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Useful Information

Useful Information

  • Access to the final 150 metres of the jetty is only possible during the Underwater Observatory and Jetty Train operating hours. 
  • Lockers are available for hire from the Underwater Observatory (1.7 kilometres along the jetty). 
  • The Underwater Observatory can cater for a maximum of 44 people per tour.
  • The Jetty Train has a limit of 90 passengers per trip.
  • The Jetty Train is able to accommodate wheelchairs and walkers.
  • Bookings are essential.
  • Tours of the Underwater Observatory, including a return Jetty Train ride, depart the Interpretive Centre on the hour.
  • Admission to the Underwater Observatory is only possible by participating in a tour.
  • To enhance our visitor’s experience, translation sheets are available from the Interpretive Centre or Underwater Observatory: Chinese, Japanese, Indonesian, French, German, Dutch, Italian, Korean and Polish.
  • All visitors should be cognisant of the jetty’s condition with regard to dress and physical requirements.
  • Busselton Jetty accepts no liability for any loss, damage or injury arising from a visit or while on the premises.
  • It is a condition of entry that visitors observe all warning signs, off limit areas and City by-laws pertaining to the use of the jetty.

Booking Information

  • Bookings are essential for the Underwater Observatory and Jetty Train.
  • Bookings can be made over the phone or at the Interpretive Centre.
  • Payment must be made at time of booking.
  • Payment methods include cash, EFTPOS, Matercard and Visa.
  • If your group requires special needs (wheelchair access on train, lift etc) please inform staff at time of booking.

Tour Information

  • The Jetty Train departs the Interpretive Centre on the hour.
  • The Underwater Observatory and Jetty Train tour ticket includes all day access to the Jetty.
  • There are six flights of ten stairs within the Underwater Observatory .
  • A lift within the Underwater Observatory allows disabled access.
  • Unfortunately the Underwater Observatory and Jetty Train are unable to cater for prams.
  • During your tour prams may be chained to the Jetty structure for a $10 deposit. Please see the Interpretive Centre staff for further information.

Gift Voucher Terms & Conditions

Gift Cards:

  • Have a 12-month expiry date if purchased prior to October 30, 2019;
  • Have a 36 month expiry date if purchased from November 1; 2020;
  • Are redeemable for retail purchases at the Interpretive Centre or Underwater Observatory only;
  • Will not be replaced if lost or stolen;
  • Must be presented to redeem;
  • Are non-refundable and not redeemable for cash.


  • Busselton Jetty Inc (BJI) reserves the right to cancel any tour with or without notice as deemed necessary due to adverse weather conditions.
  • BJI reserves the right to cancel any tour with or without notice as deemed necessary for the well-being and safety of its patrons & staff.
  • In such circumstances whereby BJI is required to cancel a tour, a change of tour time or a refund will be offered as required.
  • There is no charge for cancellations made 24 hours or more prior to the scheduled tour departure time.
  • BJI will not refund cancellations made less than 24 hours prior to the scheduled tour departure time.
  • BJI will not refund if you are a no show or miss your purchased Train/Tour time.

Privacy Policy

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Busselton Jetty Inc. is currently monitoring the advice and recommendations from the Australian Health Department in relation to the recent coronavirus threat, first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.

We encourage everyone to practice good hygiene and other measures to protect against infections.

Good hygiene includes:

  • Washing your hands often with soap and water
  • Using a tissue and covering your mouth when you cough or sneeze

The coronavirus is most likely spread from person to person through:

  • Direct close contact with a person while they are infectious
  • Contact with droplets when a person with a confirmed infection coughs or sneezes
  • Touching objects or surfaces (like doorknobs or tables) that has droplets from a cough or sneeze by an infected person, and then touching your mouth or face

If you or someone you have been in close contact with has recently visited the Hubei Province in China, please contact the Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080. The line operates Monday–Friday from 8am to 8pm, Saturdays from 8am to 5pm, and Sundays from 9am to 5pm.