Rottnest Island Day Tour from Perth
This day tour to Rottnest Island is a fabulous way to see this wonderful
subtropical paradise and enjoy the sea views and unique wildlife, especially
the cute Quokkas.
There are an estimated 10,000 Quokkas
on Rottnest Island and these cute animals have become major tourist
attractions and they seem to like their star status. They have become
very friendly creatures and will come right up sometimes for a pat.
You can get some great photos with quokkas, but it is against the law
to feed them.
are not just unique to Rottnest Island, they are also found on Bald
Island, in the Stirling Ranges and the Swan coastal plain near Perth.
The first white men thought they were overgrown rats and the Island
was known as Rats Nest, which eventually became Rottnest.
Quokkas are related to kangaroos and carry their babies in a pouch.
They breed once per year with one child per year. Male Quokkas are called
boomers, females fliers and the young joeys.
This rottnest Island tour includes an optional 2 course lunch plus a 2 hour coach tour of the
Island. You will see the beautiful unspoiled beaches, emerald waters
and reefs, boardwalks and coastal heath.
Tour prices start around AUD $135.00 per person with all transfers
to and from Barrack Street Jetty. Hotel pickup is available.
Rottnest Island Day Tour
depart 8.30 am Perth daily and returns to Perth around 6.00pm. It is
certainly one of the best day tours that is available in Perth and Rottnest
Island is a must see tourist destination.
Don't let the locals keep
it for themselves, see Rottnest Island while in Perth.