Explore and stay at Woody Island, a nature lover’s paradise, just 15km off the coast of Esperance, Western Australia in the Recherche Archipelago (also referred to as Esperance's Bay of Isles). Woody Island Eco Tours will transport you to this unique wilderness island, where history, wildlife, scenery and aquatic adventure abound.
Ferry Transfer & Half Day Tours of Woody Island depart daily. Enjoy the 40 minute ferry ride across the bay via our favourite spots to look for white-bellied sea eagles, dolphins, sea lions and seals before arriving on Woody Island.Read more
Stay with us on Woody Island and take advantage of everything there is on the island. Woody Island Eco Tours provide tents and safari huts for island guests, as well as a kiosk with food, drinks and equipment for hire.Read more
Discover all that Woody Island has to offer; fishing on the bay, take the guided island top walk or explore on your own. Swim and snorkel in the pristine waters or take a moment to observe the local wildlife. WhateverRead more
The Woody Island Kiosk opens daily for lunch; serving burgers, toasted sandwiches, nuggets, chips, Woody dog, and fish & chips. Souvenirs are available for purchase, and with advanced notice the kiosk can also be open for dinner. Espresso coffee, milkshakes,Read more
VISIT WOODY ISLAND & FERRY TRANSFERBook your Tour of Woody Island & Ferry Tickets online
Spend the day, stay the night or take the whole week to relax and enjoy Woody Island. We offer a variety of accommodation options, with a Campers Kitchen, Kiosk, Visitor's Interpretive Centre & even licensed bar on the Island. Be prepared to fall in love with Woody Island!
Arrive at Woody Island aboard your own boat and utilise our moorings within the pristine waters of Shearwater Bay, either for the day or night. Please phone ahead to check availability and to ensure a tender is available to bring youRead more
Explore the natural surrounds of Woody Island whilst taking in stunning views. There are three marked Woody Island walking trails that lead you to either the summit (via the Island Top Walk), Twiggy’s Landing or Skinny Dip Bay. With the degreeRead more
Looking for a unique and unforgettable location to host your next event? Woody Island is perfect for birthdays, bucks/hens nights, yoga retreats, school trips and much more. Want to book out the whole island for a special birthday, family reunionRead more
Woody Island is home to many different species of flora and fauna. Below are some of the commonly sighted species and where to find them. FLORA Woody Island’s landscape comes alive with wildflowers during the spring season. Common species includeRead more
STAY OVER ON WOODY ISLANDSafari Hut Accommodation & Camping Facilities
Swim or snorkel in the crystal clear waters in Shearwater Bay, walk past pristine bush land brimming with flora & fauna, or simply choose to relax and unwind in the tranquil surrounds that only Woody Island can offer.
Woody Island Vouchers are the ultimate gift for any special occasion. Offer that perfectly relaxing trip to someone you love, gift to individuals, corporate, couples or even the whole family. Vouchers are available for Woody Island day visits or as Read more
Woody Island Eco Tours’s passenger ferry service operates daily (excl. Christmas Day) between Esperance and Woody Island; from August till late May. Our maximum capacity is 26 passengers and it takes approx. 40 minutes for the 15km crossing. Our vessel,Read more
Woody Island has rugged granite outcrops, tall eucalypts, diverse bushland and small secluded bays. The Island is an A Class Nature Reserve, set aside for the primary purpose of conservation, and managed to maintain & restore the natural environment, andRead more