Rockingham Wild Encounters

Few capital cities can boast that dolphins, penguins and sea lions live on their doorstep! Located only 45 minutes south of Perth, Rockingham Wild Encounters is a locally owned and operated ecotourism company that operates the Penguin Island Ferry Service and a range of cruises to interact with the local wildlife in the Shoalwater Islands Marine Park, including the following options:

Swim with Wild Dolphins:
Experience the ultimate marine wildlife encounter with Australia's original and multi award winning wild dolphin swim cruise. With over 20 years of experience, friendship and trust we offer a unique opportunity to swim with these fascinating creatures in their natural environment and enjoy a better than 99% success rate. Tours Depart: 1 Sept – early June.

Penguin Island & Dolphin Watch Adventure Cruise:
See wild dolphins and enjoy an exhilarating ride on our adventure cruise! Explore the wildlife sanctuary zone to see nesting ospreys & sea birds. Visit rare Australian sea lions at Seal Island and a pelican rookery. Includes penguin feeding, free time to enjoy Penguin Island and return ferry transfer. Tours Depart: 15 Sept – early June.

Penguin Island Ferry & Glass Bottom Boat Tours:
Just a 5 minute ferry ride, Penguin Island is home to approx. 1200 little penguins (the world’s penguins!). See one of three daily penguin feeding sessions. Join the 45 minute Penguin & Sea Lion cruise on a glass bottom boat to see Seal Island to and it’s rare Australian Sea Lions, pelicans and an array of bird life. Ferry & Cruises operate: 15 Sept – early June. Please note, Penguin Island is closed for nesting season over winter however the Winter Three Islands Wildlife Cruise aboard the glass bottom boat to see dolphins, sea lions and bird life is on offer 3 June – 14 Sept.

Watch this video of the amazing Swim with Wild Dolphins experience - https://vimeo.com/171043031.

Tour Indicative Price Includes / Rate Details

Swim with Wild Dolphins
Adventure, Nature & wildlife, Water, Watersports, Cruising

Leave From: Rockingham

$205.00 - $225.00
Per person with options for return transfers from Perth city.

Experience the ultimate marine wildlife encounter with Australia's original and multi award winning wild dolphin swim cruise. With over 20 years of experience, friendship and trust we offer a unique opportunity to swim with these fascinating creatures in their natural environment and enjoy a better than 99% success rate.

 

Dolphin, Penguin and Sea Lion Adventure Cruise
Water, Sightseeing, Adventure, Cruising, Nature & wildlife

Leave From: Rockingham

$60.00 - $85.00
Tariffs are based on child to adult. No meals included.

See wild dolphins and enjoy an exhilarating ride an our adventure cruise! Explore the wildlife sanctuary zone to see nesting ospreys & sea birds. Visit rare Australian sea lions at Seal Island and a pelican rookery. Includes penguin feeding, free time to enjoy Penguin Island and return ferry transfer.

Penguin and Sea Lion Cruise
Nature & wildlife, Sightseeing, Water, Cruising

Leave From: Rockingham

$25.00 - $39.00
Tariffs are based on child to adult. No meals included.

Explore the Shoalwater Islands Marine Park by glass bottom boat. See limestone reefs, sea grass meadows, islands, nesting sea birds and fish from our friendly skippers. Visit rare Australian sea lions at Seal Island and a pelican rookery. Includes penguin feeding, free time to enjoy Penguin Island and return ferry transfer.

Seal Island Wildlife Cruise
Nature & wildlife, Water, Cruising, Sightseeing

Leave From: Rockingham

$25.00 - $39.00
Rate available for adults, concession and children.

Enjoy the scenic highlights of the Shoalwater Islands Marine Park and keep a look out for the wildlife! This 60 minute cruise on board our glass bottom boat takes in the ruggedly spectacular coastlines of Penguin, Seal & Bird Islands and takes advantage of the best wildlife spotting opportunities of the day. Tour available June - September.

Penguin Island Ferry
Cruising, Water, Nature & wildlife

Leave From: Rockingham

$13.50 - $75.00
Rate available for concession, children and families. No meals included.

It's just a 5 minute ferry ride to meet the world's smallest penguins on Penguin Island. In just under an an hour you can see the penguins but if you have more time swim, snorkel, explore or relax and enjoy this beautiful, unspoilt nature reserve. Price options for ferry only or ferry & entry into the Discovery Centre to see the Penguin Feeding. Ferries depart hourly 9am - 3pm and Penguin feedings are 10:30am, 12:30pm and 2:30pm.
Address
153 Arcadia Drive, (corner of Penguin Road), Shoalwater, Rockingham, 6169
Phone
+61 08 9591 1333
Fax
+61 08 9528 1715
Email
Website
http://www.rockinghamwildencounters.com.au
Brochure
(3813632)
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