Sailors guide to Fremantle (History with beer or wine)
- Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)
- Product code: Sailor
Start Time: 12.30 pm Saturday and Sunday
Duration: 2.5 hrs
Start Point: The Roundhouse (ocean end of High Street)
End Point: The Ball and Chain Bar - The Esplanade.
This tour explores the wonderful "West End" of Fremantle that was where countless people have jumped off ships through the years. En route, enjoy a couple of quiet beers or wines (included) while visiting some of Fremantle’s working mans clubs including the Buffalo Club and the Navy Club. The tour begins at the Roundhouse, WA’s oldest building, concluding at the Ball & Chain Bar where light snacks will be provided.
As a sailor arriving in Fremantle through the years, what was life like? Pioneering settlers, Dutch explorers, whalers, migrants, convicts, naval seamen, gold seekers and many other groups of people have arrived via Fremantle over the centuries. This new tour captures their stories and perspectives on the land and the challenges they faced.