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Dirk Hartog Island

Tours Dirk Hartog Island


Escape the mainland and discover the islands European history, natural beauty , spectacular landscapes and the Dept of Parks & Wildlife's 'Return to 1616" project turning Dirk Hartog Island into an ark for endangered animals.


Renowned for its history, natural beauty, spectacular landscapes and fishing,
Dirk Hartog Island is an ‘ark’ for endangered wildlife and a great place for an island adventure.

The most western point of Australia has seen it all, from early explorers to a major sheep station, the island is a melting pot of Australian history.

Come and see this unique World Heritage site and witness firsthand the ‘Return to 1616’ ecological restoration project 
aiming to return the island to how Dirk Hartog discovered it 400 years ago.

Dirk Hartog Island offers a fly/drive option for those wishing to explore the Island. There is even the option to stay a while , whether it be staying at one of the campgrounds or in the rustic beachfront Eco Lodge. Accomodation

Map & Directions

Dirk Hartog Island


By Air – Your Plane or Charter Flight
A light aircraft can be arranged to transfer passengers direct from Monkey Mia Airport to Dirk Hartog Island airstrip. Flight time is approximately 15 minutes. The aircraft can seat up to 6 passengers with limited luggage.