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Music by the Bay

The nights are heating up as the sun goes down on Rottnest Island.

Music by the Bay is a free live music series held in the picturesque setting of the Mezzanine, overlooking Thomson Bay in the Settlement.

From acoustic sets to indie rock, soul and pop, enjoy a hand-picked selection of some of Perth’s best and new talent as the sky turns from blue to gold.

Plus, with great offers and late evening ferry returns, get the most out of the warmer nights on Rottnest Island.

Saturday 20 March - Chris Murphy

Chris Murphy is best known to the nation for his electrifying performance of Evie (Part 1) on Australian Idol 2006. Marcia Hines noted that it was "One of the most exciting performances we've ever seen on that stage" and Mark Holden awarded it a "Touchdown". A professional musician with 12 years experience, 4 original album releases, national TV appearances and numerous songwriting awards under his belt, Chris Murphy delights audiences from all walks of life whenever and wherever he plays.

Set time: 3:30pm to 6:30pm

The Mezzanine will be a BYO area between 3pm and 7pm for Saturday 20 March only. 

COVID Safe Event

Travel to Rottnest Island is subject to government advice, which may change. Always check the latest advice before you travel.