Maritime Day

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Have you ever wondered how ships refuel?

Then tour bunkering vessel Vacamonte at this year’s Maritime Day. There will be action throughout the western end of Victoria Quay, inside historic B Shed and on the water.

It will be a fun-filled day for all ages, with an emphasis on information about the port, the maritime industry and maritime careers.

See and do

  • Leeuwin Ocean Adventure vs the Royal Australian Navy Cook-off
  • Win a laptop competition, Logistics Council Exhibition
  • Mike Lefroy’s free walking tours around Victoria Quay
  • Art Collective – Fremantle Art Movement, artists in residence
  • Gold coin donation entry, WA Maritime Museum
  • Pirate Radio outdoor broadcast
  • Entertainment on Victoria Quay and in B Shed featuring a number of schools
  • Fremantle Harbour Classic yacht race presented by the Fremantle Sailing Club from 1pm
  • Various marching bands, including Ocean Reef Primary School Drumming Corps, Australian Navy Cadets, Fremantle Sailing Club Pipes and Drums

For a full list of activities and events click here. See photos of last year's event here.