Sat 27 Aug 2011


WA Maritime Museum

On Saturday 27 August 2011, the Western Australian Museum - Maritime will be open to the public with gold coin donation to celebrate maritime day.

The Celebrate Maritime Day expo at B Shed on Saturday 27 August will feature tours on HMAS Newcastle, one of the Royal Australian Navy’s Adelaide Class guided missile frigates, at nearby C Berth.

Visitors can also:

• learn more about ships and shipping
• get information about education and careers in the maritime industry
• take a free harbour boat ride
• inspect a tug
• see hydrographers digitally map the seabed.
• sample great food for a gold coin donation to Fremantle Hospital
• celebrate WA’s great maritime heritage
gold coin entry to the Maritime Museum

Coffee and snacks available in B Shed and E Shed.

Image copyright of Fremantle Ports

Getting Here


Victoria Quay Road,
Western Australia,


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.