Admission - Busselton Jetty
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  • All prices are quoted in Australian Dollars and include GST
  • Bookings are essential.
  • Please be advised that a booking fee is applied for online bookings at the checkout
  • WA and National Seniors’ Card Holders receive a 10% discount (applies to the full Underwater Observatory Package only)
  • Children under the age of 15 years must be accompanied and supervised by an adult (18+) for the duration of the Jetty Train journey and the Underwater Observatory tour

The 155 year old heritage listed Busselton Jetty is run by a not-for-profit community based organisation Busselton Jetty Inc (BJI). Proceeds from tour and ticket sales go back into conserving the iconic jetty.

The Jetty

  • Access to the final 150 metres of the jetty is only possible during the Underwater Observatory and Jetty Train opening hours.
  • During the Interpretive Centre’s opening hours – there is a small fee of $4 for a Jetty Day Pass for those 17 years and over.
  • The Jetty Day Pass gives you access to dive, fish, swim or walk the Jetty.
  • The Jetty is 1.8km long and the walk takes approximately 25 minutes each way.
  • Tickets are valid all day and can be purchased at the Interpretive Centre window.
  • Outside of the Interpretive Centre’s opening hours, admission is free.
  • Annual Passes are also available, $50.00 for an adult and $25.00 for a pensioner.
  • Resident Annual passes are available for those who reside in the City of Busselton. Purchase a financial year pass for $4.00, in person at the Interpretive Centre. 
TypeSingle Adult Single child
17 years +0-16 years
Jetty Day Pass$4.00FREE

The Jetty Train Ride

Sit back and relax while the driver takes you on a journey 1.7km across Geographe Bay.

  • The Train departs the Interpretive Centre on the hour.
  • Tickets are valid for one return trip and can be used as a Jetty Day Pass.
  • The Jetty Train trip takes approximately 45 minutes to complete.
  • Bookings are recommended and can be made online, at the Interpretive Centre or over the phone on (08) 9754 0900.
  • The Busselton Jetty Train can accommodate wheelchairs and walkers.
  • Children under 3 travel free however, must sit on an adults lap.
TypeFamily PassSingle AdultSingle Child
2 A + 2 C18 years +3 - 17 years
Jetty Train$38 (extra child + $6$14 (return)$8.50

 The Underwater Observatory

  • The Underwater Observatory is located 1.7km along the Busselton Jetty. Explore with a guide and descend 8m to the ocean floor via a spiral staircase of 60 stairs.
  • Tickets on the Winter Discovery Tour include a Virtual Reality experience, guided tour, return train ride and Jetty day pass.
  • Tickets on an Underwater Tour include complimentary return train ride, a 40 minute guided tour of the Underwater Observatory and Jetty Day Pass.
  • Tours depart on the hour and take approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes to complete.
  • The Underwater Observatory can accommodate 44 people per tour.
  • Access to the Underwater Observatory is only possible via a tour.
  • A lift is available for those with limited mobility.
  • Seniors who present an Australian Seniors Card receive a 10% discount (applies to the full Underwater Observatory Package only)
  • The Busselton Jetty schedule specialty and seasonal tours throughout the year (e.g. Mermaid Tours) which may alter the below quoted rate – see the Seasonal Activities page for more details. 
TypeFamily PassSingle AdultSingle Child
2 A + 2 C18 years +3 - 17 years
Underwater Observatory$99*$34.00$20.00
*$14 per extra child to a maximum of 2