Yirra Yaarnz

Sat 14 Jul 2018


WA Maritime Museum

Watch a day of play readings live streaming from The Blue Room Theatre by emerging West Australian Aboriginal playwrights responding to NAIDOC's national theme.

Mentored by award-winning playwrights Hellie Turner, Polly Low and Geoff Kelso through Yirra Yaarkin's Writer's Group, these artists showcase the importance of storytelling and playwriting as it relates to Aboriginal culture.

Yirra Yaarkin Theatre Company and The Blue Room Theatre are combining dedicated resources to nurture new and emerging aboriginal playwrights.

Recommended for ages 15+


Caption: Yirra Yaarnz Play Readings Group

Credit: Yirra Yaarkin Theatre Company

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.