Spend a fun-filled day exploring Penguin and Seal Islands by sea kayak. Get up close and personal with the Australian Sealions, Penguins and hundreds of seabirds, take a guided walk to explore Penguin Island and enjoy snorkelling (snorkelling available from November to March only)
Paddling a sea kayak is a unique and intimate way to explore Penguin & Seal Islands. Get up close and personal with the sea lions, cruise past colonies of pelicans and take in the rugged islands. Tours are led by a qualified instructor who will take you on a guided walk and snorkelling (in the warmer summer months) on Penguin Island. Sometimes we even see the dolphins! It’s a fun filled day suitable for beginners and advanced paddlers. Please note participants must weigh less than 115kgs, be at least 8 years of age, be able to understand basic English instructions and are required to sign a waiver of liability prior to participating. Highlights · Visiting the sea lions at Seal Island often that often swim and jump playfully amongst the kayaks! · Silently gliding over shallow reefs, exploring secluded bays and getting up close to the islands all within an easy 700 metre to 1km distance offshore - easy paddling for beginners! · Getting a close up water level view of the wildlife. · Swimming from beautiful sandy beaches and snorkelling colourful reefs with your tour guide (November to March only). · Seeing the little penguins at the Discovery Centre and then enjoying an island picnic lunch under the trees overlooking sweeping views of the marine park. Includes · Double sit in kayaks (traditional sit insides with rudders), paddles and life vest · Long sleeved sun shirts & hats · Dry bags to keep your valuables dry · Guided walk & snorkelling (all equipment provided) on Penguin Island · Penguin feeding at the Discovery Centre · Morning tea & picnic lunch on Penguin Island You Bring · Bathers, thongs or sandals in summer. A warm jacket in the cooler months. A change of clothes for after your paddle or snorkel. · Drinking water, sunscreen, towel and camera. Costs Adults $180, Concession (8- 18 years) $162 Departure Times & Bookings Departs daily (Sept. 26 to April 25) Frequently Asked Questions What is the minimum age? Minimum age is 8 years old What if I can't swim? Non-swimmers are welcome, life jackets are provided Are bookings essential? Yes bookings are essential due to catering requirements. What if there is bad weather? If we cancel due to bad weather, we will either re-schedule your tour or refund your full booking fee. Some booking agents may charge an administration fee, we do not.
Located 10 minutes from Rockingham or 1 hour drive south of Perth. Meet us at our trailer in the Pengos Cafe car park, 153 Arcadia Drive (opposite the Penguin Rd intersection), Shoalwater at 8am.
All Tours: If you cancel within 72 hours then you forfeit the booking fee.
Hours: 8 - 2.30pm