and it is a self catering service.

Furneaux Freight Pty Ltd has a weekly service which departs Bridport on Mondays, sailing on the tide. This service arrives at Lady Barron, Flinders Island approximately 8 hours after departing from Bridport. The return service departs Lady Barron approximately 9 hours after arrival, therefore arriving at Bridport on the high tide.

Furneaux Freight Pty Ltd has the ability to move break bulk and containerised cargo, including explosives, bulk fuel, livestock, wheeled cargo, passengers and motor vehicles.