Fishing Boat Harbour - PHOTOGRAPHER COMMENT
A panorama taken from a jetty in Fishing Boat Harbour in Fremantle. This is a working fishing harbour, and is now very popular for the restaurants that line the quays that serve fish caught and landed during the day.
Fishing Boat Harbour - FURTHER INFORMATION
Fishing Boat Harbour - Perth visitor guide showing a virtual tour of 'Fishing Boat Harbour' linked to an interactive map with local and travel information. 360° panoramas from Western Australia.
Wide open skies over Fishing Boat Harbour in Fremantle, excellent weather for the boats to be out catching the world class seafood this laid-back town proudly offers in it's many waterfront restaurants.
Always a busy working port, the fishing industry has thrived here since the port was first founded by colonists arriving at the entrance to the Swan River estuary. Fishing still sustains a community rejuvenated by tourism in the wake of the 1987 America's Cup - particularly in this harbour area as the fishing fleet meets ever more demand from busy Seafood restaurants and the sightseers who flock here to sample the seaside lifestyle and legendary hospitality that the was showcased to the world during the famous yacht race.
TRAVEL DIRECTIONS AND GETTING THERE
The harbour area is served by Success Harbour train station to the south and The Esplanade train station to the north. Canning Highway (highway 6) runs from central Perth via The Causeway into central Fremantle.From there follow Victoria Quay road through to Marine Terrace next to the fishing boat harbour.