Rottnest Island

Delve deeper into the sometimes colourful, sometimes dark, history of Perth’s biggest playground, Rottnest Island, while tracking down the owner of a pair of orange Crocs who photobombed a #quokkaselfie … while they were stealing a bike!

Note: renovations on Rottnest may impact some clue locations. Please use the link in the booklet to view a photo of the clue, or scan the QR code to get the answer.

Start location: Visitor Centre near the town jetty
Distance: 3 / 6 km*
Time to complete: around 2 / 4 hours
Bring: swimming and snorkelling gear
Best side trip: The Wadjemup Lighthouse tour
Best day and time: Any
Save your treat stomach for: Simmo’s Icecream
Difficulty level: Watson

* You will receive two downloadable trails with your purchase – one trail takes in the Thomson Bay Settlement and Bathurst Point Lighthouse. The second trail adds Kingstown Barracks to the trail and is therefore best for detectives with bikes or bus passes.

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