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. Whatever your interest, there is something for everyone on Woody Island.
UNDERWATER LIFE Enjoy the pristine, clear temperate waters of the iconic Recherche Archipelago. The granite islands, like Woody Island and underwater outcrops around Esperance, provide spectacular drop offs, underwater caves and swim-throughs. Our southern waters are known for their excellent visibilityRead 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
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
Throw a line in from the Main Jetty or Skinny Dip Bay. Herring are common and relatively easy to catch or try your luck at catching a squid. Bait available for purchase from the Kiosk. NO SPEARFISHING PERMITTED Normal bagRead more