Dear Valued Customer,

Fly Rottnest Island will be closing operations on 31st March 2023 as its aircraft will become unavailable after this date. Operations will resume in the future, however, the exact date is yet to be determined.

If you have a general enquiry then please email,
however, at this stage we are unable to accept any future bookings.

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See & Do

Our top things to see and do on Rottnest Island

Ride a bike around the island, get a famous #quokkaselfie or relax on one of the islands’ world famous beaches. Enjoy your visit to Rottnest Island as part of a day trip from Perth, or an accommodated stay – the choice is yours!

Loved the present

“I got this as a Christmas present for my partner and she loved it! The staff were super professional and the views were amazing.”

- Matty P

Tandem Skydive

Our friends at Skydive Geronimo offer Tandem Skydive experiences from up to 15,000ft over Rottnest Island. Together with your experienced instructor you will jump out of a perfectly good airplane and plummet toward the ground at 200kms/hr! Once your parachute opens, everything slows down as you take in the expansive views of Rottnest Island from above and the WA coastline beyond.

Take an off-road Segway Tour of Rottnest Island

This adventure takes you off-road to some of Rottnest’s most amazing places following a brief training session. We’ll let you get to know your Segway in our off-road experience area before embarking of an amazing tour, delving into the military heritage of Rottnest and its pivotal role in the defence of Fremantle Harbour. Learn how important Rottnest Island was in defence strategy during World War II. You’ll also have time to appreciate the pristine coastline and natural environment during your tour, pausing for photographs along the way.

Free Guided Walking Tour

The Rottnest Voluntary Guides Association offer a fascinating and educational range of free guided walking tours that for all visitors to enjoy. These tours depart regularly from the Meeting Post, located outside the Salt Store in the main settlement. Tour days and times can also be found on the signs beside the meeting point or inside your current Island Guide (available at the Island Visitor Centre).

Hire a Bike

Discover Rottnest Island by bicycle and experience over 63 beaches and 20 bays as you explore this unique A Class Reserve. Cycling is environmentally friendly and a fun recreational activity for all ages. As Rottnest Island has essentially no cars, cycling is one of the best ways to get around the Island.

Rottnest Cruises Wild Seafood Experience

Live like a Rottnest millionaire on Rottnest Cruises’ Wild Seafood Experience – a decadent ‘sea to plate’ crayfishing tour on a luxury charter boat.

You’ll cruise out to the pots enjoying local sparkling wine and canapes then you’ll help the crew catch your lobster for lunch from one of their pots, then see it cooked in front of you within a fresh, local West Australian seafood banquet while the boat pulls up in one of Rottnest’s iconic bays.  Here, along with at least half a lobster, you’ll enjoy live oysters freshly shucked for you, fresh caught crab, marinated octopus, sashimi salmon, seafood skewers, plus hot and cold side dishes and a palate cleansing dessert (menu may have seasonal variations).

This comes along with complimentary local sparkling and still wines, beer and soft drink served throughout your trip. Don’t forget to bring your swimming gear if you want to float off the marlin board!

Oliver Hill Gun & Tunnel Tour

Oliver Hill is located close to the centre of Rottnest Island and features a military remnants from World War II including a 9.2 inch gun and maze of underground tunnels.

Enjoy a train ride from the Settlement Railway Station to Oliver Hill on the Island’s 64-seat Captain Hussey train, where you can admire the beauty of the Island’s south-side. Enjoy a Mini Island Tour taking in highlights of the island’s south-side on the way to inspect the restored World War II 9.2 inch gun and maze of underground tunnels. Find out why guns were installed on Rottnest Island and how they operated.

Get a Selfie with a Quokka

Rottnest Island’s famous marsupial, the Quokka, can be seen around the Island particularly in the mid to late afternoon. During the autumn and winter months (March to August) young joeys may be seen peaking from their mothers’ pouch and come spring (September to November), bravely hopping around exploring their new world.

Join the craze and get a selfie with a quokka!

Read the guide on how to take the perfect #quokkaselfie

Snorkel with 135 species of tropical fish

Protected by several marine sanctuary zones, Rottnest Island is home to 135 species of tropical fish as compared to the eleven species recorded off the metropolitan coastline. The tropical current often brings visitors to our waters such as the Green turtle. Watch for stingrays which often cruise the shallows of Thomson Bay.

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    Acknowledgement of Country

    Fly Rottnest Island acknowledges the traditional custodians of Wadjemup, the Whadjuk Noongar people. We pay tribute and our respects to Elders past and present.