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Dirk Hartog Island Life Adventures

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A DAY AT DIRK

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A Day at Dirk with Island Life Adventures

DARE TO DISCOVER DIRK HARTOG ISLAND, A NATIONAL PARK AND OASIS OF NATURAL BEAUTY WITHIN THE SHARK BAY WORLD HERITAGE AREA, WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

 

Experience a thrilling marine transfer from Denham to Dirk Hartog Island, with Island Life Adven that offers the chance to sight some remarkable creatures – dolphins, manta rays and even whales! Enjoy unexpected luxury amidst nature with a decadent morning tea at ‘The Inscription’, Australia’s most remote bar & cafe. Embark on a journey through history as you learn about the ‘Return to 1616 Nature Conservation’ programme; and witness endangered species being reintroduced into their native habitat where they now roam wild and free.

Dirk Hartog Island

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Your Day At DIRK

A Day at Dirk - Experiences

Soak up the sun on pristine beaches or explore further out to sea via kayak or SUP. And to top off this unforgettable experience, enjoy afternoon tea (or cocktails!) featuring our own Dirk Hartog Island Gin before boarding our custom designed 12 metre Naiad that will take you back to the mainland feeling refreshed and relaxed.

A Day at Dirk - Lunch

Enjoy the finest delicacies of Shark Bay with an ocean to plate lunch, followed by a guided tour of our historical shearing shed to discover the islands pastoral history that operated for over 100 years producing hundreds of bales of wool each year.

A Day at Dirk - 4WD

Your Day at Dirk includes a 4WD adventure visiting the majestic blow holes and Surf Point marine sanctuary in search of sharks, turtles, whales, dugongs and dolphins. Discover the rugged beauty of the eco-island’s landscape and learn about it’s World Heritage status.

Dirk Hartog Island Map

Inclusions

 

  • (8:30am -9:30am) Boat transfer from Denham to Dirk Hartog Island

  • (9:30am) Morning tea with barista coffee & freshly baked cakes

  • (10:00am) Tour of Old Shearing Shed to learn about the Island's history

  • (10:30am -1:30pm) A 4WD tour to the blowholes and Surf Point Marine Sanctuary

  • (1:30pm) A gourmet lunch featuring local produce and a range of options to cater to all tastes

  • (3:00pm) A signature island Gin & Tonic at The Inscription Bar & Cafe

  • (4:00pm) Boat transfer back to Denham departs

Our Boat & 4WD VehicleS

 

At Island Life Adventures, our 12m Naiad is ideally suited for eco-cruising the waters of Shark Bay. It’s purpose built for comfort and has seating for 36 people.  These vessels are used all around Australia by sea rescue, police and other tour operators as they are safest.  There is an onboard toilet, an overhead canopy, forward facing, open-air seating to ensure excellent all-round viewing.

  • The boat ride from Denham to Homestead Bay, DHI takes approx. 50min
  • Warm jackets are available for the return boat journey
  • Our 4WD vehicles are luxury 6 seaters and fully air conditioned
  • The 4WD Tour runs from approx. 10:15am – 1:15pm
A Day at Dirk - Vehicles
DHI Spirits
Inscription Bar & Cafe
Inscription Bar & Cafe
Island Life Adventures - Boat
Shark Bay Whale Watching
Island Life Adventures Team
Island Life Adventures - Vehicles
Stowk Bay snorkel
Dirk Hartog Island - Shearing Shed

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2 ADULTS &

2 CHILDREN

FAMILY

$963

PER

PERSON

CHILD

$235

PER

PERSON

ADULT

$300

PER

PERSON

CONCESSION

$285

Pricing

departs from

RAC Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort

If you are staying at Monkey Mia, you can book a pickup departing the reception at 8am.

8:30am to 5:30pm

9 HOURS

Duration

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ON DIRK experience

 

 

Enhance your adventure on Dirk Hartog Island with our exclusive upgrade options. Opt for an additional 4WD experience to explore secluded areas and hidden gems of the island, offering more intimate encounters with its unique wildlife and landscapes. Alternatively, choose a scenic flight back to Denham to enjoy breathtaking aerial views of Shark Bay’s World Heritage sites. These premium upgrades are designed to make your day truly unforgettable, providing unique perspectives on one of Australia’s most pristine natural environments.

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Dirk Hartog Island Cliffs

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To book, please use our booking tool below, or for groups of 10+, email your preferred date and number of guests to stay@dhi.com.au

Dirk Hartog Island Map

DISCOVER DIRK HARTOG ISLAND NATIONAL PARK

 

 

An unexpected encounter in 1616 by Dutch Captain, Dirk Hartog literally put Australia on World maps. Hartog left behind a pewter plate inscribing his visit at Cape Inscription. He was followed by many explorers who all landed on Dirk Hartog Island including, Vlamingh 1697, Dampier 1699, St Alouran 1772, Baudin 1803 and Freycinet 1818.

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NATIONAL PARK

We acknowledge the Traditional Owners of country throughout Australia and recognise their continuing connection to land, waters and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures; and to elders both past and present.