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HISTORIC IRISH FESTIVAL FOR FREMANTLE

Fremantle Kidogo Arthouse owner Joanna Robinson is organising a big historic, culture and art Irish festival in January next year to commemorate the arrival 150 years ago of the… 117 more words

Western Australia

Postcard from Fremantle

Two words of advice: Always volunteer.

OK, maybe not in every situation–really, now that I think about it, there are plenty of times you wouldn’t want to volunteer, so let me qualify that: If you’re a tourist on a guided tour, and the tour guide asks for volunteers, do it. 721 more words

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FREMANTLE PRISON MEMORIES

I used to walk past Fremantle Prison almost daily when I lived in Bellevue Terrace, but that is now many years ago, so when I had to go to a meeting in the old Drillhall late yesterday afternoon I went and had a look at the World Heritage listed building and took this photo.

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Western Australia

FREMANTLE CONVICT PHOTOS DISCOVERED

Fremantle people interested in history should go and buy the West Australian today as there is a fascinating article by Ken Acott about historic photos-mug shots-found of convicts. 91 more words

Western Australia

FREMANTLE -A RAFFISH HARBOUR CITY IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Fremantle or rather known as Freo is a raffish harbour city 30 minutes southwest of Perth in Western Australia, where the Swan River meets the Indian Ocean. 613 more words

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FREMANTLE PRISON CELEBRATES 25 YEARS OPEN

Fremantle Prison will be unlocked tomorrow, Tuesday January 24 from 2-6 pm to celebrate 25 years of being open to the public.

Get a FREE  sneak peek  inside the World Heritage listed old gaol that was built by convicts when the Swan River Colony became a penal colony for England in 1850. 22 more words

Western Australia