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Insider Art Spring 2018

Insider Art: Spring 2018 showcases the creative achievements of incarcerated prisoners from across Western Australia.  The collection of new works exhibited represents a diverse array of traditional and contemporary approaches to art making. Pieces exhibited include those from traditional Aboriginal artists with 50,000 years of culture to draw upon; those created by prisoners engaged in tertiary courses in contemporary art practice; and everything in between. Across Western Australia participation in creative processes and formal art classes play an important role in rehabilitation, personal development and complement existing educational programs. Moreover for many of the Aboriginal artists featured painting provides a way to connect with family,…

Room Escape

Do you like a challenge? Is solving puzzles one of your talents? If so, Escape Hunt is the place for you. Race against the time to escape the room alongside your friends or family.

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Transportation Exhibition

In commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the arrival of the Hougoumont, the last convict ship to arrive in Australia, Fremantle Prison’s new exhibition Transportation examines the forced migration of convicts from Britain to Australia in the 18th and 19th centuries. Transportation presents the stories of men, women and children forcibly sent to convict sites around Australia, exploring the social tragedy of the convict system as a whole as well as individual stories of personal achievement. Exhibiting convict material from the Mitchell Library (State Library of New South Wales), Western Australian Museum and the Prison’s own collection, Transportation demonstrates the impact…

Tunnels Tour

Feeling adventurous? Get into your hardhat, slip into your overalls, lock into the ladder system and descend approximately 20 metres below the Prison to explore a labyrinth of tunnels built by prisoners. Discover original blast holes, bores, oil lamp recesses and artefacts from the days when working in the tunnels was hard labour for prisoners. Guides lead the trek through dry sections of the tunnels on foot, before boarding replica convict punts to explore the submerged passageways accessible only by boat. Daily at 9.00am, 9.45am, 10.40am, 12.20pm, 1.40pm, 2.40pm and 3.25pm || Subject to availability. Tour length 2 hours 30 minutes.…

10% Discount | Whale Watch WA Experience

Learn the language of the whales these school holidays with Western Australia's premier whale watch experience with a 10% discount. Departing daily from the Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour to view the epic southern Humpback Whale migration as the largest population of Humpback Whales in the world make their way back to the cold waters of Antarctica for their summer feeding season. Our live and educational commentary will teach you the Language of the Whales and how they achieve such an extraodinary migration. Onboard toy boxes and colour in pages for the enjoyment of our young whale watchers along with our first…

Locked Up Tours

With its walls, gates, bars and cells, Fremantle Prison was designed and built as a place of incarceration. These school holidays on the exclusive kids only 'Locked Up! Tour', children can find out more about life on the inside. Designed for children aged 8 to 12 years old, these special tours cost $15.00 and are running at 10.00am on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the September school holidays. Kids will step inside and explore Fremantle Prison as a place of incarceration for both convicts and prisoners. From prisoner processing and mugshots, to daily work and activities, kids will be guided through a…

School Holiday Escape Tours

Let the kids escape these school holidays on Fremantle Prison's exclusive kids only 'Escape!' Tour. They are guaranteed to have fun while learning about this amazing site. Designed for children aged 5 to 12 years old, these special tours cost $12.00 and are running at 10.00am on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays during the September school holidays (excluding Monday 24 September). Children will visit the sites of numerous dramatic escapes through the Prison’s history. Along the way their Tour Guide will tell a number of tales of daring, desperate and dangerous escapes from Fremantle Prison. This tour is strictly for kids. Don’t worry…

BIKE tour

Come and see the best Freo has to offer on our 3 hours bike tour. Get an insight into the local spots, our rich past, vibrant present and exciting future! Our cruisy pace means that we can enjoy all the sights and sounds of Fremantle with frequent stops for photographs, stories, history and tips on the best spots for you to truly enjoy the best Freo has to offer. Tours include use of bike, helmet, a lovely local guide as well as a coffee along the way.  You will experience the rich history of our port city, from our 40,000 years of…

WALK Tour

Come and see the best Freo has to offer on our fun and informative 2 hour walking tour. Departing twice daily at 11am and 3pm, Thursday to Monday. Let us show you why Fremantle is ranked as the 7th best city in the world by Lonely Planet in 2016. We will help you experience the true local side of our great port city by hitting the pavement and walking our beautiful streets. Our vibrant city has so much to offer from hip and hidden cafes, brilliant bars, delicious restaurants and street art to its rich history as a trading place for over 40,…

DRINK Bar Tour

Come along on our DRINK tour to discover the best of Fremantle’s brilliant bars, great cocktails and reincarnations of some old favourite spaces. Fremantle boasts numerous new bars, restaurants and cafes but how do you know which ones are worth a visit? Or keep track of the newest microbrewery or bar that’s opened? Now you don’t have to, LET US SHOW YOU! Each venue will offer something different, focusing on their specialties. You will receive an intimate insight into each establishment from staff and your guide. At each venue you will receive a delicious drink, bar snacks and some good…

Ghostly Tour with Dinner

A night time tour of Fremantle's creepiest places that includes a fish and chip supper! Join us every Friday night as we take a torchlight tour of Fremantle's oldest buildings, with the tram seating converted to dining car style. With other stops and surprises along the way your driver will entertain you with the historic background of the buildings and tales of some of Fremantle's earliest residents, some of who may choose to put in an appearance! At each stop we take a torchlight walking tour of the grounds*. Included in your evening is a Cicerellos fish 'n' chip supper**…

Leeuwin Tall Ship Sails

Our tall-ship sails on the STS Leeuwin II is an adventure for the whole family. Not only will you and your family be able to experience sailing on an 1850’s style barquentine ship, you will learn about our  Leadership programs and meet the crew who sail throughout the year. We invite those of all ages can join in the activities, no sailing experience is required however we are an active sailing ship, so a low level of fitness is good to have. Help our crew haul the lines, take the helm and why not try some climbing aloft? If you just want to enjoy the Fremantle coastline from…

Halloween Tours

Fremantle Prison will have you screaming with fear and delight again this year with the return of our popular Halloween tours. Join our guides in the dark as you visit cells protected by the spirits of lost souls, encounter dark corners and ghostly shadows.Get into the spirit, join the fun and come dressed in your Halloween best. There’s safety in numbers, so why not get a group together and get ready to scare yourself silly. There’ll be no point screaming if you miss out! DEPARTS: From 6.30pm - late TOUR LENGTH: 1 hour 30 minutes PRICES: $32.00 per adult | $28.00…

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Fremantle Food Lovers Tour

Fremantle is a foodie’s delight full of funky restaurants, historic pubs, cool cafes and the old world charm of a colonial port. Learn the neighbourhood’s legendary stories while you dine, drink, and experience the weekend markets, the high streets and the narrow lanes of the“West End” with an expert local guide. Taste local delicacies in the markets, which are loaded with artisan foods, fruit, vegetables and tasty ethnic flavours. Relax as we also eat and drink at a number of the very authentic bars and restaurants in the historic port end of town. We promise that you will leave with…

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Leeuwin New Years Eve Sail

Ring in the new year aboard Western Australia's own tall ship, the STS Leeuwin II. We invite those of all ages can join in the activities, no sailing experience is required however we are an active sailing ship, so a low level of fitness is good to have. Help our crew haul the lines, take the helm and why not try some climbing aloft? If you just want to enjoy the Fremantle coastline from the unique vantage point of the ocean, that’s okay too!  The sail includes light refreshments on board served with tea and coffee. (No alcohol is permitted onboard STS Leeuwin II)

Australia Day Sail on Leeuwin II

Spend your Australia Day onboard the STS Leeuwin II and soak in the atmosphere.  Our tall-ship sails on the STS Leeuwin II is an adventure for the whole family. Not only will you and your family be able to experience sailing on an 1850’s style barquentine ship, you will learn about our leadership programs, join in kids activities and meet the crew who sail throughout the year. We invite those of all ages can join in the activities, no sailing experience is required however we are an active sailing ship, so a low level of fitness is good to have. Help our crew haul the lines, take the helm and…

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Tours

Fremantle is well known for its range of wonderful attractions. Discover the stories behind them and enjoy one of the various tours on offer including tours of Fremantle Prison, Fremantle Maritime Museum or hop on a tram tour and take in all of the Fremantle attractions.