A number of other exciting developments have taken place on Rottnest Island in recent years including:

  • A Perth-based consortium has been selected as the preferred proponent to redevelop Rottnest Island's Lodge site. The $40 million proposal from Place Development Australia, GPA Pty Ltd and Sirona Capital includes 94 rooms, a day spa, restaurant, kiosk, beach lounge, coffee shop, bar, new pool and onsite staff accommodation.

  • Samphire Rottnest, the Island’s newest accommodation offering, which opened in October 2020.
  • The Rottnest Bakery in the Settlement mall had a makeover in 2020 with the addition of a new outdoor deck extension with seating and shade structures.

  • Discovery Rottnest, an eco-sustainable development on Pinky Beach opened in March 2019.  The first low-impact glamping experience on Rottnest Island has 83 eco-tents.