Rottnest Island activities, tickets and more

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Rottnest Island from Perth or Fremantle with Wildlife Cruise

Explore Rottnest Islands remote coastline on full-day tour from Perth of Fremantle. Your adventure in the Indian Ocean includes a thrilling high-speed wildlife adventure cruise around the island, where you’ll look for dolphins, seals and sea birds. You can also swim in clear turquoise waters, snorkel and dive among spectacular shipwrecks and reef formations, or cycle around the island and meet the local wildlife. You won’t need to pack your passport to get to this exotic island.
$92
8 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Rottnest Island Tour from Perth or Fremantle

Hop on a ferry from Perth or Fremantle to Rottnest Island for a day of exploring the stunning island. Enjoy a 90-minute coach tour of the island. You'll learn from commentary by a knowledgeable guide and make stops at Wadjemup Lighthouse and the West End. In the afternoon enjoy free time to explore the island’s beautiful beaches, walking trails, car-free roads and historical sites at your leisure, before catching the ferry back to the mainland.
$80
8 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Rottnest Island with Bike Hire from Perth or Fremantle

Enjoy the relaxed casual environment of Rottnest Island, one of the most unique islands in the world, just off the coast of Perth. After cruising down the Swan River and across the open ocean, you’ll arrive on the island, ready to begin your full-day adventure. Explore the island by bike (the only form of transport – cars are not allowed), discover secluded beaches, snorkel among the reefs and meet the local wildlife. You have the option to depart from Perth or Fremantle.
$66
8 hours
Transfers & Ground Transport

Rottnest Island Round-Trip Ferry from Perth or Fremantle

Rottnest Island is widely regarded as one of Western Australia’s treasures, with numerous white sandy beaches, secluded bays, abundant wildlife and fascinating history. Hop on the ferry from Perth or Fremantle to Rottnest Island and enjoy free time to explore the coast, walking trails, car-free roads and historical sites at leisure, before returning on the afternoon ferry to the mainland.
$44
25 minutes
Day Trips & Excursions

Rottnest Island Tour from Perth with Historic Train Ride

This 3.5-hour all-inclusive bus tour visits all of Rottnest's must see locations, including the Wadjemup Lighthouse, Henrietta Rocks, Oliver Hill Gun Fortification and Tunnels, and the majestic lookout point at the rugged Cathedral Rocks and Cape Vlamingh - ending in a unique historic train ride! All major habitats are covered in this amazing tour, including Rottnest's cultural and historical heritage ranging from Maritime and Military history right up to future developments.
$131
1 day
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Rottnest Island Tour from Perth or Fremantle: Snorkel, Beaches

Explore the natural treasures of Western Australia on a Rottnest Island day trip that includes a snorkeling tour in a gorgeous bay. In your free time, enjoy the pristine beaches, walking trails, and historical sites on your own, or take a walking tour around Thompson Bay. After you're done you will take a 1.5-hour snorkeling tours in one of the pristine bays to spot marine life. Hop on the afternoon ferry back to the mainland. Departs from Perth or Fremantle.
$96
9 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Rottnest Island Sightseeing with Historical Train Ride

While you're on Rottnest Island, take a 4-hour guided coach tour around the traffic-free island for a complete look at its attractions. Start with a historical train ride, and then explore the settlement, Kingstown Barracks, the Henrietta Rocks shipwreck location, and Parker Point with its quokkas. Continue along the loop to admire turquoise bays and white-sand beaches, visit Wadjemup Lighthouse, and learn about the Noongar (Aboriginal) history before checking out the Vlamingh Lookout or the West End to see vegetation and look for wildlife.
$58
4 hours
Transfers & Ground Transport

Rottnest Island Fast Ferry from Hillarys Boat Harbour

Located just 11 miles (18km) off the coast of Perth’s, Rottnest Island is widely regarded as one of Western Australia’s most beautiful islands with its stunning coral reefs, crystal clear waters and unique wildlife. Hop on a high-speed ferry from Hillarys Boat Harbour and enjoy free time to explore the Rottnest’s pristine bays and secluded beaches – some of the finest in the world and the island’s unique architecture at your leisure, before returning to Hillarys Boat Harbour in the afternoon.
$63
1 day
Day Trips & Excursions

Rottnest Island Historical Train and Tunnel Tour from Hillarys Boat Harbour

Do you want to learn about Rottnest's invovlement in World War II? Hop on a high-speed ferry from Hillarys Boat Harbour to Rottnest Island and enjoy a train ride up to Oliver Hill and be guided on a tour of the tunnel system and 9.2 inch diameter guns that form an integral part of Rottnest's military history.
$131
7.5 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Rottnest Bayseeker Bus Tour from Hillarys Boat Harbour

Explore beautiful Rottnest Island in air-conditioned comfort. Savor morning tea at Hillarys Boat Harbour, before setting off on a high speed ferry at Rottnest Island. Explore the main Settlement, nearby beaches and meet the friendly quokkas before eating lunch at Karma Rottnest. After lunch, embark on a 90-minute guided bus tour. Enjoy running commentary from your driver whilst taking in the historical, cultural and natural points of interest at Rottnest Island.
$131
7.5 hours