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Seal and Penguin Islands or Point Peron Sea Kayak Tour from Perth
"A 45-minute drive south from Perth is Shoalwater Marine Park; a beautiful bay with several limestone islands. Meet your fellow travelers for the day and receive all the equipment needed for your day of exploring. The first paddle is to Seal Island where you will see Australian Sea Lions. Under the conditions usually experienced (light easterly breeze) this section will take about 15-minutes. Your itinerary will then depend on what time of the year you are traveling.Point Peron (June - Mid then to Bird Island viewing nesting pelicans cormorants and spotting other sea birds that live in the park. Finally stop at Point Peron for a healthy picnic lunch prepared by your guides. After lunch set to explore Point Peron viewing some amazing rock formations and breathtaking natural beauty. Paddle back towards Penguin Island and finally back to the shore. Penguin Island (Mid September - May)Paddle approximately 30-minutes (1.2-miles/2-kilometers) to Penguin Is
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Penguin Island Tour with Dolphin and Sea Lion Cruise
"Make your own way to Shoalwater located about a 45-minute drive from central Perth to meet your boat for the 90-minute cruise through Shoalwater Island Marine Park. As your boat sets out your guide locates some of the 200 bottlenose dolphins that live in these waters. Many are known to your guides and given names such as Logo Boomerang and Blizzard. Learn fascinating facts about dolphins such as how they use cooperative hunting methods to catch their food. You may see mothers looking after newborn calves or witness the acrobatic mammals jumping next to the boat and riding in take in scenic highlights of Shoalwater Bay as you cruise by Seal Island to see Australian sea lions up close and seabirds such as pelicans ospreys
From AUD85.00
 
Swim with Dolphins Day Trip from Perth
"Your day begins with a coach transfer from Perth. On arrival to Rockingham you'll board the custom-made dolphin swim vessel complete with a large rear platform making access to the water very easy. After your crew has located a pod you’ll gear up with wetsuits masks and snorkels (all equipment is included) and then dive into the fun as you are quickly surrounded by excited whistles and splashes as the dolphins arrive to play. While many resorts provide opportunities to swim with dolphins the crew’s rapport with these precocious marine mammals has created one of the best swim-with-dolphins excursions in Australia. Better still
From AUD205.00

More Transportation in Penguin Island

Cruises

There are several options for cruises within the Shoalwater Island Bay Park. You can take a 45 min cruise to Seal Island and Penguin Island. Hear the commentary on how the islands were 10,000 years...
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Sep 25, 2005

Gettin gThere

Penguin Island is around 50kms south of Perth and will take you around 40 mins to drive there. Take the Kiwinana Freeway to Thomas Rd Exit, through Rockingham Rd, Patterson Rd, Parkin St, Safety Bay...
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Things to Do Near Penguin Island

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Western Australian Maritime Museum

The day Australia won the America's Cup, the day Australia wrenched it from the Americans after having a stronghold on it for 132 years, a day that most Australians will never forget. It was the race...
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Markets

The Fremantle Markets are a must see when in the area. The Markets have been in Fremantle since 1897 and have become an icon. The Markets have a variety of vendors selling their wares out of stalls....
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Fremantle

We used the local trains to travel to the port area of Fremantle. We had a look at the former whalers' tunnel, then headed to the maritime shipwreck museum. Now I am not in general a fan of museums,...
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Fremantle Prison

Number 16, built in 1854, consisted of three sitting rooms, four bedrooms, two dressing rooms, one kitchen, one washhouse, one shed, one cellar and one privy. It is one of four double storey houses on...
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Fishing Boat Harbour

Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour is an area beside the water with a variety of attractions. We were told to come here for the best fish 'n chips in Fremantle. This area is known for the best seafood the...
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World of Energy Museum is CLOSED

The World of Energy is an educational facility which provides information about all aspects of Western Australia's energy industry. Interactive displays and multimedia are used to convey the...
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Top 5 Penguin Island Writers

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"Keeweechic's Penguin Island"
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"Penguin Island"
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"A Day Trip to Penguin Island"
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