Aurora returns to service

Aurora V docked

She is back, Aurora arrived safely from Port Adelaide early this morning after being on the slipway for the past 11days. She is having her final touches completed before starting service again tomorrow . Services will depart Wallaroo Friday 15th July at 9.30am and Lucky Bay at 12 noon.

Annual maintenance from July 2nd, 2022.

Aurora V docked

Spencer Gulf Searoad has announced that its ferry service will be out of service from Saturday 2nd July 2022 for annual repairs and maintenance. Aurora V will make her way to Port Adelaide for slipping Sunday 3rd of July, returning to Wallaroo, Thursday 14th July 2022. Services are to recommence services Friday 15th July 2022. […]

ANZAC DAY timetable

Please note in respect for the day our services for Anzac day have changed for the day. Sailing from Wallaroo at 12noon and Lucky Bay 2.30pm Reservations can still be made over the phone 08 8823 0777 and online.

Ride for Catherine House

Catherine House Logo

This morning we have had the pleasure of sponsoring Kym who is riding the 22 Capes around Australia raising money for Catherine House. He is starting with Cape Catastrophe on the Eyre Peninsula. Catherine House provides accommodation and support for women experiencing homelessness in South Australia. We wish Kym the best of luck on his […]

Roadwork Update

Roadworks sign

Planning ahead to travel on Aurora? Planning to leave a little earlier due to roadworks will assist you to Check In on time, safe and stress free! Port Wakefield roadworks are still ongoing while developing the overpass. Roadworks on the Eyre Highway from Lucky Bay to Port Lincoln are also ongoing while developing overtaking lanes. […]

Donation to Little Claws Rescue

Donations to Little Claws Cat Rescue

For those of you who have travelled on our vessel and wonder… What happens to the bottles and cans that are collected on board Aurora. You will find the answer here. The bottles and cans are collected, cleaned and taken to the local recycle centre in Kadina and cashed in. The money collected is saved […]

Give the gift of travel this Christmas

Gift Voiucher

Looking for a last minute Christmas gift for that hard to buy person? Why not gift them the gift of travel. We offer gift vouchers to travel on our ferry for any dollar amount to use with a 3 year expiry date. Speak to one of our friendly staff members office during office hours on 08 […]

Postponement of recommencement due to Covid – 19 restrictions

Travel Update - Covid -19

Due to COVID-19 and the current lockdown restrictions in South Australia our contractors are unable to complete the required repairs and maintenance within our original timeframe to restart on Friday 30th July 2021, therefore our new recommencement date will be Friday 6th August 2021. Please refer to the SA Government website for current travel restrictions. To keep up-to-date […]

Update of install of the C18 Engines.

Aurora V having the Starboard side C18 installed.

The starboard side Cat C18 engine has been installed over the past few days (prior to yesterday’s Covid-19 Lockdown).  All ready to be connected. Lowering the new C18 engine into the starboard engine room The new C18 installed where the orginal engine was placed. Ready to be connected up.

Installation has begun of the first C18 engine.

C18 engines x 2

It’s been a busy few days with the Trades getting ready to install the first of the new C18’s on the Starboard side of Aurora V. The new C18 is having her final preps done before being installed over the weekend. More photos and updates can be found on our Facebook and Instagram . page Cat 18 […]