Please call the Manta Ray Barge & Permit Office on 07 5486 3935 to arrange Barge tickets and Qld Park permits, or pay Cash on board.

We can also organise your permits & barge tickets and post them directly to you.

Manta Ray Barge Timetable

We operate two barges daily from 6am to 5pm

Last barge to K'gari (Fraser Island) is at 5pm

Last barge off K'gari (Fraser Island) is at 5pm

The trip to K'gari (Fraser Island) takes approximately 10 minutes, this service runs back and forth all day approx every 30 minutes, please call the office to make a booking.

During peak period the barge may start earlier and finish later. If you have any questions please give us a call.

Return trip fares
4wd (including passengers) $130.00 return
4wd + Up to 6x4 Trailer $230.00 return
4wd + Over 6x4 Trailer $260.00 return
Motorbikes $60.00 return
Truck up to 3 tonne $165.00 return
Truck over 3 Tonne $230.00 return
One way fares
4wd (including passengers) $95.00 one way
4wd + Up to 6x4 Trailer $165.00 one way
4wd + Over 6x4 Trailer $185.00 one way
Motorbikes $40.00 one way
Truck up to 3 tonne $115.00 one way
Truck over 3 Tonne $165.00 one way

*Please note trailer measurements are taken from the tow ball to the back of your load.*

Prices are subject to change. Once purchased your Barge ticket is valid for 12 months.

All prices are based on the vehicle not the number of occupants.

Vehicle & Camping Permits

Vehicle access permits are required for all vehicles entering the island. Camping Permits are also required in advance for camping.

Call our office on 07 5486 3935 and we will organize your permits & barge tickets and post them directly to you.

Please note: you can pay for your barge ticket on board the Manta Ray Barge however all permits must be obtained prior to arriving at Inskip Point.

As a general rule, park visitors’ vehicles are required to be fully road registered.