Port of Call Information

Port of Call Information

Fremantle, Australia


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Fremantle, Australia

Overview

Fremantle is a small port city in Western Australia located very close to Perth and is known for its British colonial roots and maritime history. It was established by British settlers as part of the Swan River Colony in 1829. The city is named after Charles Howe Fremantle. Fremantle is considered to be one of Perth's cultural center, with convict-built colonial era buildings, the old jetty and port, the maritime museum, and many other buildings of general historical interest. Full of easy-going energy this is the perfect place to relax while in Western Australia. 

Things to Do

Iconic Neighborhoods

  • Fremantle Waterfront - This port has most of Fremantle's history, and home to the newly built Western Australia Maritime Museum.
  • West End - This place is characterized by its Victorian-architecture and the University of Notre Dame Australia.
Hotels

Quest Fremantle
Address: 8 Pakenham St, Fremantle WA 6160, Australia
Phone: +61 8 9433 9400
1.2 miles to cruise terminal

Hougoumont Hotel
Address: 15 Bannister St, Fremantle WA 6160, Australia
Phone: +61 8 6160 6800
1.2 miles to cruise terminal

Activities
  • Established in 1897 the Fremantle Market is a legacy of the port. There are over 150 stalls with fresh fruits and produce, handcrafted jewelry and clothes, and artisanal food.
  • The Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbor is full of restaurants showcasing fresh seafood flavors, the best breweries, and bars.
  • Take a ferry to visit the happiest animal on Earth on Rottnest Island, the Quokka. Plus, amazing beaches along the coast.
Family Friendly
  • Visit the well-preserved boats and interactive exhibitions at the WA Maritime Museum. There's is also an underwater gallery where you can learn how to preserve natural landscapes and wildlife.
  • You can tour the high security, Fremantle Prison, built by convicts in the 1850s.
Sports

Australian Football
Freemantle Football Club
Optus Stadium: 333 Victoria Park Dr, Burswood WA 6100, Australia

Driving Directions

Fremantle Passenger Terminal
50 Peter Hughes Dr, Fremantle WA 6160, Australia

Parking garage is available a short walk from the cruise port

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