Fremantle Family Fun Day

Fenians, Fremantle & Freedom Festival

Sat 6 Jan 2018


WA Maritime Museum

As part of the Fenians, Fremantle & Freedom Festival, join us for an all ages Family Fun Day at the WA Maritime Museum!

  • Take the Shamrock Trail to discover the tale of two famous Irishmen!
  • What would it be like to be at sea in a sailing ship in the 1860s? Get the inside story from some of the Museum exhibits!
  • Storytelling and activities for kids.
  • 6 - 12 year olds will have the chance to build their very own model boat* (BOOKED OUT!)
  • Wander the Wild Goose Trail to Bather’s Beach for kite making and flying as well as other craft activities (don’t forget your bathers!)

Events are free, Museum entry by donation. Charges for the Escape to Pompeii exhibition apply.

*Model boat building sessions are booked out.

Fenians, Fremantle & Freedom Festival

Caption: Fenian Family Fun Day.

Image copyright Jared Sluyter

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.