Set just off the Perth coast, the small group of islands that include Rottnest support a huge range of Australian wildlife, both in and out of the ocean. The ideal spot for a day trip, or a longer stay, Rottnest Island has a number of local ferry services, but visitors can also choose to anchor their boat in one of the specially set up mooring bays.
Affectionately named Rotto by its regulars, Perth locals have known about this secluded spot for years, using it as a break from the strain of city life and relishing the opportunity to get up close to native fauna.
With an environment that includes sheltered sandy coves, miles of pristine beach and sparkling lagoons, this thriving nature reserve offers utter serenity. Read more on this article: