Esperance Island Cruises are the suppliers of quality Wildlife Cruises and Woody Island Eco-stay accommodation. Join us to explore Esperance's unique and wonderful attraction, the Recherche Archipelago (also referred to as the Bay of Isles).
Whether you choose an Island Wildlife Cruise that journeys through the Recherche Archipelago, or a Woody Island getaway, we strive to share our passion and knowledge of the area to ensure your Esperance experience is unforgettable.
Travel in comfort aboard our vessel, while we cruise amongst the beautiful islands of the Recherche Archipelago. View marine wildlife up close in their natural surrounds including New Zealand Fur Seals, Australian Sea Lions, White-breasted Sea Eagles and Dolphins.
All cruises visit Woody Island, a nature lover's paradise, where you can enjoy complimentary morning tea, guided bushwalks, snorkelling and fishing.
Woody Island, featuring an eco tourism retreat with overnight accommodation, is the only island in the Recherche Archipelago open to visitors. Located just 15kms off the coast of Esperance, WA, Esperance Island Cruises offers the only transport to this perfect getaway.
Stay in elevated safari huts amongst the eucalypts or take advantage of the camp sites and BYO camping equipment. Meals are self-catered for and can be cooked in the Campers Kitchen. We provide quality facilities to help you to relax and unwind in this unique island wilderness.
Woody Island has managed to retain much of its natural look and feel as conservation of the Island’s natural resources has always been uppermost in the minds of those who manage this island retreat.
Where possible environmentally sustainable design principles are being applied to reduce the human carbon footprint on Woody Island. These eco friendly practices include water conservation, composting toilets, waste management, solar power and revegetaion.
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Woody Island has been featured in Scoop Magazine as one of WA's Best Functions and Venues for 2011
Woody Island visitor centre has a large decked area that can seat up to140 people and has views overlooking Shearwater bay. This natural setting makes it a perfect venue for wedding receptions and corporate functions.
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