MAKE JUST ONE BOOKING
COMPLETE ROUND TRIP FERRY TRANSFERS FROM CARDWELL
We have simplified the WHOLE process!
It has never been easier to experience the Thorsborne Trail!
HINCHINBROOK ISLAND CRUISES TRANSFERS TO AND FROM THE THORSBORNE TRAIL BY FERRY!
YOU WILL HAVE A LEISURLEY TRIP BACK TO CARDWELL ALONG THE SPECTACULAR HINCHINBROOK CHANNEL
Hinchinbrook Island Cruises vessels crewed by an experienced skipper with a wealth of local knowledge to make your time on the water truly memorable.
Hinchinbrook Island Cruises depart Cardwell daily.
Bookings are essential!
Personal Locator Beacons (PLB) available for HIRE!
“Personal Locator Beacons are lifesaving devices that all hikers and bush walkers should have.”
Safety is our main priority at Hinchinbrook Island Cruises.
Affordable. Lightweight. Safety. Peace of Mind.
For more information and to hire your KTi SA2G PLB contact us
Most hikers walk the Thorsborne Trail North to South (Ramsey Bay to George Point). Hiking North to South allows for the abundance of available fresh water from the southern creek crossings. There is less available fresh creek water along the northern sections of the Thorsborne trail during dry period when rainfall is low.
- Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) Hire
- Secure “lock up” vehicle storage available. (Easy access and adjacent to our departure point at Hinchinbrook Harbour)
- FREE long term car parking close to departure point.
- FREE excess baggage storage with any booking with Hinchinbrook Island Cruises
COMPLETE ROUND TRIP TRANSFER – THORSBORNE TRAIL $165 PER PERSON.
Other services available!
Discover the magnificent wilderness of Hinchinbrook Island and the Hinchinbrook Channel. Hinchinbrook Island is Australia’s largest island National Park!
Our tours and transfers depart and return to Hinchinbrook Harbour Cardwell!
See our “Find Us in Cardwell” page for directions to our location in Cardwell.
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Walk North to South. Start - Cardwell to Ramsay Bay. Return - George Point to Cardwell.
Departure and Pickup Times
Ramsay Bay – Cardwell daily – times vary depending on tides.
George Point – Due to tidal constraints the times for George Point vary daily. Please contact us to discuss your pick up time from George Point.
Once you have completed your online booking, click HERE to print off the Thorsborne Trail Map and Track Notes. Here you will also find Frequently Asked Questions and important information regarding the trail!
Once we have processed your booking, we will email you a Booking Advice for confirmation, please check your “Junk Mail” if you have not received it within 48 hours.
You only have to make ONE BOOKING and ONE PAYMENT! We will look after all your transfers to and from the Thorsborne Trail!
If you are walking north to south we take you to the Ramsey Bay boardwalk at the northern end of the Thorsborne Trail to begin your trail. We pick you up from George Point at the southern end by ferry when you have completed the trail.
If you are interested in doing the walk south to north, we will still look after all your transfers, but obviously just in reverse.
Our Complete Round Trip Transfer Package leaves from Cardwell and returns you to Cardwell, so you enjoy the convenience of leaving your vehicle at the Hinchinbrook Harbour long term car park or secure vehicle storage is available for a small fee (contact us).
Cardwell is right on the main north/south Bruce Highway making it so accessible and convenient either by car or the major bus or train companies. The main north/south Brisbane to Cairns rail link also runs beside the town.
Cardwell offers many different styles of accommodation, eateries, supermarkets, shops, services and leisure activities. There are also many natural attractions within and around Cardwell including fresh water swimming holes, waterfalls, scenic drives, National Parks and walking tracks.
Transfers travel the magnificent Hinchinbrook Channel and Missionary Bay where you may spot crocodiles and other marine and bird life while travelling the Channel and Missionary Bay, so you can say you have really done all of Hinchinbrook including the magnificent Hinchinbrook Channel.
NOTE: It is your responsibility to book and obtain Camping Permits for the Thorsborne Trail.
Use this link to check Thorsborne Trail camping permit availability.
For much more information, including maps and track notes about the Thorsborne Trail, go to the Department of Environment and Science website.
The Complete Round Trip Transfer Package is subject to weather and tide, and departs and returns to Hinchinbrook Harbour at Cardwell.
See our “Find Us in Cardwell” page for directions.
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