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Wadjemup Lighthouse

Gem Road | Wadjemup Rd, Cockburn, Rottnest Island, Western Australia 6161, Australia
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  • Average7%
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“bike ride” (6 reviews)
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Gem Road | Wadjemup Rd, Cockburn, Rottnest Island, Western Australia 6161, Australia
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We’re not always good at doing the “touristy “tours, but during our recent holiday in Western Australia, decided to embrace them ! We cycled round Rottnest and came to the lighthouse. Amazing views from the bottom, but make the effort to do the tour to...More

Thank PamCh
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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

We walked up from the tram drop off point. The views from the location were great vistas of the island. Surprised that there was an additional fee to climb up to the top of the Lighthouse. We opted out on that.

1  Thank james628
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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Informative tour with the volunteer guides, learnt heaps, and Fabulous view from the top. Make time to do this if you are In Rottnest.

Thank Claire P
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

From the information center, the total cycling return route via the central lakes road is about 12 km of undulating hills, which is aright for a regular cyclist, but, for beginners, it can be quite tiring. I saw quite a number of cyclists who chose...More

Thank jercyng
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

A little way out from the main settlement but well worth the time. A secluded spot, at least when we were there, with great views.

Thank PARIS522
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

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

Thank Trish C
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 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
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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.

1  Thank mrdom
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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
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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
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