The Buggybuddys Guide to Attractions on Rottnest Island, WA
The Buggybuddys online guide to Rottnest attractions. Our list includes attractions, tours, natural wonders and more for kids of all ages. This includes reviews and photos by local Perth family bloggers. School holidays in Rottnest Island get very busy and it’s only a small place. 😉 So be sure to plan ahead, and book local tours and activities in advance to avoid disappointment.
Rottnest Island is only a short ferry trip from Perth CBD or Fremantle, making it perfect for a weekend away or a longer family holiday.
Pack your swimmers and towels and spend the day hanging out at one of the Island’s many beaches.
Get your comfy walking shoes on and visit the Rottnest Island lighthouse or the historical museum. Alternatively, hire a bike or bring yours from home, and explore the island.
Take a train ride and discover Rottnest Islands role in WA’s wartime past at Oliver Hill. This heritage site features a military remnants from World War II including a 9.2 inch gun and maze of underground tunnels. Find out why guns were installed on Rottnest Island and how they operated. Multiple tours run daily.
There are a many exciting holiday destinations to explore in the Perth for families. Check out our list and make wonderful holiday memories with your kids today.