Services are back on schedule

Contractor painting upper deck of Aurora V.

After our two week repairs and maintenance period has come to an end and services are back as scheduled. Services will recommence Monday, 17th July 2023 and depart from Wallaroo at 9.30am and Lucky Bay at 12noon. Spencer Gulf Searoad would like to thank everyone for their patience during this time.

Repairs and Maintenance July 2023

Aurora V ready to depart Lucky Bay on a beautiful sunny day. Spencer Gulf Searoad has announced that it’s Spencer Gulf Ferry service will be temporarily out of service from Monday, 3rd July 2023 through to and including Sunday, 16th July 2023. Aurora V will have her repair’s and maintenance completed in Wallaroo and will […]


In respect of Anzac Day,  we have rescheduled the departures for Tuesday, 25th April 2023n to the Sunday timetable. Departing Wallaroo at 12noon, Lucky Bay at 12noon Bookings are essential and can be made online or by calling 08 8823 0777

Easter Sailing Times

Happy Easter - Take a Break Travel by Ferry

With Eastgter fast appraoching we have increased our sailing times.  Extra sailings have been scheduled for Good Friday and Easter Monday. Our regular Saturday and Sunday services are scheduled as per regular sailing times. We wish everyone a very happy and safe Easter and remember – Take a Break…Travel by Ferry.

Happy International Women’s Day

Celebrating International Women's is first mate Keryn

Celebrating International Women’s Day today, we thought we would put the spotlight on one of our crew members Keryn. Keryn has been working with us for many years starting in the on board cafe. She then furthered her skills working her way up to Mate, which  is the position she holds now. Working on the […]

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. […]