Flight Charters To Great Keppel Island
Great Keppel Island has a small airstrip that accommodates charter flights directly from Rockhampton. These flights are usually operated with a single engine prop aircraft. The flight time is usually in the area of 15-20 minutes.
The cost of the flight is approximately $80 AUD one way for adults, but prices changes with the seasons and economy!
You can also fly direct to Great Keppel Island from Rockhampton. The flight lasts for 15 minutes.
Contact the following flight aircraft chartering companies for reservations and price details:
- Horizon Air: (07) 4921 1855.
- Capricorn Air : 07 4921 1855
- Rockhampton Aero Club : (07) 4922 4596
- Peace Aviation: (07) 4927 4355 Visit the Peace Aviation website.
Ferry Charters to Great Keppel Island
If you aren’t a big fan of flying on single propeller planes, there is also the option of the ferry charter that leaves from the Rosslyn Bay marina. The ferry operates under the name “The Freedom Fast Cat”. There are three ferries a day that leave from Rosslyn Bay -with departures at 9am, 11.30am and 3.30pm, with the ferries returning to Rosslyn Bay at 10am, 2.15pm and 4.15pm.
Day Departure from Pier One Rosslyn Bay – Yeppoon and GKI
Monday 10:30am 3:45pm combo/ transfer
Tuesday 10:30am 2:30pm cruise/transfer
Wednesday 9:15am 3:45pm cruises/transfer
Thursday 9:15am 3:45pm cruises/transfer
Friday 9:15am & 3:00pm 10:00am & 3:45pm transfers only
Saturday 9:15am 3:45pm cruises/transfer
Sunday 9:15am 3:45pm cruises/transfer
The cost of the ferry ticket (round-trip) is around $50 AUD for adults and $30 AUD for children
If you’ve prebooked a hotel in Keppel Island, you can ask them to make all the necessary ferry reservations for you. Timetable and prices are valid as of February 1, 2012
- Phone: (PierOne Freedom Fast Cats) Ph: (07) 49 336 888
Freedom Fast Cats Website: Freedom Fast Cats