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Wadjemup Lighthouse

Gem Road | Wadjemup Rd, Cockburn, Rottnest Island, Western Australia 6161, Australia
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Gem Road | Wadjemup Rd, Cockburn, Rottnest Island, Western Australia 6161, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An easy walk from the jetty, the views from here are magnificient, the sea looks pristine and boaties in abundance.

Thank Trish C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Its good to know the history of this light house.The volunteers have shared its history and its significance.The view around was splendid from the top floor :-)

Thank harischandraprasadi
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

So it’s very slow to go up and the price is a ridiculous $9. It’s a good view from the top but this is just a lighthouse and the guided tour is just a cash grab.

Thank mrdom
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

If you go to Rottnest island this is a great lighthouse to take the time and actually climb the stairs to see the magnificent view from the top. Guides take you up exposing the history and also the mechanics of the lighthouse itself. Very interesting...More

Thank Melissa A
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

This place is worth a visit. Beautiful viewing platform for looking rottnest island from top for just $9. It was quite surprising for me that it was built by the limestone extracted from one of its on bays. The tour guide was very nice and...More

Thank Aurang Z
Reviewed 26 October 2017

While on Rotto it's definitely a must see. We took our bikes and drove there (it's not far from the ferry). Lots off quokkas in the area too.

Thank MateEeMa
Reviewed 21 October 2017

The bus tour brings you to look at this lighthouse and I recommend that you take the opportunity. The view from the top is magnificent. There are also volunteer guides to provide information and answer any questions you may have. They are all passionate in...More

1  Thank Michael N
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

It's a good exercise to come here with bike. The road to go to the lighthouse is quite up the hill so it's a good place to exercise. The scenery on top of the lighthouse is beautiful also. I think it's a good place to...More

Thank Hilsybilsy
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Wasn't a very good day so we didn't do the tour. It's an extra $9 each as well which adds up on top of ferry etc. Staff up here were friendly and some good photo opportunities.

Thank Jen S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

It is only a short walk from the round the island bus stop and has connections to a couple of the longer walking trails. We went from here to see the battery and then made a circuit back to the road for a later bus.

Thank platypus150
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