Transport and vehicle hire

With 63 beaches and 20 bays, Rottnest Island is packed with stunning and unique locations for your special occasion. When planning your event, it is important to factor in your desired mode of transport. If guests are attending by bus, make sure you have a copy of the current bus schedule, or prearrange maps and distance information for those travelling by bicycle.

Charter bus hire

34 and 43 seater charter buses are available for hire for weddings and special events. Tours can be customised to suit individual needs. For booking and pricing information, contact the Events Team on +61 8 9432 9355 or email

Accommodation shuttle bus

This is a free service to all Island visitors that operates between the main accommodation areas on the Island. Departing the main bus stop in Thomson Bay Settlement, the service travels to Geordie Bay Store for Geordie, Fay's and Longreach Bays, returns to the main bus stop and then departs to the airport and Kingstown Barracks. The shuttle bus runs until 8:00pm for Geordie Bay.