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Life-threatening emergencies

If you are staying on the island and there is a life-threatening emergency, contact the emergency services first on 000, or on Channel 16 on your VHF radio.

Works and service improvements are conducted periodically across Rottnest Island

A range of projects are also currently 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 to this list for updates on works taking place and how they may impact your visit.

For further information on planning your visit to the island, visit

Last updated: 22 April 2024