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Quokka Birthday Month – Children Travel Free!

Quokka Birthday Party

Don’t miss the celebration of the year! The highlight of the Quokka Birthday festivities, the Quokka Birthday Party. There will be lots of entertainment including a DJ, musicians, party games plus a very special rendition of ‘Happy birthday’ in honor of the quokkas.

With FREE travel for kids aged 4 – 12 (with no admission fee) and adult fares starting from $49.50 on Wednesday and Saturday’s during September, it’s the perfect weekend event for the kids with so much to see and do! Scroll down for full Quokka Birthday fares.

Quokka Birthday Event Details:

  • Event date: Every Saturday in September
  • Event timings: 11:30am – 3:30am
  • Location: Thomson Bay grassed area
  • Activities include: – DJ and musicians, party games including pin the smile on the quokka, Okka the Quokka storybook readings by the author, Quokka Dreamtime stories and dancing and so much more!

The event is free to attend but tickets are required. RSVP online here.

Wildlife Wednesday

We’re keeping the Quokka Birthday celebrations going mid-week with the introduction of Wildlife Wednesday. It’s the perfect opportunity for wildlife enthusiasts and nature-lovers to discover a different side to Rottnest Island with limited time only tours on offer.

With adult fares starting from just $49.50 and FREE (with no admission fee) travel for kids aged 4-12, it’s the perfect Wednesday to spend out and about. Scroll down for full quokka birthday fares.

Wildlife Wednesday Event Details:

  • Event date: Every Wednesday in September
  • Event timings: 10:00am – 2:30pm
  • Multiple locations
  • Activities include: Quokka and Wildlife Walking Tours, Rangers Talks and Quokka Photography Workshop

Activities are free to attend but tickets are required. RSVP online for Quokka and Wildlife Walking Tours, Ranger Talks and Quokka Photography Workshop.

Quokka Sleepover Party

Bonfires every Friday and Saturday night for pre-booked overnight guests. Rug up, grab some dinner and settle in by the bonfire to toast marshmallows under the stars.

Quokka Sleepover Event Details:

• Friday: 5.00pm to 7.00pm in the Geordie Bay square
• Saturday: 4.30pm to 7.00pm at North Thomson

Quokka spotting twightlight tour:

Join a 45-minute quokka night tour and discover what our furry friends get up to when the sun goes down. The tour leaves from the North Thomson Beach shelter next to the beach bonfire – don’t forget to bring your torch!
• Tour leaves at 5.45pm and 6.45pm on Saturday nights in September

Activities are free to attend but tickets are required. RSVP online for the Saturday Twilight Quokka Tours here.

Special Quokka Birthday Ferry Fares

Entire Month of September

Price type Valid Promotion code Ferry Fare Rottnest Island Admission Fee Total Fare Including Rottnest Island Admission Fee
Adults & Concession Wednesday & Saturday's in September only QUOKKABDAY2020 $30 $19.50 $49.50
Children (Age 4 – 12) For month of September QUOKKABDAY2020 FREE FREE FREE
Children (Age 1 - 4) & Infants For month of September QUOKKABDAY2020 FREE FREE FREE
Book online or call our friendly reservations team on 1300 467 688 and quote “QuokkaBirthday2020”.

Terms and conditions

  • Free travel for children (with no admission fee) is valid from Tuesday 1st September to Sunday 30th September for same day travel only.
  • Quokka Club members travel free* with no island admission fee for same day return only from Tuesday 1st September to 30th September 2020. The Rottnest Island admission fee of $8.50 per child is payable for extended stay bookings during the month of September for all children and Quokka Club members.
  • Adult quokka birthday discount pricing is only valid for same day travel everyday Wednesday and Saturday only during the month of September.
  • Quokka Birthday promotion must be booked at least 1 calendar day in advance.
  • Not valid in conjunction with any other offer.
  • Valid for new bookings only.
  • Valid for direct bookings only.

Plus, There is More!

You have the chance to explore and WIN check out more details on the ‘Where’s Chokka’ competition plus a treasure hunt and so much more!

Chokka the Quokka and his friends love a game of hide and seek. Follow the clues to find Chokka in his favorite hiding spots around Rottnest Island. Every time you find Chokka you can go into the draw to win great prizes.

Can’t make it to Rottnest Island? Celebrate from afar with our party at home pack. Tune in to the Quokka Birthday playlist on Spotify.


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