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The Whales have arrived….

Did you know that like a human fingerprint, the tail of each humpback whale is unique? Explore these majestic creatures as the pass up the west coast on their way north to migrate for the…

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Seafood Saturday

Saturday 24 November 2018. Welcome summer on Rottnest Island! Introducing Seafood Saturday – Rottnest’s new summer event.   Set against the iconic backdrop of the stunning beaches and landscape of Rottnest Island, Seafood Saturday is…

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SummerSalt December 2018

Zaccaria Concerts & Touring are thrilled to announce the another SummerSalt concert event for West Australian’s in the coming Summer season! SummerSalt continues to deliver cream of the crop artists to the great Australian outdoors…

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Castaway 18

A Rottnest favourite returns! Much loved music festival Castaway sets sail for another adventure on WA’s island paradise – 25 November! A boat-ride to an island, beers on the beach, and the cream of the…

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Kids Whale Watching Colouring Competition

Win with Rottnest Fast Ferries’ Colouring-in Competition  Prize Includes: Rottnest Day Return Family Pass Ferry Transfers Competition starts on Saturday 25th August… To Enter: Simply… Enjoy our 2hr Whale Watching Cruise (cruises operate from 25th…

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SummerSalt January 2019

Following the success of the first SummerSalt concert series across Australia last Summer, Zaccaria Concerts & Touring are thrilled to announce the first Summersalt concert event of Summer 2018-19. SummerSalt continues to deliver cream of…

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2019 Rottnest Channel Swim

The 2019 Rottnest Channel Swim will be held on Saturday 23rd February 2019. Highly regarded worldwide, and one of Western Australia’s iconic events, the Rottnest Channel Swim is a 19.7km open water swim from Cottesloe…

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Ticket Discounts at Hillarys

You keep saving after you get back to Hillary’s Marina simply by showing your ferry ticket at the following stores: Grill’d Hillarys Pop into Grill’d Hillarys with your Rottnest Fast Ferries ticket and you get…

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Coming soon…Loyalty rewards

Barry the Quokka is working on something exciting! Coming soon, Rottnest Fast Ferries will be releasing a new loyalty program, providing you access to exclusive deals, events and rewards. Sign up to our newsletter to…

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Now Operating 365 Days A Year…

The weather may be cooling down but we don’t stop! Don’t forget that we operate 365 days a year now thanks to the addition of MV Voyager to our fleet in October 2015. Rottnest is…

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Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2017

Rottnest Fast Ferries has proudly received the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence for the third year in a row! The Certificate of Excellence accounts for the quality, quantity and recency of reviews submitted by travellers…

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Just the Ticket…

When you’re up early, we are too! Dôme Hillarys is now open from 6am every day – perfect for when you’re catching the early ferry over to Rottnest. Staying overnight? Dôme Rottnest is also open from…

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Bike Hire at Hillarys

Enjoy riding along the Sunset Coast in style on one of our new bikes which stand out with their vibrant colours and sleek design. Just $20 for a half day (less than four hours) Or $30 for a…

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Ben & Jerry’s

Yes, it’s official, Ben & Jerry’s has opened up at Hillarys Boat Harbour! This is Perth’s FIRST Ben & Jerry’s shop, so make sure to pop in and grab a scoop! http://www.benandjerry.com.au/

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Hillarys Harbour Resort Apartments

Hillarys Harbour Resort Apartments offer a range of fully self-contained and serviced apartments, making it a great place to spend the night. 68 Southside Dr, Hillarys WA 6025 Ph: (08) 9262 7888

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The Breakwater

The multi-award winning Breakwater Tavern offers an ideal location to sit and watch the sun set at Hillarys Boat Harbour. Whether you’re popping in for a quick drink or sitting down to enjoy some food,…

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AQWA

AQWA: The Aquarium of Western Australia Do you want to explore 12,000 kilometres of Western Australia’s coastline, experience a mix of tropical fish, and get up close with sharks and stingrays in Australia’s largest walkthrough…

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