The Easter Bilby has teamed up with Fremantle BID to plan an "eggcellent" Easter hunt around Freo in the next school holidays! With lots of great prizes to be won, you’ll want to get your grab your #Freo_EasterHunt map and head to Fremantle from Saturday, 8 April to start hunting for some special eggs. Locate the shops with the Easter Bilby in their windows and head inside to find the number on their special Easter egg. Collect all the numbers, crack the code and you can enter the prize draw. While you’re hunting bilbys, check out Freo’s Easter Shop Windows and vote for your favourite in the People’s Choice Competition. Simply by voting, you’ll have an extra chance to win a prize. And of course, there will be some cracking free activities for when you need a break from hunting. Fremantle is the place to be in the April school holidays! More information including the prize details, map locations, participating businesses and competition Terms and Conditions are available at www.fremantlebid.com
Showcasing the world of busking, street theatre, comedy, circus and lots more, get involved in the action and witness world-class acts right on your doorstep. Australia's biggest and best street arts festival brings performers from around the globe to the streets of the port city for three full days over the Easter long weekend. Fremantle International Street Arts Festival 2017 is a City of Fremantle festival.
Brilliant. Home showcases new works from multi-disciplinary established and emerging artists and makers who have a cultural connection with Fremantle. The show is the inaugural exhibition in an intended annual series, which will see a new curatorial theme explored each year. Opening Fri 24 Mar | 6pm
Clancy's resident band for the last 20 odd years, The Zydecats play the last Friday of each month! Lead by the great Lucky Oceans, this Louisiana-inspired band of legends still produce one of the best live shows you’ll ever see. Fish Pub Friday is on again! Kids stuff from 4.30pm, traditional jam session from 5.30pm and live music from 8pm!
Helping plan your perfect day!Are you thinking of getting married or planning your wedding?Join us for a fun, friendly and FREE wedding expo at Moore & Moore!We will have on the day giveaways, free samples, and special offers!The hand-picked creative vendors include an array of florist, photography, makeup, health & fitness, reception venue, wedding cakes, wedding planners, marriage celebrants and wedding stylist.Featuring:Little Love Story - An eclectic boutique hire & styling business located in Fremantle Western Australia.www.littlelovestory.com.au/Emma Pointon Photography - Fremantle based photographer who adores photographing weddings naturally, with minimal posing, to ensure that your wedding is full of fun…
Join one of Recfishwest’s popular and free SunSmart fishing clinics at the WA Maritime Museum. Participants will learn how to be SunSmart while learning some fishing basics like casting and fish handling, as well as how to fish sustainably and look after their fishing environment.All participants must be directly supervised by a parent or guardian. Fishing rods and equipment will be supplied. Ages 8 - 14.
Cirquepop is the space where explosive contemporary popculture meets muscular circus manipulations. Experience live music, aerials, acrobatics, contortion and extreme hooping, all from Fremantle’s home-grown youth talent - the Sliders.Directed by Ross Vegas. Asst Director Rachel Collier. Circus WA, Fremantle. Fremantle International Street Arts Festival 2017 is a City of Fremantle festival.
This Latin lothario has wooed audiences all over the world with his mix of complex juggling tricks and universal sex appeal, fuelled by the arena-rocking anthems of his favourite supergroup, Queen. Expert in both circus artistry and comedy, Mario comes brimming with unbridled passion – you’ll laugh till you swoon. USA. Fremantle International Street Arts Festival 2017 is a City of Fremantle festival.
The Bacul family prepare their tasty cuts...but there’s not a joint of meat in sight. These strange Belgian Butchers will try to sell you their morbid merchandise using some very off-the-wall techniques – buyers beware. Served fresh from their mobile food van, this deliciously dark sideshow comedy is not for the feint-hearted. *Parental guidance recommended Pikzpalace, Belgium. Fremantle International Street Arts Festival 2017 is a City of Fremantle festival.
For thousands of years humans have been developing the art of seduction, but plants have been doing this for millions! Romantic Botanic is an interactive, profound and hilarious look into the plant realm and its relationship with us that blends ancient plant lore, modern botanical science and local environmental knowledge on a charming tour through Fremantle. The Miraculous Theatre Company, United Kingdom. Fremantle International Street Arts Festival 2017 is a City of Fremantle festival.
He’s been described as a beast on the dance floor and now Snap Boogie brings his high energy, take no prisoners style of multi-disciplinary dance to the streets of Freo. After blowing the minds of both the audience and judges on America’s Got Talent, catch him live before his dreams of a hit Broadway show come true. Rodrigues Entertainment, USA. Fremantle International Street Arts Festival 2017 is a City of Fremantle festival.
Using classic Dutch bicycles, antique sewing machines and some borrowed people power, these handy ladies will upcycle your clothes in the most imaginative and beautiful ways. Hand in a piece of clothing to be transformed into a work of art right before your eyes or sit back and enjoy the show. The Mobile Sewing Company, Netherlands. Fremantle International Street Arts Festival 2017 is a City of Fremantle festival.
When a Guiness World record world holding former unicycle world champion joins forces with an acrobatic clown, they make a double act like no other! Witty Look’s high-energy, awardwinning show has toured the world and now it’s Freo’s turn to revel in the cartoon comedy. Japan. Fremantle International Street Arts Festival 2017 is a City of Fremantle festival.
They came from the not-so-distant past and see the present-day world through somewhat different eyes. They are obsessed with orderliness, trying to tidy up the city, its citizens, and every single thing that they see. They surprise passers-by with their funny behaviour, provoke and make them laugh by creating absurd and surreal situations. Adrian Schvarzstein, Spain/Lithuania. Fremantle International Street Arts Festival 2017 is a City of Fremantle festival.
Acrobatics, juggling, fire or a crazy act of daring you’ve never seen before? This one-of-a-kind performance is a game of chance where the roll of a dice determines which acts will be part of the show. Internationally renowned for their versatility and relentless energy, these performers give you the power to decide, What’s Next? Quator Stomp, Canada. Fremantle International Street Arts Festival 2017 is a City of Fremantle festival.
You don’t have to spend a fortune to have a great day out in Freo. There is always something spontaneous happening on the street and many Fremantle activities and events you can enjoy for free. Visit Fremantle during one of the great festivals and experience the buzzing atmosphere of busking, street performers and parades. Call into the museums and see some of the free exhibitions or browse the beautiful art exhibitions in Fremantle’s best galleries and studio’s.