Skydive Rockingham | Dropzone Location, Directions & Tips
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Why You Should Skydive at Rockingham
- Stunning Views: Experience breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean, Phillip Islands, and the Perth city skyline.
- Professional Instructors: Skydive with confidence knowing that experienced and qualified instructors will guide you every step of the way.
- Tandem Skydiving: Enjoy the thrill of a lifetime with a tandem skydive, the perfect option for first-timers or those who want a more relaxed experience.
Skydive Rockingham Dropzone Location
Address: Skydive Rockingham, Shop 3, 14-16 Kent St, Rockingham, Western Australia 6168. Find on Maps
To reach the dropzone, you can drive down to Rockingham, which is about 45 minutes south of Perth. The nearest landmark to the dropzone is Rockingham Beach.
How to Get to Skydive Rockingham Dropzone?
By Car: From Perth CBD, get onto the Kwinana freeway towards the south. Turn towards Rockingham on the Thomas Road exit then turn left onto Patterson Road and then a right onto Flinders lane.
By Public Transportation: Take the Transperth Train or the Mandurah line from Perth to Rockingham Station, which is about a 10-minute drive from the dropzone. You can also take the bus from bus stand 9 at the station.
By Ferry: You can also take a ferry from Penguin Island, which is located near the dropzone. The ferry operates from September to early June each year, with multiple departures daily.
What to Expect at Skydive Rockingham Dropzone?
Arrive at least 15 minutes before your scheduled time slot to ensure you have enough time for some minor procedures. You will be asked to sign a consent and a general health checkup will be performed.
You'll receive a brief orientation on skydiving, including safety instructions and what to expect during your jump. An experienced instructor will guide you through the entire process, from gearing up to exiting the plane. You will also meet your jumpmaster.
You'll be attached to an experienced instructor who will take care of all the technical aspects of the jump while you enjoy the ride. After freefalling for about 60 seconds, your instructor will deploy the parachute, and you'll glide to the ground while taking in the stunning views of Rockingham Beach and the Indian Ocean.
Know Before You Go Skydiving at Rockingham
- The Skydive Rockingham Dropzone operates every day from 8 AM to 8 PM.
- Please note that skydiving is weather-dependent and the experience may be rescheduled or cancelled due to adverse weather conditions.
- Participants must be at least 16 years old to skydive with parental consent.
- Participants must be at least 18 years old to skydive without parental consent.
- Participants must weigh less than 110 kg (242 lbs) to skydive.
- An additional fee applies for participants weighing over 95 kg (209 lbs).
- Wear comfortable clothing, such as athletic wear, t-shirts, and joggers.
- Dress appropriately for the weather conditions, including a jacket or sweater for when it’s cold at 15,000 ft.
- Wear closed-toe shoes, such as sneakers or running shoes.
- Eat a light meal before your jump to avoid feeling too full or bloated.
- Avoid consuming alcohol or caffeinated drinks before your jump.
- Stay hydrated by drinking plenty of water before and after your jump.
Frequently Asked Questions About Skydive Rockingham Dropzone
Skydive Rockingham Dropzone is a popular skydiving centre located in Rockingham, a coastal town near Perth, Western Australia.
The minimum age for skydiving at Rockingham is 16 years old with parental consent and 18 years old without parental consent.
The weight limit for skydiving at Rockingham is 110 kg (242 lbs). An additional fee applies for participants weighing over 95 kg (209 lbs).
The skydiving experience at Rockingham usually lasts around 3-4 hours, including the training, briefing, and the jump itself.
The price of skydiving at Rockingham dropzone varies depending on the type of jump and any additional services. Prices start from AUD 419 for a tandem skydive.