Quail Island is a 15min ferry ride from Lyttelton.
The departure times listed are your ferry times from Lyttelton to Quail Island.
You simply need to inform the staff on the day when you will be returning.

If you are using a Treat Me voucher - you MUST bring this with you on your date of travel.

Did you know that you can now stay overnight in a DOC hut on the island?
You need to book this via the DOC website here:
https://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/places-to-go/canterbury/places/otamahua-quail-island-recreation-reserve/things-to-do/otamahua-hut/

PLEASE NOTE:
  • The 3:10pm departure is ONLY for those staying overnight on the island.
  • Please do not book this if you are not staying overnight and there is no return ferry!
  • If you are staying in the hut - please let our staff know when you arrive at the ferry so that we can make sure we pick you up the following day.