PricesPenguin Island Ferry & Discovery Centre (5min Ferry ride):
Explore the island and meet the penguins at the daily penguin feeding.
Adults: $25, Conc: $22, Child: $19, Family: $75Penguin & Sea Lion Cruise (45min cruise):
Cruise to Seal Island to visit sea lions, spot sea birds and enjoy Penguin Island at your leisure.
Adults: $39, Conc: $36, Child: $30Dolphin, Penguin & Sea Lion Adventure Cruise (90min cruise):
Take an exhilarating ride on the adventure boat to see wild dolphins, visit sea lions and meet the penguins at the penguin feeding.
Adults: $85, Conc: $75, Child: $60Seal Island Wildlife Cruise (Winter Cruise, 60min):
Cruise around the islands of the marine park, visit sea lions at Seal Island and spot sea birds.
Adults: $39, Conc: $35, Child: $25
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Penguin Island Ferry
Departs hourly from 9am – 3pm
Returns hourly at 10mins past the hour from 10.10am, 11.10am, 12.10pm. 1.10pm, 2.10pm, 3.10pm, 4pm (15 Sept - early June).
Penguin Feeding and Education Talk
Penguin Feeding and educational talk at the Discovery Centre on the Island is held by rangers at 10.30am, 12.30pm and 2.30pm (15 Sept - early June).Penguin & Sea Lion Cruise
Departs mainland on choice of ferry time above. Cruise then departs Penguin Island at 10.15am, 11.15am & 1.15pm and returns on the ferry of choice (15 Sept - early June).Dolphin, Penguin & Sea Lion Adventure Cruise
Departs mainland at 10.45am (15 Sept - early June).Seal Island Wildlife Cruise
Departs at 10.45am & 1.15pm (early June - 14 Sept).Reservations Hours
15 Sept - 5 June: daily, 8:30am - 4:30pm
6 June - 14 Sept: daily, 9:30am - 3pm
Closed: 25 December for Christmas
Penguin Island, Rockingham WA 6168
45 minute drive south of Perth.
5 minute ferry ride across Shoalwater Islands Marine Park.
Rockingham Wild Encounters is located at:
153 Arcadia Drive (corner Penguin Rd),
Public transport: Catch the train from Perth city to Rockingham Train Station and then a bus from Rockingham train station to Penguin Rd which is less than a 5 minute walk to Rockingham Wild Encounters. Visit www.transperth.wa.gov.au for public transport options.