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School Holiday Activities

There’s no shortage of summer fun these school holidays at Rottnest Island, with plenty of unforgettable experiences for the whole family to enjoy.

Beaches and Bays 
Exploring the incredible beaches and bays is easy. Hire a bike and snorkel equipment from Pedal & Flipper and with an island map in hand, kids can cycle to their destination on roads free from private cars. 

For more water-based fun, kids' jet skis, pedal boards and other water recreation equipment is available for hire throughout the school holidays from Aquaplay in Thomson Bay.

Plus, every weekday from 9.30am – 11.30am, Aquaplay host their popular Kids Club Holiday Program for children six to 13 years. Run by experienced and enthusiastic leaders, kids can have a go at waterbiking, SUPing, water rolling, pedal boarding and play tug of war games, relays, sandcastle building and more.

Games, Golf and Movies
Kids can fill their days with mini-golf or arcade games at the Family Fun Park, or even catch one of the latest new release movies at the historic Picture Hall.

Rottnest Voluntary Guides School Holiday Program
Every school holidays, the Rottnest Voluntary Guides Association offers a program of activities and tours that will get kids out learning more about Rottnest’s natural environment, furry friends and local history. 

These activities are suitable for all ages, are free and last approximately one hour. They include exploring themes such as Quokka Tales, Beach Discovery, Birds and Beasts or Night Skies.

Download the current School Holiday Program here (PDF 181KB).

Check out more ideas for family fun on Rottnest Island here.