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Abrolhos Adventure 1908

The Leeuwin Youth Explorer voyages are the greatest tall ship adventure for youth. This week-long voyage departs from Fremantle and arrives into Geraldton this April!  Our voyages enable you to surround yourself with active new friends, develop skills for the workplace and to test your personal limits. A day on board We run a working ship, so during the voyage you will be part of a whole heap of hands-on activities, from: - Navigating the ship and taking the helm - Setting and furling the sails - Climbing the masts and working aloft - Standing watch while sailing through the night Weather conditions, watch…

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 April school holidays (excluding Good Friday and Easter Monday). 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…

School Holiday 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 April school holidays (excluding ANZAC Day). 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…

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Behind the Scenes Fremantle Prison Museum Collection

Join Fremantle Prison’s curatorial team for an exclusive behind the scenes look at the curatorial work spaces of Fremantle Prison’s museum collection. Fremantle Prison holds a diverse collection of approximately 12,000 historic objects. The collection spans the operational life of the Prison from 1855 through to 1991, and has cultural heritage significance due to its association with Fremantle Prison and Western Australia’s history.   Fremantle Prison’s curatorial team will take you behind the scenes into the work spaces of the Prison’s museum collection, discussing how cultural objects are cared for at Perth’s only World Heritage site. After undergoing cleaning and registration,…

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History of Aboriginal Incarceration at Fremantle Prison

Uncover the legacy of indigenous incarceration at ‘Walyalup’, a story of sadness and survival.Join Fremantle Prison’s experienced Tour Guides and learn about the confronting history of Aboriginal incarceration in Fremantle and Western Australia. Aboriginal people have been incarcerated in Western Australian prisons since the early days of the colony, first appearing at Fremantle Prison in 1858 when the convict and colonial prison systems were merged. By 1954, the number of Aboriginal prisoners had increased significantly, with men, women and children incarcerated in great numbers. This was in part due to a legacy of discriminatory legislation that resulted in differential treatment…

Floor Talk Protest and Unrest Exhibition

Join Curator Olimpia Cullity as she walks you through Fremantle Prison's new exhibition, focusing on key stories and artefacts, and the exhibition’s journey from concept to delivery. 'Protest and Unrest at Fremantle Prison' explores the ways in which prisoners reacted to and railed against their imprisonment and the conditions under which they lived. Several protests are examined in detail, using personal accounts from prisoners, officers and the administration.  The exhibition also showcases objects never displayed before, such as improvised weapons from the 1988 riot, an electric battery box and prisoner graffiti, presenting a confronting view of life inside.Registration for this event is…

Propagation Knowhow with Claire Greenhill

Why buy when you can propagate? Join plant guru Claire Greenhill for this session covering the basics of plant propagation for common house plants such as devils ivy, ficus, monstera, succulents, and pilea.  This seminar will cover how to choose the right indoor plants, what you need to create the ideal environment for propagation and tips for growing in water, soil and air layering.  Perfect for the plant obsessed and those wanting to learn a new skill. Sign up and turn your home into a green oasis!  Date and time:    Saturday 2nd of March, 10:00am - 11:00amSaturday 25th of May, 10:00am - 11:00am 10% off plants at…

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Make Your Own Ceramic Mugs with Sarana Haeata

Learn to hand build and glaze your very own ceramic mugs with artist Sarana Haeata across two-weekend sessions. In the first session, students will learn a slab technique to create the unique shape of their mugs. By the end of this session each student will have at least four cups ready for firing. In the second session, Sarana will guide the group through glazing techniques that will best achieve each participant’s individual design. Collect your mugs from Stackwood the following week ready for you to sip your morning coffee out of. This skill is easily transferable to your home space so you can keep…

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Aboriginart Indigenous Fine Art Gallery

Aboriginart specialises in ethically sourced indigenous paintings from the Central & Western Desert regions. These amazing contemporary pieces have been created by some of the most collectable artists in Australia today whose work has been extensively exhibited and collected both privately and publicly all over the world including many in the National Gallery in Canberra. These internationally revered artists include Kathleen Petyarre, Judy Watson Napangardi, Kudditji Kngwarreye, Mitjili Napurrula, Gloria Petyarre, and the late greats Minnie Pwerle, Dorothy Napangardi, Makinti Napanangka and Ningura Napurrula. We have a stunning range of diverse designs and sizes suitable for any domestic or corporate…

AcroYoga Perth

AcroYoga combines acrobatic concepts with a yogic consciousness. Acro Yoga Perth brings people together, feeling the connection of energies. Develop the physical body and at the same time strengthen the emotional and spiritual bodies. Stretch, balance, trust, laugh, love. Awaken and balance your energies and share together. Feel your heart open and fill with goodness as you laugh, stretch, twist, balance, fly, nurture, embrace. We will also combine some wonderful Thai Yoga massage techniques in the class to stretch, nourish and nurture which is something that Jo brings as a separate offering to the classes and workshops, this is an…

Anytime Fitness Fremantle

Open Now! Anytime Fitness Fremanlte is a new, spacious 24/7 gym in the heart of Fremantle What we offer.... -state of the art cardio equipment within built TV and Internet access. - large free weights area, pin loaded machines and squat racks. - functional training area and dedicated stretch area. -24/7 access to 3000 clubs globally. - friendly knowledgeable staff. - personal training and group training.  - clean modern facilities including toilets showers. What a great place to get motivated and reach your health fitness goals!  Contact us for a tour and be one of the first to try out this fantastic new club.  Free Parking…

Army Museum of Western Australia

The Army Museum of WA has a collection that encompasses material from the pre-federation period through to the present day, covering both peace-time army units as well as the involvement of West Australians in all major conflicts and operations that Australia was engaged in throughout this period including the South African War, World War 1, World War 2, the Korean War, South Vietnam and the more recent operations such as East Timor, Iraq and Afghanistan. The role of women's services in many of these major conflicts and operations is also integrated with the museum's displays covering these. Highly recommended as one…

Artitja Fine Art

Based in South Fremantle Artitja Fine Art is a private gallery specialising in Australian Indigenous Fine Art from remote and regional art centres and communities. We hold up to four specialised exhibitions a year and outside of those times we are available by appointment. Since 2004 the gallery has established itelf as one of Perth's most reputable and accessible Indigenous art galleries. Artitja Fine Art's aim is in connecting cultures through art.  Aboriginal art is not just aesthetically beautiful, it provides important insights into Indigenous stories and Tjurrkupa (dreamings). Within Australia and internationally, the art plays an important role as a medium for…

Bar Hop

Bar Hop is a walking tour company operating in both Perth & Fremantle. The concept is simple. We visit three bars in three hours and the focus is on having fun! We’re all about meeting new people, so whether you haven’t been out in a while, can’t decide where to head out his weekend, or you’re from out of town and you’re just visiting Fremantle, Bar Hop has a great night out all ready for you to enjoy.

Bathers Beach Art Precinct

The Bathers Beach Art Precinct is part of the conservation and activation work around the historic Arthur Head area of Fremantle, Western Australia. The area is of historical significance for indigenous Australians and European settlement of Western Australia. The precinct is home to more than 20 established and highly respected sculptors, painters, photographers, Indigenous artists, a ceramic artist and designers, one of which is the famous sculptor Greg James who created the sculpture of the fisherman at Fishing Boat Harbour. Other artists include Joanna Robertson, Jenny Dawson, Peter Zuvela, Ann Land, Carol Hazel, Caroline Thompson and Tessa Joy. Studios Kidogo…

Bathers Beach Art Precinct Cliff Uplighting

Watch the sun go down and the lights go up. Colourful up lighting has been installed on the coastal side of the Arthur's Head cliff face between J shed and Kidogo as part of the activation of the Bathers Beach Art Precinct. The lights will be turned on at sunset every evening with extra special lights on the weekends! Come down and have a look at this beautiful precinct.

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