Moreton Island Travel Information

Launch Transfers

Departs Holt Street Wharf, Pinkenba.
Transfer Time:
75 minutes each way
Note: Launch times are subject to change. All bookings should be reconfirmed 24hrs prior to departure. Guests will be automatically booked on the 12pm launch departure from Holt Street Wharf and the returning 2pm launch from Tangalooma. If alternative times are required please advised your consultant.


The launch departure point is at Holt Street, Pinkenba, Brisbane. Check in is 30 minutes prior to departure time and the journey to Tangalooma takes approximately 75 minutes.

The Holt Street Wharf is situated approximately 2 kilometres downstream from the Gateway Bridge on the North Bank of the Brisbane River. Open air car parking is available from $10 per car per day, or from $40 per week (subject to change).

All current Moreton Bay Ferry times can be found here

Ex Brisbane City, Southbank, Kangaroo Point Hotels and Brisbane Transit Centre: Coach transfers commence from Brisbane hotels at approximately 7.30am. The transfer will depart Brisbane Transit Centre, Level 3, Bus Bay 22 at 8.45am. The coach will connect with the 10.00am launch transfer to Tangalooma.

Ex Gold Coast: Coach transfers depart Gold Coast hotels from 6.30am to connect with the 10.00am launch transfer to Tangalooma.

Ex Brisbane Domestic and International Airport: Coach transfers depart from Brisbane Airport between 9.00am and 9.30am to connect with the 10.00am launch to Tangalooma. A coach service to connect with the 5.00pm launch departs Brisbane Airport between 4.15pm and 4.30pm.


The launch transfer departs Tangalooma Island Resort at different times throughout the day (see above for times) to drop off at Pinkenba, Brisbane Airports, City Hotels and Gold Coast Hotels.

Please speak with your consult to confirm the best transfer times for you.

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