School Holidays at the WA Maritime Museum Sat 6 Jul 2019 – Sun 21 Jul 2019 Activity times vary WA Maritime Museum Super Sharks Join us at the WA Maritime Museum these school holidays as we explore the wonderful world of sharks in our latest exhibition Planet Shark: Predator or Prey. Planet Shark: Predator or Prey Leave the outside world behind as you dive into the incredible underwater world of sharks–without getting your feet wet! With rare fossils, life-sized models of real sharks, and a multi-sensory cinematic walk-through, this experience is perfect for young and old alike. Dates: Opening Saturday 6 July Times: Entry 9.30am - 5pm daily Cost: Prices vary Age: All ages are welcome, but suited for 7+ Bookings: Essential for groups 10+ on 1300 134 081 XR:WA Festival Travel to Antarctica, swim with a White Shark, or dive deep into the undersea world in this virtual reality festival! Dates: Saturday 6 - Monday 8 July Times: Session times vary Cost: Free. WA Maritime Museum adult entry fees apply. Age: 7+. Participants must be accompanied by an adult. Bookings: Essential for groups 10+ on 1300 134 081 For more information head to the XR:WA event page. Shark Show: World of Wonders Don’t miss this fun, interactive theatre show about sharks! Join us for a rollicking journey through the wonderful world of sharks in this entertaining and informative theatre show for families. Shark fact or shark fiction–you decide! Dates: 11 - 19 July Times: 10.30am & 11.30am Cost: Free. WA Maritime Museum adult entry fees apply. Age: All ages Bookings: Essential for groups 10+ on 1300 134 081 We Love Sharks Make your own shark paper craft creations or paper tole picture, and listen to some fascinating shark-themed stories. You can even contribute to our goal of creating 1000 origami sharks to raise awareness of shark conservation. Dates:6 - 21 July Times: Storytelling at 11am; Activities 10am - 2pm Cost: 4+ Bookings: Essential for groups 10+ on 1300 134 081 NAIDOC Week Family Fun Day Join us for a family fun day at the WA Maritime Museum as we celebrate NAIDOC Week, the diverse Aboriginal cultures of Western Australia and the incredible people in our communities who lead the way for future generations. Dates: Tuesday 9 July Times: 10am – 2pm Cost: Free. WA Maritime Museum adult entry fees apply. Age: All ages Bookings: Essential for groups 10+ on 1300 134 081 Djinda Kaatijin Djinda Kaatijin (which in the Nyoongar language means ‘to understand stars’) is the next exciting instalment in Yirra Yaakin’s series of productions for young people. Through a mix of traditional Nyoongar dreaming stories and contemporary indigenous storytelling, Djinda Kaatijin explores the importance of the stars and how they are culturally important to us all. Dates: Wednesday 10 July Times: 11am & 1pm Cost: Free Age: 4+ Further Information: Visit yirrayaakin.com.au Programs are subject to availability. All children 12 years and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Caption: Planet Shark opens at the WA Maritime Museum these school holidays! Credit: Grande Exhibitions Getting Here Address WA Maritime Museum Victoria Quay Road, Fremantle, Western Australia, 6160, Australia Phone 1300 134 081 By Train The WA Maritime Museum is located within walking distance of Fremantle Station visit the Transperth website for timetables. By Bus The WA Maritime Museum is serviced by the free Fremantle Cat Service, at Red stop 1. Visit the Transperth website for timetables and details. By Car Paid parking is available in the Wilsons car park at the WA Maritime Museum, Victoria Quay Road. By Ferry Captain Cook Cruises offer a range of ferry services from Perth which stop nearby at B-Shed ferry terminal. View the discussion thread.