Planned Works & Service Improvements

A number of planned works and service improvements are taking place across Rottnest Island.

A range of projects are underway to refresh and revitalise Rottnest Island facilities. These works aim to enhance the visitor experience and to preserve the Island long term. 

Please refer back to this list for updates on planned works taking place and how they may impact your visit.

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Last reviewed: 15 December 2020

  • West End Redevelopment Stage 2 | February to April 2021

    Location: West End
    Commencing: February 2021
    Completion: April 2021


    Stage 1 construction of permanent public toilets was completed in November 2020. Stage 2 construction of a transport Hub and landscaping is planned for February to April 2021. Access to the West End will be restricted at this time.

    Read more about this and other National Tourism Icons projects here.

  • Wadjemup Lighthouse | Maintenance 2021

    Location: Wadjemup Lighthouse 
    Commencing: 5 October 2020


    Wadjemup Lighthouse is currently closed for maintenance and repairs.