Barge Rates 2022
Kingfisher Bay Ferry and Fraser Venture Barge
The Kingfisher Bay Ferry departs Rivers Heads daily and lands at Kingfisher Bay Resort and the Fraser Venture Barge also departs River Heads daily and lands at Wanggoolba Creek on the western side of Fraser Island
Bookings for both the Kingfisher Bay Ferry and Fraser Venture Barge are required in advance. Over the Clean Up event weekend these barge services are busy so please book well in advance to avoid disappointment. To book please phone 1800 227 437 and advise that you are participating as a volunteer in the Fraser Island Clean Up event. You will be asked to provide your club name, vehicle type, vehicle registration, trailer size (if applicable), your contact details and email address. Payment in full is required at time of booking with usual terms and conditions as per below.
Clean Up Volunteer / Sponsor Rates for 2022
Fraser Island Barges River Heads Ph: 07 41949250
Please note: booking is essential
Each passengers travelling cost at $5 per person ($2 discount p/p).
$90 4WD Return ($100 discount)
$120 4WD plus camper/ boat/caravan ($170 discount)
Terms and Conditions:
Discount is only applicable for travel in the period of 20th – 23rd May 2022. No exceptions!
Discount only applicable to return travel.
Full payment at time of booking is required.
Must provide your club name / sponsor company, vehicle type and registration, trailer size (if applicable) including your personal contact details at time of booking
Bookings Amendment Policy:
Bookings amended between 24 hours to 48 hours prior to travel times will incur an amendment fee of $25.00 per booking.
Bookings amended between 23 hours to 10 hours prior to travel times will incur an amendment fee of $50.00 per booking.
Refund Cancellation Policy:
Bookings cancelled more than 48 hours prior to 1st departure date will incur no cancellation fee
Bookings cancelled between 24 hours to 48 hours prior to 1st departure date will incur a 50% cancellation fee
Bookings cancelled less than 24 hours prior to 1st departure date or failure to the board will incur a 100% cancellation fee
Non utilised components will not be refunded
Published rates subject to change.
Manta Ray Fraser Island Barges
The Manta Ray Fraser Island Barges are a locally owned and operated and operates two barges daily from 6.00am to 5.15pm, 365 days a year.
Manta Ray Barges Inskip Point Ph: 07 5486 3935
As of the 17th December 2021; customers of the Manta Ray Barge will need to pre pay for their barge tickets or pay cash on board as all customers need to remain in their vehicles during the passage. Please call the Manta Ray Barge & Permit Office to arrange Barge tickets as the office is closed during construction of the new service station, or pay Cash on board. Tickets and permits purchased can be posted directly to you, so allow time for this.
Volunteers when you call the Manta Ray booking office please tell us you are with the Fraser Island K’gari Clean Up. You will be asked when you are travelling to the island and which club you belong to. You’ll need to give us the registration number of vehicle you’ll be travelling in and the date you require passage. Please remember to state if you will be towing a trailer or caravan. You will need your eftpos card number details to process your payment.
Look for the green and gold barges on the waters edge at Inskip Point and follow the directions from the barge operators as they call you onto the barge, please park where directed in the designated lanes. The barges run back and forth all day approx every 30 minutes.
Clean Up Volunteer / Sponsor Rates for 2022
$95 4WD Return ($35 discount)
$150 4WD plus boat/caravan / camper trailer ($80 discount)
Terms and Conditions
1. Discount is only applicable for travel in the period of 20th – 23rd May 2022. No exceptions!
2. Discount only applicable for return travel.
3. Volunteers must have the supplied official Fraser Island Clean Up event sticker applied to the left hand side of their vehicle windscreen.
4. Discount rate only available for purchase on the Manta Ray Barge during the event weekend 20th – 23rd May 2022 only, no exceptions! If arriving prior to the 20th of May, FULL RATES APPLY.
5. Volunteers must NOT contact the Manta Ray Office or Kosta directly. Direct all barge enquiries to your club trip leader only.