Ulmarra Ferry - Northern Ferries
The Ulmarra Ferry operates between Ulmarra and Southgate on the Clarence River. This ferry has a safe load limit of 35 tonnes and is capable of carrying 6 cars each trip.
Jun 2021 - Keep up to date with ferry services
Transport for NSW now offers a free, 24-hour, seven days a week service to keep you up to date with Clarence River ferry operations.
If you would like to receive an SMS to let you know about planned or unplanned disruptions to ferry services, please fill out the form below.
Please complete the information below to be added to our SMS messaging list regarding the ferry service.
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The ferry operates seven days a week between the following times:
- 6am - 10am
- 10.20am - 12.40pm
- 1pm - 6pm
- 6.30pm - 10.40pm.
The ferry service does not operate on the first Wednesday of each month between 9:30am to 11:30am due to service requirements.
The trip duration is seven minutes. Please allow up to 15 minutes waiting time.
SMS service available
In an effort to improve the experience of motorists using Ulmarra ferry, we are offering an SMS service to provide updates about changes and interruptions to the service.
We need to close the ferry periodically for maintenance, including dredging the river bed.
If you are interested in receiving SMS updates about these closures and any other changes to the service, please register your interest by completing the form above.
Thank you for your interest.