Day Trips to Woody Island

  • Duration : 3.5 hours on the island (approx.)

Woody Island Ferry Express is a twenty minute ferry ride across beautiful Esperance Bay is all it takes to meet the untamed nature of Woody Island! Four hours is all you need to learn the interesting and passionate story of Woody Island with our crew during the Guided walk, discover the wildlife living on and around the Island (on land and under water), but also have fun swimming and snorkeling, explore the nature trails and scenic lookouts or just relax on the Bay and enjoy this nature reserve unique in her wildness.

Woody's like breathing for the first time!



Departure: 8.00AM
Arrive back in Esperance 12.30pm


Departure: 8.00AM
Arrive back in Esperance 2.00pm

Estimated travel times 20min – Vessel capacity 26 seats
Availability subject to weather – Minimum of 8 passengers


Includes: Ferry Ride, Guide Walk & Morning Tea
(assortment of cakes, tea and juice)

Adults – $50
Seniors (over 65 years) – $45
Children (1- 12 years) – $45
Infants (under 1yr) – $0

Woody Island Departure Point

Taylor Street Jetty


Woody Island Eco Tours suggests you to park your car or any vehicles in Taylor Street or on the Esplanade.

Check-in & Boarding

Please check-in 15-20 minutes prior to your scheduled ferry departure.

On arrival at the Ferry, please proceed to the check-in and boarding with your surname. Be aware that if you haven’t book prior to departure, it might delay the daily schedule.

If you’ve booked a senior fare, you will be required to show applicable at this point.

The crew are there to assist if you require assistance.

Woody Island Day Trips - Departure Location, Esperance WA



All Luggage, Freight and Personal Items are transported entirely at the risk of the ticket holder. We will always take the utmost care with your belongings, but as we cannot inspect the condition or the method of packing by the ticket holder we do not accept any liability for damage to any items.

Please be aware that all luggage is handled manually by Woody Island Eco Tours staff. Please make sure that all luggage and food is stored in zip tight bags or plastic storage containers that are easily carried to avoid damage or goods spilling during transit. Packed Eskies and heavy items must be restricted to a maximum of 30kg due to the manual handling of these items. Items of value should be carried on you or in baggage under your care. Woody Island Eco Tours has the right to refuse any excess weight items or incorrectly packaged luggage and accepts no responsibility for damage or loss to luggage carried throughout transit.

Woody Island Eco Tours reserves the right to refuse items such as surfboards and canoes, depending on the room available on the ferry.


  • Prices valid until 30th April 2017
  • Morning Tea offered on Sunday by donation only (gold coin)
  • Food & Drinks available to purchase on the island. CASH ONLY
  • Snorkeling gear available for rental. CASH ONLY
  • Island accommodation will be available later in 2017!
Come On-board!

Looking for an Exclusive Island Experience?

Spend 3.5 hours on the only island in the Archipelago open to the public. The experience includes a return ferry ride, a guided tour and morning tea. In addition, enjoy the walk trails, swimming, snorkeling, fishing or just kickback and relax.