Video Gallery and Podcasts

Explore the rugged coastline, take in shipwrecks, birdlife, amazing snorkel sites, Quokkas, New Zealand fur seals and much more!


See the Rottnest Island YouTube channel for full collection of videos.

‘Rottnest Island - Strickland Bay Surfing Pioneers’ is a short documentary that explores the history of surfing on Rottnest Island, focusing on the popular surfing location Strickland Bay. It includes interviews with well-known local surfers and commentators, interweaving iconic footage and images of surfing since the 1950’s. 

Join one of our Rottnest Island Volunteer Guides for a guided tour of the Wadjemup Lighthouse.

The video below is a short informational piece an island visitor put together after diving the incredible and mysterious City of York shipwreck. View Dave Jackson's YouTube channel for more videos on Rottnest Island shipwrecks. 

Rottnest Island played an integral role in the defence of Western Australia's coastline during World War I and World War II. Gain a further understanding about the military history on Rottnest Island.

Wadjemup Bidi (a series of walk trails)

Keen to explore Rottnest Island? Traverse the Island’s unique landscapes along the Wadjemup Bidi; a series of walk trails

Rottnest Island podcasts

Learn about the history and beauty of the amazing Bathurst Lighthouse on the Bathurst Podcast Tour

Discover more about Shorebirds on Rottnest Island podcast

Discover more about monitoring programs on Rottnest Island podcast

Discover more about the Woodland communities on Rottnest Island podcast

Discover more about the Microbialite communities on Rottnest Island Podcast