Sailing the islands

Carnac & Rottnest Boating Adventure Tours

Discover Rottnest and Carnac Islands just off Perth’s coastline by chartered yacht. Our island-hopping sailing adventures are day trips studded with wildlife, gorgeous scenery, watery frolics and delicious food.

Carnac sea-life chartered yacht adventure

Sailing from the iconic port city of Fremantle, one of West Australia’s top tourist destinations, you will hop on board Starsand to start your adventure to the little-explored island of Carnac, just one hours sail off the coast of Fremantle.

Your Carnac Island Wildlife Adventure, will get up close and personal to the local marine inhabitants. Enjoy tea, coffee and pastries on the comfort of Starsand’s deck before getting out amongst the sea-life. You can snorkel straight off the boat, and/or take a fast dinghy ride around the island. Here’s where you’ll learn about its hefty population of snakes (it’s not known as the world’s most dangerous island for nothing) and nesting sea birds, from the captain’s lively commentary. Be ready – there’s a good chance you’ll have a close-up encounter with the playful resident sea lions.

THE TRIP:
Carnac wildlife adventure

DURATION:
4 hours week days, 5 hours weekends

DEPARTS:

Fishing Boat Harbour, Mews Road, Fremantle

Just a short walk towards the water (right beside Joes Fish Shack – which is located at 42 Mews Road, Fremantle)

DATES:
October to May
Tuesday and Thursday, 1-5pm
Friday, 8-12pm

COST:
Mid-week $150 pp (includes tea, coffee and light breakfast).
Weekends $225 (includes delicious lunch). Drinks are available to purchase.

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Rottnest day trips via chartered yacht

Visit Western Australia’s famously relaxed holiday isle on board  Starsand. This is no fast ferry ride – it’s a beautiful, relaxed sailing boat cruise! Once we’ve arrived, you can stroll along the immaculate beaches, spot furry quokkas, snorkel in Rottnest’s turquoise bays or just relax on board in the sun. We’ll serve a delicious lunch and let you live the high life for a day.

THE TRIP:
Rottnest Day Trip

DURATION:
8.5 hours

DEPARTS:

Fishing Boat Harbour, Mews Road, Fremantle

Just a short walk towards the water (right beside Joes Fish Shack – which is located at 42 Mews Road, Fremantle)

DATES:
Daily, October to April.

COST:
$274pp (includes delicious lunch).

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“Who knew Carnac was so beautiful? Thanks for organising those playful sea lions to join in for the snorkelling. We had a brilliant day out. Simon’s commentary on the fast dinghy ride around the island was really lively and informative.”

– Scott and Clare, Whitegum Valley.

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