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Hillarys Fast Ferries

Western Australia’s most beautiful island, Rottnest is just 18 kilometres off Perth’s coastline. An “A” class reserve with its unique coral reefs, crystal clear waters, white sandy beaches and unique wildlife. Only a 40 minute ocean crossing from Hillarys Boat Harbour.

Rottnest Explorer packages are available, fully inclusive of return ferry transfers, morning tea, two course buffet luncheon, two hour coach tour and free time on Rottnest Island. You can discover Rottnest at your own leisure by taking a ferry transfer and hiring a bike and snorkelling gear. Accommodation packages are also available ranging from the hotel, youth hostel and island lodge resort.

The spectacle of Humpback Whales migrating is an experience not to be missed and you can view and photograph them frolicking in their natural habitat from our large open decks. Whale watching cruises are available from September to December daily.

During summer months our Twilight Cruises are a great way to relax either before going home or maybe out to dinner, you may even get to see the sunset as you sit back and take in the delights of the wonderful coastline and Indian Ocean.

Hillarys Fast Ferries has something for everyone, so why not ask how we can help you to experience the wonders just off Perth’s coast.

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