Rottnest CarnivaleBack

28th October 2017

Rottnest Island Carnivale is back again with a full day and night of festivities raising funds for our very important charity partner, Telethon.

Come over with your family and friends for an exciting Island-wide celebration with loads of free entertainment and activities, Scary Movie Marathon, live performances and a Halloween themed culinary experience!

Day Return tickets just $39.00, with FREE parking at Hillarys Boat Harbour!
Extended Return tickets now available just $59.00!

Book Day Return tickets Now

Call our Reservations Team on 9246 1039 to book your discounted Extended Return ticket.



Carnivale By Day

From 10 – 4pm, the Island will be teaming with devious pirates, majestic mermaids, Telethon Adventurers and much, much more.  Various event zones will be dotted around the Island with bundles of entertainment and activities for families and friends to enjoy.   


Carnivale By Night

From 5pm til late, watch for things that go bump in the night as Rottnest Island transforms into a spooky evening of mouth-watering food, dance and entertainment. Chuck on your spookiest outfit and join us on a Trick or Treat tour and Halloween face painting. There will be great prizes for a “best dressed competition” and a scary movie marathon for kids and adults alike to head to after all the commotion. Various venues throughout the Island will also be hosting festivities for patrons to devour delicious culinary creations or dance the night away.


More Carnivale Information

Carnivale – 28th October 2017 Ferry Timetable

  • Departing Hillarys Departing Rottnest
  • 7:00am8:50am
  • 8:00am10:50am
  • 9:00am2:00pm
  • 10:00am4:00pm
  • 11:00am 5:00pm
  • 12:00pm 6:00pm
  • 1:00pm 7:00pm
  • 3:00pm 8:00pm
  • 5:45pm 9:00pm
  •  10:00pm

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