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Gem Road | Wadjemup Rd, Cockburn, Rottnest Island, Western Australia 6161, Australia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 December 2014

Would personally like to thank a tour guide of this Lighthouse named Cheriff (Sorry if I have spelt this incorrectly). His tour of the lighthouse was absolutely amazing, my boyfriend was visiting from Ohio, USA and we both absolutely adored his knowledge and passion for...More

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Rottnest_Island, Marketing Coordinator at Wadjemup Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2015

Thank you so much for the lovely review. That's a beautiful story. Our guides on the Island are truly amazing and I will definitely make sure this information is passed on for you! We hope to see you again on the Island soon.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Magnificent views, easily climb able and well worth the bike ride to the hill. Awesome experience in going out on the upper gantry surrounding the light. In hindsight whilst the volunteer guides were polite friendly attentive and enthusiastic, I feel that maybe there needs to...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Worth hiring a bike and riding through the island to the Lighthouse, it is interesting, easy and gives a good insight to the island itself. Watch out for Quokkas

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 4 days ago

The bus driver recommended me to get off and go on a guided tour of the lighthouse. I am so glad I did! The guides are all volunteers and are a wealth of knowledge and so passionate about the island and it's history. And man.......More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Paid a visit to this Lighthouse on Rottnest Island it was a good experience the guide was very informative so we learned alot the views from the top was worth climbing the steps for

Thank sidhols
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the fee for the 360 degree views across the whole island from the top. The other part of the 30 min tour is reasonably interesting but as all the tours are given by volunteers it depends who you get!

Thank Jasmine38Chichester
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We jumped off the hop-on-hop-off bus and walked up to the light house. There was lots to see on the short walk. Birds, wild flowers and a heap of historical building and places. Not just the light house. There are also other buildings close by...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

It’s $20 for a family of four to take the guided tour to the top of the lighthouse. The views from the very top are wonderful seeing across the island and Perth in the distance on a clear day. They have binoculars at the top...More

Thank Lark1962
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We rode bicycles out to the lighthouse and it was well worth it, besides all the amazing views along the way, the views at and around the lighthouse were amazing. It is a small uphill ride or trek to the top but not too stressful....More

Thank claireellen79
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

On our trip to Rottnest Island, we paid $128 to get to the island, $40 for the round island bus and $37.50 for lunch. Quite expensive for a day out. Then to have to pay to go up the lighthouse, we decided on not doing...More

Thank B9637XMroberts
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Great historical tour- the missus and I climbed up and took in the breathtaking vistas. Tour guide was insightful and a volunteer and gave us stamps even though we had to line up behind the children.

Thank MattTheChilliKing
Reviewed 30 August 2018

This quaint windmill is run by a lovely couple who know their stuff. It's an easy cilmb to the top, great views, and the history of the island comes alive when you can see all the landmarks of the military history.

Thank Carla P
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