Just a short hop from the city of Perth, Rottnest Island’s compact size barely hints at the sheer diversity you’ll encounter. Offering pristine natural scenery and distinctive biodiversity, you’ll be energised by its surf breaks and lulled by its sandy bays, charmed by its resident quokkas and captivated by its colourful history.
Just 18km off the Western Australian coast, Rottnest Island has long been the go-to getaway for Perth locals. Travel coast-to-coast from Sydney to Perth on the Indian Pacific via the immense Nullarbor Plain, then launch yourself into Perth’s fabulous dining and cultural scenes. Rottnest awaits – a bicycle-friendly paradise with beaches, bays and curious quokkas.
Take a ride to the island’s wild side. Jump aboard a purpose-built, high powered vessel for a nature loving adventure on the Eco Express. This 90-minute journey explores the rugged coastline, giving you the opportunity to meet its wildlife up close. Your knowledgeable crew know all of the best spots, providing expert commentary as you meet Rottnest’s finned, feathered and furred residents.