Fenians Art Fun

Sat 16 Dec 2017Sun 14 Jan 2018


WA Maritime Museum

Students from Fremantle Primary School, St Patrick's Primary School and Lance Holt School took inspiration from local artist, Marion Duke, to produce mixed media illustrations based on the emotional story of the "Catalpa Escape".

This special exhibition can be seen at the WA Maritime Museum until Thursday 14 January.

Acknowledgements: The Fenians Art Project was developed in collaboration with storyteller historians, Mike & Joy Lefroy, with illustrator, Samantha Hughes and coordinated by Paper Bird Children's Books & Arts in Fremantle.

Caption: Fenians Art Fun

Getting Here

Google map of Western Australian Museum - Fremantle


Victoria Quay,
Western Australia,

1300 134 081

Google map of Western Australian Museum - Fremantle

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 stop 24. Visit the Transperth website for timetables and details.

By Car
Paid parking is available in the City of Fremantle car park just outside the WA Shipwrecks Museum. Additional paid parking is available in the Wilsons car park at the WA Maritime Museum, Victoria Quay which is a short walk from the WA Shipwrecks Museum.

By Ferry
Captain Cook Cruises offer a range of ferry services from Perth which stop nearby at B-Shed ferry terminal.

Comprehensive accessibility information about the WA Maritime Museum can be found on the Access WA website.