Events & Festivals

Collide Duo

Collide are a Perth based acoustic duo. Belle is an experienced singer who has performed with cover bands in both Ireland and Australia. She has been able to further her vocal abilities through her performances of traditional Irish songs, as well as contemporary covers. She has also gained much experience through her performances in many of Perth’s big corporate events. Most recently she has partnered up with some Perth songwriters and hopes to soon showcase some of these originals. She teams up to form the duo with Sam Eyles who is a guitarist of 15 years. Sam completed a 5…

Fremantle Long Table Dinner

Join us to launch the festive season in Fremantle set in the magnificent setting of the newly heritage listed West End. Dine in the middle of the street, enjoying a festive 3 course dinner with wine and be entertained by comedians, live band, charity auctions, street performers, Santa Claus and so much more.   This unique event is on Thursday 30th November from 6PM. All profits are going to St Patrick’s Support Centre, helping homeless and disadvantaged people. Last year's event was a sell out, so don't miss out and book your ticket today. Proudly presented by The National Hotel, Fremantle BID and St Patrick's Community Support Centre    

Cloud Child

It’s a windy day – perfect for hanging out the washing. But there's a suprise on the clothes line - a child from the clouds is caught up with the sheets! How can we make friends when we're from different worlds?It’s a windy day – perfect for hanging out the washing. But there's a suprise on the clothes line - a child from the clouds is caught up with the sheets! How can we make friends when we're from different worlds?DNA Puppetry is a company with an international reputation for creating captivating wisual theatre for families with very young children. DNA performed the delightful 'Atishoo!' at PIAF in 2013Cloud Chld explores the bond between parent and child in a touching and delightful way. While hanging out the washing an older couple find that a cloud child has tumbled down from the sky. The woman cares for the child and helps it to learn all the things a human child does. The Cloud Child is delighted but can it learn to be happy with it's feet on the ground?Cloud Child is a highly visual, non-verbal show, which uses Makaton sign language, and is therefore suitable for children with special needs. DNA gratefully acknowledges financial support from the City of Fremantle for these performances and activities and that this event takes place on the land of the Whadjuk people of the Noongar nation. Concept design and direction: Rachel RiggsPerformed by: Lynda Moylan and Adam BennettOriginal Music: Verbal Vigilante MusicCloud Child puppet made by Georgina Solo There is also included and interactive early years play session with everyday objects and materials starting with the element of air, encouraging young children to understand their emotions and relationships. This session is led by DNA's experienced early years artist with full awareness of the children's needs and led by the children's responses and actions. There is lots of spontaneous play inititated by the artist but led by the children. Cloud Child is also at six early years settings in Fremantle at the end of November 2017. for more information visit or email


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Bazaar 2017

Bazaar, WA’s best Christmas market, returns on the first weekend in December. An annual three-day shopping extravaganza, Bazaar features more than 50 local artisans showcasing and selling their wares. At Bazaar you’ll find unique WA-designed jewellery, fashion, ceramics, sculpture, woodwork, textiles and more. The annual market runs from Friday night until Sunday afternoon and is the perfect place to pick up high quality, one-of-a-kind gifts for loved ones this Christmas.


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Tim Rogers

Following the LP release of 'An Actor Repairs’, a pile of 'You Am I' touring, and the release of his first book ‘Detours’ to critical acclaim; Tim Rogers will wrap it all up, drop it in this bundle and play a series of solo shows in November and December to cap the year off. ‘The year was set aside to do a thesis on (Canadian maestros') Rush and their divisive 'keyboard' era and learn how to tie my own shoelaces, but I got waylaid by a love of reading and the ever- shifting notion of 'cocktail hour' and wound up…

Dirty Laundry 011

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!

Fremantle Centre for Creative Photography Launch Wknd

Celebrating Photography in Fremantle: 7 Speakers, 4 Workshops, 2 Days of Photographic Inspiration! Come and join the Fremantle Centre for Creative Photography (FCCP) at a weekend that's packed full of photographic inspiration, education and participation! !t's a great way to get inspired in time for the holidays and develop your photographic skills and knowledge at the same time! Joining us on this weekend are Team Digital, Perth Pro Lab and Ilford, who will have a professional print lab on site, giving you the opportunity to work with them to prepare and print your selected images. The FCCP Launch will be officially opened…

Christmas Sale 20% - 50% Off All Stock

9 DAY  |  ANNUAL EVENT  - up to 50% OFF All Stock 2nd -10th December 2017  |  9am - 5pm daily WHERE: Unit 2 / 18 Strang Street, South Fremantle, Western Australia   | PHONE: (08) 9433 3040  Creators of luxurious, handcrafted 'Natural Aromatherapy Products' invites you & your friends to our 'Annual Christmas Shop Sale' ... 9 DAYS ONLY, the easiest, most relaxed way to Christmas Shop & be PAMPERED , GIVE A NATURAL GIFT this Christmas, see you there Love Mother Earth x ✨ S A L E    D I S C O U  N T S  * 50% OFF…

Free Public Speaking Workshop

We are running a FREE public speaking workshop at our centre in Fremantle for 15-30 year olds. Working with Paula Smith – Speaker CSP, Author, Master Trainer, Business Consultant, and mother of an adult son on the spectrum, we are offering the opportunity for individuals with autism to develop public speaking skills in a supportive, relaxed environment. Our public speaking program provides a unique chance for participants to build confidence and learn from a public speaking expert. The workshop will touch on the following topics: Structuring a presentation Keeping those nerves where they belong Believing in your message Storytelling Embracing your own presenting style Getting your intended message across Presenting with purpose When: 9.30am – 12.00pm, 2 December 2017 Who: Individuals 15 years to adult with ASD Where: Autism West, Ground Floor, Corner of Alma Street and South Terrace, Fremantle Price: The Public Speaking Workshop is FREE to attend, Refreshments provided! Register now: Call 08 9431 2111 or email

Granny Squares are the New Black

Crochet begins with the Granny Square! You know the one, you’ve seen it in the pile of colourful blankets on your granny’s couch, or in the cheerful blanket that always hung over the back of your grandad’s favourite chair. But a granny square isn’t just a blanket. A basic crochet Granny Square can become anything you want! A cosy blanket? Sure. A bright cushion? Why not? A snuggly jumper? Now we’re talking! The end product is only limited by your imagination. In this three hour workshop, you will be provided with all the tools needed to create your first (of…

Make Your Own Woven Wall Hanging with Sunday Weaves

Create a beautiful woven wall hanging for your home on a simple handloom. Learn about the weaving process and various simple techniques. Define your colour palette, incorporating natural and recycled fibres into your design. This class is suitable for those with no experience weaving, to those with an intermediate level understanding who want to expand their knowledge. Each participant will take home their own wooden handloom. Bring:All tools, materials and morning tea will be provided. Date and Time:Saturday 4th November 10:00am - 2:00pm+ Saturday 2nd December 10:00am - 2:00pm The Experience:An enriching day of learning, making and conversation at Fremantle’s newest creative venue, Stackwood.…


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Marley NZ AllStars Celebrate The Legend

With the blessing of The Marley family comes The Marley NZ All-Stars. 19 of New Zealand’s premiere musicians will play the hits of Bob Marley this December 2 at Metropolis in Fremantle. With a 2.5 hour set, spanning over 30 classic tracks including Get Up Stand Up, 3 Little Birds, Redemption Song, No Woman No Cry, One Love and many more, Marley is a night not to be missed for true Bob fans. Join us to Celebrate The Legend!The Marley NZ All-Stars are -Tiki Taane - VocalsAnnie Crummer - VocalsChe-Fu - VocalsLaughton Kora - Vocals (ex Kora)Fran Kora - Vocals,…

Christmas Wreath | The Pickled Paintbrush

Spend a couple of hours with us, sipping on your favourite drink while our Host Artist takes you on a journey to creating your own work of art. You will get to take home your very own unique painting. All you need to do is relax, follow the step by step instruction and remember not to dip your brush in your drink! Tonight you are the master artist! We provide everything you need so get your friends together, bring your sense of wonder and your sense of humour and let's have some creative fun. You can wear what ever you…


JAZZCO is a band obsessed with everything Jazz. They play Swing, Bebop, Blues, Latin, and Fusion Jazz.Their repertoire goes back to the Fifties to the present day, including names such as Cole Porter, Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, Joe Henderson, Dave Brubeck, Wes Montgomery, John Coltrane, Roy Hargrove and many more. They perform as a trio, quartet or quintet. They are a versatile band that can fill a dance floor with funky, modern Jazz or provide sophisticated lounge music for a more relaxing evening. The line up consists of: Ayodele – vocalsSteve Taylor – trumpet, trombone, keyboard and bassLyndsay Gould – alto and…

The Bennies 'Get High Like an Angel' single launch

THE BENNIES are excited to announce their forthcoming record Natural Born Chillers is out Friday 2 February via Pool House Records / Remote Control. To celebrate, the band have shared first cut ‘Get High Like An Angel’ which premiered last night on triple j’s Good Nights, and have announced a national single tour. It’s been a wild time since the release of Wisdom Machine in 2016. The band landed their hit ‘Party Machine’ at #88 on the triple j Hottest 100, supported heroes The Living End, released a song with Damian Cowell, toured 3 times around Europe, completed a tour…

BYO Vinyl Nights

The first Monday of every month join us for a collaborative music session of your favourite records. We welcome all music lovers and all music to come down and join in. No experience necessary as this isn’t a DJ set, it’s a just an excuse to hang out with some fellow music lovers and listen to your favourite vinyl, straight through, no interruptions. So get out your records and help us share your love of music!


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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.