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September School Holidays Program

There's no better place to have some school holiday fun than Rottnest Island!

Rottnest Island has a huge range of fun school holiday activities guaranteed to leave the kids' feeling as happy as a Quokka!

School Holiday Tours with the Rottnest Volunteer Guides

Every school holidays, the Rottnest Island Authority together with the Rottnest Voluntary Guides Association also offer a program of free activities and tours that will get you out exploring and learning about Rottnest’s natural environment and interesting history! 

Download a copy of the program (PDF 345kb)

Aquaplay Kid's Club

If you are looking to immerse the kids in Island life we are excited to announce Aquaplay Kids Club launching especially for the holidays. The daily program (designed for kids aged 7-13) that runs from 9.30am to 11.30am and includes activities such as water biking, SUPing, pedal boarding, sandcastle building and more! For more information or to book - visit the Aquaplay Kids Club website.

Quokka Birthday

Don't miss the final Quokka Birthday Party for September! Taking place on 26 September, it's an incredible way to kick off the school holidays, with a DJ, musicians, party games, walking tours and loads more entertainment that all the family will love. 

Spots are limited so ensure you RSVP to attend here. 

Quokka Detective Treasure Hunt

Head on over to Rottnest Island these school holidays for your chance to win some incredible prizes! You can follow along with our Quokka Detective Treasure Hunt for a chance to win an amazing two-night family getaway at Rottnest Island.

See more information about the Quokka Detective Treasure Hunt here.

Chokka the Quokka

Love a game of hide-and-seek?  You can also join in the fun of following these clues to see where Chokka the Quokka is hiding across the island for your chance to win an exclusive behind-the-scenes Rottnest Island Night Wildlife Experience plus overnight stay on the island. There's loads more runner-up prizes to be won. 

See more information about Chokka the Quokka here. 

What else is on?

You can also fill your days by catching a movie at the historic Picture Hall, having a round of mini-golf at the Family Fun Park or catching a joy ride on the historic Captain Hussey Train, not to mention exploring our incredible beaches and bays, and meeting the local wildlife.

Explore more tours, attractions and experiences here.


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