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Things to do in and around Fremantle

There’s so many things to see in and near Fremantle including:
  • Fremantle Prison – tour the largest and most intact convict-built prison in Australia
  • Fremantle – spectacular beaches, cappuccino strip, Fishing Boat Harbour, Maritime Museum and markets
  • Rottnest Island - a natural reserve of white sandy beaches, turquoise waters and secluded coves
  • Margaret River – some of Australia’s most stunning and award-winning wineries and breweries set against the backdrop of ocean and secluded forests.
  • Cottesloe Beach –the crystal clear waters to snorkel, swim and explore
  • Perth - the bustling bars, shopping and cultural spaces including Elizabeth Quay and Kings Park

For further information visit:  www.fremantlestory.com.au or www.visitfremantle.com.au  or WA Tourism

Fremantle Markets

Western Australia's Ultimate Market Experience for Locals and Tourists With Over 100 Years of Experience

Step inside the Fremantle Markets and enjoy the distinctive atmosphere of over a hundred years of vibrant culture and heritage. Listen carefully and you just might hear the horse and carts of yesteryear, arriving at the markets full to the brim of fresh fruit and vegetables.

Visit: www.fremantlemarkets.com.au

 Fremantle Prison

Built by convicts in the 1850s, Fremantle Prison was used as a place of incarceration for 136 years before being decommissioned in 1991. Visitors can step inside and do time with Fremantle Prison’s experienced guides on a range of tours. Prison Day Tours highlight convict and prison life, daring escapes and colourful characters in tales laced with prison humour. Visitors can descend 20m below the Prison to explore a 1km labyrinth of tunnels by foot and by boat on an underground Tunnels Tour or delve into the darker side of the Prison's history at night on a spooky Torchlight Tour.
Visit: www.fremantleprison.com.au

Fremantle's Fishing Boat Harbour
As Perth’s premier destination for tourists and locals, the laid-back atmosphere of Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour is perfect for your next day out or holiday escape.
Uniquely positioned between the ocean and the sea, our working harbour is surrounded by world-class restaurants featuring some of WA’s freshest seafood as well as bars, entertainment and accommodation. Set between the Esplanade Park and the sandy shores of Bathers Beach, come and explore Perth’s favourite urban hub and nature-filled getaway.
Visit: www.fremantlefishingboatharbour.com

You will find a range of unique, independent boutiques and shops alongside mainstream chain stores all within a traditional High Street format and set amongst the stunning heritage architecture of Fremantle.

The main city precinct is home to several arcades offering vintage and retro fashion, exquisite jewellery, hand crafted gift items, bookstores, galleries and studios. Other precincts worth exploring include Wray Avenue, South Fremantle, North Fremantle and East Fremantle’s George Street.

Visit: www.fremantlestory.com.au/your-story/shopping.html
wan Valley

Located 25 minutes from Perth City, the Swan Valley is home to an ever-growing list of restaurants and cafes, wineries, breweries and artisan wares. It is packed with fresh seasonal produce, with countless restaurants and cafes offering everything from fine dining to salt-of-the-earth pub grub to traditional high tea.

Visit: www.experienceperth.com/region/swan-valley

Fremantle's Beaches

One of Fremantle’s greatest attractions is its coastline of pristine beaches on the edge of the Indian Ocean.

The City’s four main beaches are perfect for swimming, relaxing, kite surfing, paddling and other leisure activities. They offer a range of facilities that can be accessed year round and are utilised by locals and tourists alike.

Visit: www.fremantlestory.com.au


Rottness Island

Rottnest Island is Western Australia's very own Island getaway, featuring a casual atmosphere, picturesque scenery and some of the world's finest beaches and bays, is located just 19 kilometres off the coast of Fremantle.

Visit: www.rottnestisland.com

 Margaret River

Just a 3 hour drive from Fremantle, the Margaret River region features pristine natural wonders, premium wineries, microbreweries and world class restaurants.  With so many things to do in the Margaret River region you'll need to stay for a few days to explore.

Visit: www.margaretriver.com

Explore the cosmopolitan city of Perth, where the natural beauty of the Swan River and Kings Park mix with skyscrapers, shopping and world-class dining.  The city is lined with pedestrian malls jam-packed with a wide variety of shops from inventive boutiques to national and global flagship stores where you can stock up on stylish fashions, buy some Aboriginal art or simply sit at a café with a coffee and watch the parades of people passing by.

Visit: www.experienceperth.com