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Gem Road | Wadjemup Rd, Cockburn, Rottnest Island, Western Australia 6161, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I'd heard so much about the island. At last the opportunity came, to treat my grown_up grandchildren to a visit. As it is decades since I rode a bicycle, we took the hop on hop off bus round the island. An excellent choice. Our first...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jane B
Reviewed 1 week ago

As part of my day trip on Rottnest Island yesterday, I visited the Wadjemup Lighthouse and joined the guided tour. It is the second lighthouse built on the island and was of more than a 100 years old. The local guide (Richard) was very nice...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank John_C_Chan
Reviewed 11 December 2018

This is the highest point of Rottnest Island, and you can view most of the island without going up the lighthouse. Lots of quokkas scurrying about as you make your way up, so plenty of photos with these critters. The view up is is just...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 253SA
Reviewed 20 November 2018

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

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Susan T
Reviewed 18 November 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ReefQueenCairns
Reviewed 6 November 2018 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

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sidhols
Reviewed 17 October 2018 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!

Date of experience: October 2018
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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Aussie_Tourist79
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

Date of experience: October 2018
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

Date of experience: October 2018
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