Events & Festivals

Meet Spiderman

Need some FUN these school holidays? Wondering what to do with the kids? Come to Timezone and meet our superhero guest on Friday 26th January from 12pm - 4pm!

Australia Day Skyshow Sundowner Cruise 18

Depart Fremantle at 5:30pm and enjoy a drink on arrival and canapes whilst you cruise up the Swan River to Barrack Street Jetty, Perth. Be treated to exclusive views of the spectacular fireworks display from the open decks of your vessel and our private jetty. Cruising from Fremantle allows you to avoid all of the Australia Day traffic. The main fireworks display will again be facing Langley Park rather than Barrack Street Jetty. There will be no restrictions on access around the foreshore and passengers will be free to roam, however all vessels will depart Barrack Street Jetty in Perth 15…

Australia Day Skyshow Cruise Captain Cook Cruises

Depart Fremantle at 6:00pm and cruise up the Swan River to Barrack Street Jetty ,Perth and have exclusive views of the spectacular fireworks display from the open decks of your vessel and our private jetty. Cruising from Fremantle allows you to avoid all of the Australia Day traffic. The main fireworks display will again be facing Langley Park rather than Barrack Street Jetty. There will be no restrictions on access around the foreshore and passengers will be free to roam, however all vessels will depart Barrack Street Jetty in Perth 15 minutes following the last fireworks. Families Welcome. Cruise Includes:- Full…

Broadway Sounds VIC Camp Doogs play Freo

Melbourne's Broadway Sounds return to WA to bring their hot fire to our dance floors this summer.Meeting at the intersection of afro rock, boogie funk and euro chic groove; Broadway Sounds maybe Australian, but their outlook on music is global. Having recently shared the stage with other Camp Doogs alumni, No Zu and Noise in My Head, expect high NRG party vibes just like their amazing set at Camp Doogs 2017.

Dirty Laundry 019

DIRTY LAUNDRY A full cycle of all your favorite beats from every era. 80s,90s,00s and New, with a little Hip Hop thrown in to help lighten your load. Come air out your Dirty Laundry this Friday night upstairs at Metropolis Fremantle. Check out our Facebook Page for the free entry password!

2018 | The Obscure Tour | Fringe World Festival

Imagine The Amazing Race, you know, that show? Scale it down to the back streets of Freo. Imagine hosts without plastic surgery, teeth whitening or soul-deep tans. They're dressed oddly and asking you to do strange things for your next clue. You want your next clue, right? There are points but they're arbitrary. There are prizes but they're terrible. Speed doesn't matter but you will need to navigate stairs and walk for about 2km. From makers of sold-out shows: The Quest (2017) and The Great Saunter (2016 FRINGE WORLD award nominated -Theatre). ​Review of The Great Saunter 2016 - "The execution of this event was outstanding ...The detail was intricate… It was like a treasure hunt that showcased the sights and space of Fremantle”  -  Julia Hern, Australian Stage (for full review of The Great Saunter: Event Dates:  Saturday 27/01/2018 - 10am to 12.15pm Saturday 3/02/2018 - 10am to 12.15pm Saturday 10/02/2018 - 10am to 12.15pm Saturday 17/02/2018 - 10am to 12.15pm Price: $25.00 per ticket Tickets available from: Venue: The Navy Club, 64 High Street, Fremantle, 6160 WA Age Suitability: 18+ As this event requires walking, patrons must be able to climb stairs and be able to walk up to 2km within 2 hours. The event is not wheelchair accessible. Please allow a minimum of 15 minutes before and after the event if parking in Fremantle to get to and from the event.  Presented by: Pedroland Pedroland is a Fremantle based, not-for-profit group comprising 25 local performers, musicians, artists and tech specialists. Pedroland was formed in 2015 to create interactive collaborative theatre works and art shows. They produced 'The Great Saunter' in 2016 which was nominated for a FRINGE WORLD Award (Theatre). In 2017 they produced 'The Quest', an interactive game-show and 'The Past is a Foreign Country', an art installation.

Body Painting Workshop

Learn how to body paint with award-winning body paint artist Suzanne Mykolajenko. All experience levels are welcome, including beginners, experts and artists from any medium who would like to try body painting. Suzanne is a talented artist, experienced competition painter, and a friendly tutor who will guide you through the amazing art of body painting.$99 with FREE entry to our Rainbow Tide - Body Painting Ball!Find tickets here: This hands-on workshop is only $99 per painter, with all materials, equipment and body paints included in the workshop. Bring your own body model for no extra cost, or paint on yourself!PLUS get…

Free Face Painting at Timezone

Looking for school holiday ideas? Bring the kids down to Timezone on Saturday 27th January 12pm - 2pm for free face painting with Rosie O!

Colin Ebsworth Jokes Magotes FRINGEWORLD

He's one of the most prolific young comics in the country returning for his fifth new hour of standup premiering at FRINGE WORLD. After multiple sellout runs, award nominations and setting the record for being the only comic in the country to debut two new hours at a single festival and selling them out back to back he's bringing the laughs again with 'Jokes Magotes'. He's played across Australia with featured performances on ABC as a Raw Comedy national finalist, Disconnect and Falls Festival's and even headlining W.A's own Rottofest Comedy Festival His material's been showcased at venues and shows all over, like Melbourne Comedy Festival's own prestigious Comedy Zone and the Melbourne and Sydney Comedy festival roadshows. This year he's gone bigger and better than ever. No songs, no slideshows, no padding. Just one hour of comedy, all killer no filler.   "A bundle of energy" - The Advertiser - 2015 "Had the room in stitches" - The Music - 2014 "Absolutely killed it" - Rotunda Media - 2014 “Lighthearted, charismatic and funny " - The west Australian 2013 "Coast by on his obvious charm alone" - Chortle 2013   Hellenic Club of W.A - Jan 27th-31st & Feb 19th-25th 7PM (No Tuesday’s) Scarborough Big Top @ Summerset Arts Festival Feb 8th 8:45 PM The Sail and Anchor @ The Fremantle Comedy Factory Feb 16th & 17th 7Pm TIX $20  

Rainbow Tide | Body Painting Ball

Join the Rainbow Tide Body Painting Ball as a creature from the sea! Get body painted at the event, and watch live body art as we dance to deep-sea house, under the sea!  This is a fund-raising event for Rainbow Tribe, who is bringing it's Theme Camp to Blazing Swan 2018. Proceeds go towards buying community body paints, so we can throw more fun events like this! Licensed bar available, and no BYO. 

Live Music @ Eshed Markets

Rhythm Bros - Playing live at E Shed Markets each and every Sunday from 12:45pm. Enjoy the sights and sounds of Fremantle’s best waterside market. E Shed Markets operates Friday, Saturday, Sunday and most Public Holidays. General Markets 9 - 5 Food Court 9 - 8. Live music each weekend!


More event dates

A Sunday at Guildhall with Four Pillars Gin

We're celebrating the Australia Day long weekend with a Gin Fling. Join us between 2pm and 3pm for a Four Pillars gin tasting, followed by an afternoon of cocktails + DJ tunes in the sunny courtyard.  Free entry // Summer Sunshine // Gin Fling // Long Weekend

Sunday Music | Carla Geneve

Carla Geneve (WA) is one of the most exciting new live acts on the WA music scene. Hailing from Albany and known for her personal songwriting, Carla effortlessly swings between honest folk and hard hitting rock. Performing with a three piece band, this afternoon promises to be raucous at times and tender at others. Sunday Music is FAC’s annual summer concert series sponsored by Bendigo Bank – Fremantle Community Bank Branch. Enjoy free performances by leading local and touring acts every Sunday from October to March.

Food Draws Us Together

Bush Tucker & Indigenous Art. Head to Moore & Moore as we showcase indiegnous culture and food.  As Fremantle comes together to celebrate One Day, Moore & Moore, Fervor and Chef Zach Green welcome you to join us as we bring indigenous food, art and culture centre stage.We'll have a bunch on offer, from live art and entertainment to some of the tastiest bush tucker you've ever seen. Tickets include, a drink on arrival, exclusive access to the one night only exhibition up stairs, entrance to the insane works of Ashley Sutton, music and entertainment!Get in early for pre-sale tickets ($12), otherwise…

Harbour Sundays 2018

Harbour Sundays presented by RTRFM 92.1 and the WA Maritime Museum Fremantle's favourite Sunday get together is back at the WA Maritime Museum. RTRFM and the WA Museum team up to bring you five weeks of stella live, local music at Perth's most picturesque venue. Spend Sunday evening with us on the balcony of the Maritime Museum as the sun sets on the banks of Fremantle harbour. Live, local music in paradise.​​  HARBOUR SUNDAYS 2018 PROGRAM  Sunday January 28Delilah Rose and The GunslingersKat Wilson TrioDJ Jas Hughes (Drivetime)  Sunday February 4Grace SandersJacob DiamondDJ Lorraine Clifford (Drastic on Plastic, SMCD)  Sunday February 11Human…

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Events and festivals

Fremantle has a legendary festival and events scene that stretches across the whole spectrum of music, arts, heritage, food and entertainment from the fantastic Fremantle International Street Arts Festival, St. Jerome's Laneway Festival and the biennial Sculptures @ Bathers. Plan your next visit to Fremantle by checking out what’s on in Freo today. And don’t forget to look at our eat and drink listings to find a great spot for dinner or a drink when you’re here.