Seal Island Wildlife Cruise
Hours: June 7th through to September 14th
SEAL ISLAND WILDLIFE CRUISE
Enjoy the scenic highlights of the Shoalwater Islands Marine Park and keep a look out for the wildlife! This 60 minute cruise onboard our glass bottom boat takes in the ruggedly spectacular coastlines of Penguin, Seal & Bird Islands and takes advantage of the best wildlife spotting opportunities of the day. Wild dolphins, rare Australian sea lions, pelican rookeries and nesting ospreys are regularly sighted and our friendly crew will get you right amongst the action!
*60 minute glass bottom boat cruise through the wildlife conservation zone of the Shoalwater Islands Marine Park
*Seeing wild dolphins at play in their natural environment (although sightings are regular, they’re not guaranteed as our cruise is restricted to inside Shoalwater Bay)
*Seeing rare Australian sea lions on the beach at Seal Island
*Exploring the rugged islands and viewing nesting pelicans, cormorants and spotting other sea birds that live in the park
*Visiting the osprey’s nest on Gull Rock
*Drifting over sea grass meadows and limestone reefs spotting fish and other marine life through the glass bottom
*Visiting ‘Aladdin’s Cave’ to view the fossilized remnants of ancient tuart forests
*Enjoying fascinating facts & entertaining stories from our friendly local skippers
*Enjoying a yummy lunch or coffee at Pengos Cafe before or after your cruise
Map & Directions
Penguin Island is a 45 minute drive south of Perth via the Kwinana Freeway. Exit onto Safety Bay Rd and follow State Tourist Route 202 to our shop on the corner of Arcadia Drive and Penguin Rd. There is free parking onsite.
Public Transport Take the train south from Perth on the Mandurah Line and get off at Rockingham. Buses depart from outside the station. Catch Bus 551 from Stand 9 or Bus 552 from Stand 10 then get off at Penguin Rd. Walk west along Penguin Rd towards the Rockingham Wild Encounters Shop on the beach. For bus & train times visit www.transperth.com.au