Visit Fremantle & Beyond
Below are a list of things to see and do in Fremantle and beyond. For further information on each of these attractions please click on the link to be taken directly to their website.
Explore the iconic Fremantle Markets and then relax and enjoy some al fresco food and coffee on the Cappuccino Strip.
Explore Australia’s national centre for maritime collections at Australian National Maritime Museum.
Rottnest Island is located just off-shore from Perth this island is a 35 minute ferry ride from Fremantle. The island boasts the best this area has to offer, with secluded sandy white beaches, crystal clear waters for snorkelling around the area’s coral reefs and an array of native animals to view. Rotto, as it is called by the locals is a car free zone, adding to the relaxed feel of the island.
Head across for afternoon tea at Cottesloe Beach overlooking the beautiful white sands and blue water.
Wander through the Botanic Gardens and see Perth City from the tree-top walkway in Kings Park – the largest inner city park in the world.
Spend the day at Caversham Wildlife Park one of Perth’s most exciting tourist attractions, showcasing the largest private collection of native wildlife in Western Australia. Or visit the Perth Zoo – a 7 minute drive from the CBD, this award-winning zoo is home to approximately 1300 native and exotic animals from over 230 species as well as a world famous breeding program for critically endangered species.
Located only a 5 minute walk from the Perth CBD, the Swans and Bell Tour a towering glass spire is one giant musical instrument of considerable historical and cultural significance with a dedication to become a world-centre of excellence in the art of English change ringing.
Housed in one of Western Australia’s most historical buildings, the Perth Mint is located a few minutes’ walk from the CBD.
Catch a short ferry to Rottnest Island and cycle around with the native quokkas.
Take a day trip to explore the mysterious Pinnacles in Nambung National Park.
Enjoy wine and chocolates in the Swan Valley.
Take a few days to visit the wineries in Margaret River and the South West.