Located close to the Main Settlement and just a short stroll from The Basin, one of the Island's most famous beaches.

The campground offers:

  • 43 non-powered sand covered sites accommodating up to a maximum of 6 people and 2 tents
  • Ablution block with wheelchair access
  • Modern communal camp kitchen with cooking facilities including 4 BBQ plates and troughs
  • 2 separate free standing BBQs
  • Complimentary delivery of luggage direct from the main Jetty to the Camping Ground if correctly labelled with labels provided by the ferry operator.

Please note -

  • No alcohol will be delivered to the Camping Ground and open flames not permitted.
  • Visitors found camping outside the Camping Ground are at risk of receiving an infringement from the Rottnest Island Rangers.
  • A maximum of 2 sites can be booked in one transaction. Each site accommodates a maximum of 6 people in up to 2 tents or 4 single swags (2 single swags equal 1 tent) and each site must have one over 18year old registered guest.
  • On reaching Rottnest, the person who has made the booking for the site must report to the Visitor Centre with photo ID in order to register. A sticker will be provided which should be attached to the tent to confirm registration. All tents must be situated within the area of the site booked.
  • Luggage collection is from 9.00am with an early pickup available only on request from the Visitor Centre 24 hours before departure


Rates 2017/18

Low Period

Shoulder Period  

Peak Period

Holiday Peak Period

Midweek Weekend Midweek Weekend Midweek Weekend Midweek Weekend
Campsite (Max 6 people) $38 $38 $38 $38 $38 $38 $38 $38
For assistance with planning a group booking at the Camping Ground, please contact Rottnest Island Reservations on (08) 9432 9111.