Friday, 18 December 2015 Fare Increase 1 January 2016
In accordance with MFF service contract, Manly Fast Ferry fares between Circular Quay and Manly will undergo a CPI increase as determined by Government.

  • Regular adult & child peak and off peak fares will rise by 10c
  • Smartcard fares will rise from 5c to 8c
The new prices will be automatically applied to Smartcard usage from 1st January 2016.

Circular Quay <-> Manly 2016 Fares

Single 2015 Adult 2016 Adult 2015 Child 2016 Child
Regular Peak $7.60 $7.70 $5.00 $5.10
Regular Off Peak $8.50 $8.60 $5.00 $5.10

Single 2015 Adult 2016 Adult 2015 Child 2016 Child
Smartcard $6.80 $6.88 $5.00 $5.06
  $6.40 $6.48 $4.00 $4.05
  $6.00 $6.07 $4.00 $4.05
  $5.00 $5.06 $4.00 $4.05


Wednesday, 09 December 2015 Timetable Changes
Timetable Changes for Christmas and New Years

Monday 21st December through Thursday 24th December


  • Manly - Circular Quay - Normal Services
  • Manly - Darling Harbour - Normal Services
  • Eco Hopper - Normal Services

Friday 25th December (Public Holiday)


  • Manly - Circular Quay - No Services
  • Manly - Darling Harbour - No Services
  • Eco Hopper - No Services

Saturday 26th December (Public Holiday)


  • Manly - Circular Quay Last services from Manly and Circular Quay are 11:10 arriving 11:30 at each destination. Services restart from Manly and Circular Quay at 14:40 then operate normally for the remainder of the day
  • Eco Hopper expect delays due to Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race.
  • Harbour Beaches Ferry expect delays due to Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race.

Sunday 27th December


  • Manly - Circular Quay - Normal Weekend Services
  • Eco Hopper - Normal Weekend Services
  • Harbour Beaches Ferry - Normal Weekend Services

Monday 28th December (Public Holiday)


  • Manly - Circular Quay - Normal Public Holiday Services
  • Eco Hopper - Normal Public Holiday Services
  • Harbour Beaches Ferry - Normal Public Holiday Services

Tuesday 29th December


  • Manly - Circular Quay View Changed Timetable
  • Manly - Darling Harbour & Eco Hopper 7:00AM service cancelled but otherwise all Manly - Darling Harbour and Eco Hopper Services running per normal (Manly 7:00AM, Jeffrey 7:21, Pyrmont 7:34 and Aquarium 7:38 cancelled)

Wednesday 30th December


  • Manly - Circular Quay View Changed Timetable
  • Manly - Darling Harbour & Eco Hopper 7:00AM service cancelled but otherwise all Manly - Darling Harbour and Eco Hopper Services running per normal (Manly 7:00AM, Jeffrey 7:21, Pyrmont 7:34 and Aquarium 7:38 cancelled)

Thursday 31st December


  • Manly - Circular Quay View Changed Timetable
  • Manly - Darling Harbour 7:00AM service cancelled but otherwise all Manly Darling Harbour Services and Eco Hopper Services running per normal (Manly 7:00AM, Jeffrey 7:21, Pyrmont 7:34 and Aquarium 7:38 cancelled).
  • Eco Hopper finishes at Aquarium Wharf at 16:27.

Friday 1st January 2016 (Public Holiday)


  • Manly - Circular Quay First departure from Circular Quay 10:40 and Manly 11:10
  • Eco Hopper Services start 10:10 at Aquarium and 10:05 at Circular Quay
  • Harbour Beaches Ferry Normal Public Holidays timetable

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