Posts in the Category: Rottnest Island

Cycling, Sun, Salt Lakes and Birds on Rottnest Island

Posted in - Cycle Perth & Day trips from Perth & Microadventure Perth & Rottnest Island & Travelling Me on January 6th 2017 1 Comments Tent-for-the-day-rottnest

Putting a gift voucher to good use, we spend our last morning of 2016 relaxing in the scenic surrounds of Rottnest Island.

Boarding the first ferry from B Shed in the Fremantle Port at 7.15 am, the journey is fairly uneventful as we travel the open seas and past some gigantic looking container ships. …

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Cycling around Rottnest Island

Posted in - Breakfast & Cycle Perth & Day trips from Perth & Featured & Food and Drink Perth & Microadventure Perth & Rottnest Island on March 8th 2013 2 Comments Cycle-around-rottnest

Waking up to a stellar of a day on Rottnest Island we decided to cycle in for some breakfast from the iconic Rottnest Island Bakery and coffee from Lane Cafe. The hotel is within walking distance to the settlement however we were really enjoying cycling everywhere. After all Rottnest is car free!

The Lane Cafe’s speciality …

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Overnighting on Rottnest Island

Posted in - Day trips from Perth & Perth, Australia & Rottnest Island on March 7th 2013 2 Comments Rottnest Beach

For my birthday this year I spent a relaxing weekend on Rottnest Island in Western Australia. Only 18kms from Fremantle  I particularly liked the idea of not enduring long travelling hours to reach. It was one of the most relaxing holidays I have had, also the closest holiday to home I have experienced!

Rottnest Island is a …

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Simmo’s Icecreamery, Rottnest Island

Posted in - Icecream & Rottnest Island on March 7th 2013 0 Comments Simmos-rottnest

Simmo’s Ice Cream has only been open since December 2012 and yet I cannot imagine Rottnest Island without it! There are over 36 delicious flavours of ice cream to choose from and all are handmade in the Dunsborough location using local West Australian produce.

My first experience of Simmo’s was in Dunsborough at their main location and since then no …

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Candlelit Dinner on Rottnest Island

Posted in - Food and Drink Perth & Perth, Australia & Rottnest Island on March 6th 2013 1 Comments Rottnest-Lodge

2012 was an exciting year for Rottnest Island with several establishments opening their doors to hungry holiday makers. Rottnest Lodge underwent a change of ownership when The Karma Royal Group took over last year and unveiled the newly formed Italian restaurant, Riva. Luciano Ottaviano  formerly from Pronto in Claremont developed a Mediterranean style menu …

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