Rottnest Island boat party hire & functions for a great day out

Rottnest Island. So many beautiful bays to swim, including Thomson Bay, Longreach Bay and Geordie Bay.  A bay to hide from every wind direction, great weather, amazing fishing, snorkelling, there are many places you can have your own private boat party.

The waters surrounding Rotto are crystal clear postcard blue, offering the most perfect conditions for snorkelling or diving. Possibility of whale watching as you travel from Fremantle or Hillarys boat harbour with a variety of options.

Soak up the sun, float around, swim & snorkel, just relax!

Perth boat cruises Summer day trips

Excursions with friends or work mates, perfect for a luxury party venue or a private getaway. Why not get a group together with work colleagues or friends and family

The ultimate destination of beautiful blue pristine waters, celebrate parties in a bay, go for a walk on the island, play beach cricket, have lunch or a drink at the Quokka Arms lodge.

Experience a Rottnest Island Boat Charter

Cruise in privacy, with your own private venue. Some of the things that most visitors enjoy about being on a Rottnest charter trip are the deep blue ocean beaches, bays and sunshine rays. When you step on land, enjoy a white sandy beach for swimming or underwater adventure. View historic sites and local wildlife.

We drop you at the jetty where you can experience the odd liquor refreshment at the Hotel, The Quokka Arms. The hotel has holiday accommodation deals for your stay.


The vessel departs from East Street jetty. Only a short Swan River cruise though the port of Fremantle harbour before venturing out into the Indian ocean for a day tour to Carnac or Rottnest Islands.

Catering options?

Both vessels have fully functional kitchens with BBQ hotplates, burners and ovens for use. Guests have the option to bring their own food and have crew cook it or alternatively, guests can arrange their own catering.

Are we able to bring alcohol?

Guests can BYO all drinks and ice. Both vessels have on board 2 x 260 litre eskies available for guest use.

Alternatively, guests can contact the Carlisle Hotel to pre-order drinks and ice ready for on board consumption. Contact or phone 9361 1544.

Party Essentials.

Our packages include special extras for your party needs. Everything from lights, TV screens for slideshows and top-of-the-range sound systems compatible with bluetooth devices and DJs.

Are we aloud to go swimming?

You are welcome to bring your floaty toys to hang off the swimming platform with ladder access to the water.

Both our beautiful vessels have shallow drafts to moor up in the shallows. Swimmers can stand waste deep in shallow water.

What Rottnest fees?

All visitors entering the Rottnest Island Reserve, including the marine reserve, are required to pay an admission fee as a contribution to the conservation of the Island and the provision and upkeep of facilities. Visitors arriving by ferry pay this fee as part of their fare. Private vessel owners are required to pay an individual admission fee for each Island visit.

The Pelican taking groups of up to 48 passengers.

Livewire takes group bookings for up to 55 passengers.

Rottnest Island Boat Hire

We are marine accredited Tourism operators. Our vessels conform to the latest AMSA standards and we provide professional services for private boat functions, corporate trips and luxury event celebrations.  We specialise in Christmas, corporate team building, engagement events, buck’s parties or hen’s party cruises.