Things to See and Do
Near Munster, Western Australia, Australia
Discover Fremantle’s old and new-world charms. Against a backdrop of the best preserved 19th century port streetscape in the world, a day out in Fremantle is a blend of fabulous artisanal food, handcrafted beers, great coffee, quirky boutiques and a lively music, arts and festival scene. Highlights: - Fremantle Prison - Western Australian Maritime Museum - Fremantle Markets - Fremantle's Fishing Boat Harbour - Watch the various buskers - Fremantle Arts Centre
Featured Things to See and Do
Distance is calculated point-to-point. If landmarks, waterways or rivers are nearby, the distance may be further by road.
Take a bicycle ride along the beachfront cycleway. Travel North to Fremantle or South to explore the sights of Woodman Point Regional Park.
Historical Port of Fremantle
Visit the vibrant eclectic City of Fremantle with most beautiful heritage buildings, great beaches, delicious seafood, talented artists and designers. Fremantle has 7 day shopping and offers a fantastic array of food, fun and entertainment for all ages.
Woodman Point Jetty
Woodman Point Jetty is an ideal location to try your hand at fishing.
Open Friday to Sunday. Over over 150 stalls offering everything from ocean fresh seafood, fruit and vegies, freshly baked bread, cheeses and gourmet foods, health foods, coffee, fabulous clothing, handcrafted jewellery and much, much more.
Western Australian Maritime Museum
Victoria Quay, Fremantle. Opening Hours - Open 9.30am 5.00pm daily. 1.00pm 5.00pm Anzac Day and Boxing Day Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday.
The Fremantle Prison is one of Western Australia's premier heritage sites. The Prison was built by convicts in the 1850s and was closed as a place of incarceration in 1991 after 136 years of continuous use. Take a ghostly, torchlight night tour or Trek through sections of the labyrinth of tunnels by foot, then board the replica convict punts to explore the submerged passageways accessible only by boat on a Tunnel Tour. Discover original blast holes, bores, oil lamp recesses and artefact's from the days when working in the tunnels was hard labour for prisoners.
Major events including Drag Racing and Speedway are conducted from October through to April each season with Street Drag Racing running each and every Wednesday night from September through to May.
Adventure World - Theme Park
Come and experience the fun and excitement of Perth’s Premier Amusement Park featuring Western Australia’s best mix of wet and dry rides plus Kids Cove…something for the entire family! Closed Christmas Day & Good Friday.
Rottnest Island, 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. Journeys by ferry take 30 minutes from Fremantle, 45 minutes from Hillarys, 90 minutes from Perth, you can also get to the Island in 15 minutes by aeroplane from Jandakot Airport.
Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour
Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour is a thriving community of Restaurants, Café's and Tourist attractions. Visit Little Creature's Brewery for a quiet ale, Joe's Fish Shack, Kailis Fish Market & Café, Cicerellos or take a twilight cruise on and Escapade Eco Yacht.
Since 1985 Fremantle Tram Tours has been providing guided tours to thousands of the visitors to Fremantle aboard our replica 'trams'. With the entertaining and educational commentary provided by the driver, passengers quickly discover the authentic charm of Fremantle that makes it Western Australia's most visited City
Woodman Point Nature Reserve
Unlike many of Perth’s beaches, those at Woodman Point have a bushy backdrop of unique remnant vegetation. Magnificent natural remnants of tuart woodland, coastal health and the most extensive stands of Rottnest cypress found anywhere on the mainland characterise the park. Woodman Point has an intriguing history and features in Nyoongar creation stories.
Bus Stop to Fremantle
There is a bus stop at the front of the park that can take you directly into the hub of Fremantle. Just 15 minutes to reach the city or you can go the opposite direction to Rockingham for a day around Mangles Bay.