Dunk Island Transportation

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    Distances

    by Openseas Written Dec 19, 2007

    If you are driving to Mission Beach to get to Dunk Island here is a little list of info.

    Mission Beach to Cairns - approx 2hours.
    Mission Beach to Townsville - approx 3 hours
    Mission Beach to Tully - approx 70kms
    Mission Beach to Bingal Bay - 4.5kms
    Mission Beach to Wongaling Beach - 5kms
    Mission Beach to South Mission Beach - 5.5kms

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    by Coach

    by Openseas Updated Dec 18, 2007

    BY COACH.
    Coaches operate from Cairns Airport and Cairns city. Coaches leave Cairns for Mission Beach and Dunk Island connections. Contact any travel agent in Cairns for timetables.

    www.premierms.com.au or www.greyhound.com.au

    Mission beach also has a local daily bus service which runs from Bingal Bay to Sth Mission Beach.

    For bookings from Mission Beach to Cairns - go to the newsagency in the village.

    www.missionbeachdunkislandconnections to connect with Quick Cat ferries to Dunk Island.

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    By Plane

    by Openseas Updated Dec 18, 2007
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    BY Plane- Regular 3 daily flights operate from Cairns Airport to Dunk Island, it takes 45minutes with Hinderland Aviation.

    All Australian cities have regular flights to Cairns. www.qantas.com.au www.virginblue.com.au www.jetstar.com.au

    Bookings must be booked through Voyages Tel: 1300 134 044 or www.voyages.com.au

    Please note passengers on connecting scheduled flights to Dunk Island may be limited to one suitcase and one small carry-on item of hand luggage each. A limit of 16kg applies (subject to loading restrictions and the small plane.

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    By Car

    by Openseas Written Dec 18, 2007

    Dunk Island is located approximately two hours drive south from Cairns and 3hrs north of Townsville. It lies 4km off shore from beautiful Mission Beach . You cannot take your car over to Dunk Island, you must go by water taxi or ferry.

    All connections can be organized through Voyages Resort. www.voyages.com.au . There is ample parking available at Wongaling Beach Water Taxi office or at Clump Point jetty.

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    by Water Taxi

    by Openseas Written Dec 18, 2007
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    The water taxi departs from Wongaling Beach, which is approx 10minutes drive south from Mission Beach . Tickets can be purchased at the water taxi office.

    The taxi departs the mainland at
    8.30am - 9.30am – 11.00am – 12.30pm – 2.30pm and 4pm. – (10mins ride).

    Departing from Dunk Island at >
    9.00am-10.am-12pm-2pm-3.30pm and 4.30pm

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    By Ferry.

    by Openseas Written Dec 18, 2007
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    1. Catching the quick cat ferry from Clump Point which departs at 8.30am 10am and 2pm. returning from Dunk Island Jetty at 1.30pm 3.30pm and 4.30pm.

    The ferry ride takes 25 minutes and there are no car facilities. Buses operate from Mission Beach to the jetty. Costs approx $40.00AUD return.

    For bookings phone Dunk Island Ferry direct 4068 7289

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    Dunk Island ferries

    by TheYoungs Written May 17, 2003

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    Be prepared about the long boat trip from mission beach to dunk island. It takes 45 mins on the boat 'Kavanagh' and seems like 1hr 45. If you can afford to, go by the catamaran as its very quick and saves time wasting on the slow boat.

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    From water to air

    by Tripack Written Aug 18, 2005

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    Dunk Island view from air...


    Enjoy a unforgettable scenic flight.

    Choose an half or full day charters covering the Family Island Group.

    More info for transfer flight from Cairns soon

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