Things to Do in Fremantle Today
Things to do in Fremantle, the Shipwrecks Museum, South Beach The Round House Fremantle Market E Shed Markets.
Western Australia has relaxed its COVID 19 restrictions.
Fremantle is now open to Western Australian
Walk down from the cappuccino strip to South beach and relax on the beach. The walk is free and so is the beautiful park and beach at South Beach. It takes about 25 minutes to do this walk from Fremantle city center.
If you have a dog then there is a beach where dogs are permitted.
Western Australia’s Shipwrecks Museum in Fremantle
Restored 1850s-era commissariat building with artifacts documenting shipwrecks & their relics.
45 Cliff St, Fremantle WA 6160
Entrance is free and if you like you can make a gold coin donation.
The museum has significant historical value, here you will see relics from ships that were wrecked along the coast of Western Australia. The ship’s timbers from the Batavia and also many artifacts from the Dutch ship Zuytdorp.
For opening hours check out the website.
The Round House
A walk along Fremantle High street is interesting with many shops and pubs to investigate, at the end of the high street you can visit the roundhouse, do up to the lookout and see the views out to see and Fremantle harbor.
Built-in 1830, it’s the oldest building still standing in Western Australia.
The building was first used to lock up local criminals and then became a police lock-up. It was eventually given to the city of Fremantle. The building is built on a hill overlooking Fremantle and the harbor. And has a tunnel that connects the city side to the sea. It is possible to walk through these tunnels.
Historic Fremantle markets, it’s worth a trip to see the market its right bank in the middle of Fremantle city center, it’s very popular and has everything from hats, clothes to exotic food and also a fruit and vegetable section which is very popular with locals.
The complex also has a pub and live music.
E shed Market
Still not had enough then walk to the E Shed market, this is a market in one of the warehouses in the harbor. It has all things that are in the Fremantle market and has a large food hall where cheap eats are the norm.
Location: Peter Hughes Dr, Fremantle WA 6160 Victoria Quay
This is a weekend-only market