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Rottnest Island Train Rides


Rottnest Island Train Rides
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Settlement Railway Station, Cockburn, Rottnest Island, Western Australia 5440, Australia
+61 8 9372 9732
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

This is a great way to see some of the island and to learn about the history of the islands. There is a huge solar energy farm along the way up to the Oliver Hill Gunnery where we were given an informative talk and tour...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We joined a one-day guided tour around the island. The train took us through the main parts of the island, e.g. airport, solar energy facilities, arid hillsides. Sandwiches were provided for lunch on the train. We stopped at the stunning tunnel system and guns that...More

Thank sfadatso07
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We spent the day at Rottnest Island doing The Grand Island Tour. This included the train ride, a tour of the Oliver Hill Gunnery and a bus tour of the island. Coops was our tour guide and he was fabulous. He was really knowledgeable,funny and...More

Thank gazstutchbury
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Quirky, rattles, slow, don’t let that put you off! The commentary was brilliant the driver was super friendly and It’s just the best way to fill in an hour and the view from the top is worth a million $$

1  Thank Neil M
Reviewed 4 November 2017

This is a great relaxing way to have an overview of the island and travel up to the gun emplacements.on Oliver Hill. The carriage is open sided and gets a lovely cool breeze on a hot and sunny day.The chap that took us is a...More

2  Thank holdenfj
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the Rottnest Island Train ride very much. It gave a good overview of the island as it traveled to the battery.

1  Thank John W
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Definitely include a train ride up to the gun emplacements on Oliver Hill as part of your visit to Rottnest. The trip is interesting with a good commentary from the driver. We were also given a roll and a muffin and a drink to enjoy...More

2  Thank Michael N
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

A great day spent on Rotto with visitors from Melbourne. So many options of things to wander around and look at it is what you make if it for the length of your stay. Adams Tours looked after us on the train and bus tour...More

1  Thank FrogTravellingOn
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Haven't had this much fun since Thomas the Tank Engine.! Took the train as part of a Round Island tour and it was the highlight. As a kid at heart riding an old flashioned train was a genuine thrill. Though as a purist I would...More

3  Thank Joolsey
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The train has been designed to look and sound like the trains that ran here decades ago so the experience is fun. The driver is very pleasant and informative, chatting to customers and great with children. The ride to the top of Oliver Hill takes...More

2  Thank MacLancashire
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