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Fremantle Visitor Centre

Kings Square | 8 William Street, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia
+61 8 9431 7878
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The Fremantle Visitor Centre is the official visitor information centre for Fremantle and the true hotspot for visitors to plan their visit. The friendly, experienced staff and guides are local experts and can assist with: • no fee accommodation and tour booking service • free brochure and maps • general tourism information and advice • accessibility information • guides on events and what’s on • free Wi-Fi and bike hire • bookings for South West Coach Lines and Trans WA • a range of merchandise and souvenirs • specialist advice for corporate and conference enquiries • national park passes This facility is accessible. For more information visit the Disability access and inclusion page on the City of Fremantle website.
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“gave us a map” (2 reviews)
“free bus” (2 reviews)
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Kings Square | 8 William Street, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia
+61 8 9431 7878
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got there 10 minutes before closing time the lady was most helpful not rushing at all and gave us the information we needed.

Thank valarie2016
Fremantle Visit... C, Team Leader at Fremantle Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know we made a difference. We love what we do so it was our pleasure to be able to assist.

Reviewed 4 September 2017

As we expected they have the brochures, timetables, maps, information and and can make bookings. Do not forget that Freo has two free CAT bus routes, with frequent services. that can get you around much of the town.More

Thank platypus150
Fremantle Visit... C, Team Leader at Fremantle Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thanks for the great overview of what we do. We also offer bikes for a refundable bond including electric bikes, adult and children's bikes. We have a terrific team of knowledgeable local volunteers, Fremantle Ambassadors and staff who can answer any question that you have...More

Reviewed 4 July 2017

While on a motorcycle tour around Australia I contacted the centre from Broome with a rather challenging and tight price criteria for a short four day stay. Fortunately I spoke with Lee Perry who promised to do her best within twenty four hours. Not only...More

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The very friendly staff were keen to offer advice and information. Best part was the free "hire" of two electric bikes. They are awesome and great for those few parts of the cycle paths with hills.More

Thank NoelHH
Fremantle Visit... C, Team Leader at Fremantle Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

The City of Fremantle is committed to making Fremantle a bicycle friendly place and the Visitor Centre offers a free bike hire, including standard bikes and electric bikes. It sounds like you must have explored the surrounding Fremantle suburbs. I hope you found Monument Hill...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017

Thanks to the team at Fre-O visitors centre for sorting us out for our visit. We were very happy with the service we recieved. Staff were very helpful.

Thank bbsydney96
Fremantle Visit... C, Team Leader at Fremantle Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thanks for the message. We aim to he helpful so this is the best compliment we can receive. I'll certainly pass it on to the team that were there on that day. Happy travels.

Reviewed 5 March 2017

The volunteers here were really helpful. Lots of pamphlets and this is where you can get free bike hire for the day and also balls/bats for the ping pong tables in the park across the road.More

Thank Megan H
Fremantle Visit... C, Team Leader at Fremantle Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Our team of volunteers are local experts who love to help people discover our town. It sounds like you discovered quite a lot! We do have bike hire for a refundable deposit of $200 per bike. The Visitor Centre keeps a fleet of bicycles and...More

Reviewed 10 February 2017

This is a great place to go to get some ideas of what to see and do near Fremantle. However, it's not that easy to find, as it's nowhere near the train station or public transport. It's in the heart of Freo, and has some...More

Thank Merilyn_S_12
Fremantle Visit... C, Team Leader Visitor Services at Fremantle Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

Hi Merilyn Thank you for the informative review and I'm glad that you found us! Our long term vision is to expand our services to include 'roving volunteers' who provide visitor information at high traffic areas such as the train station. If you return, we...More

Reviewed 16 December 2016

We stopped in when we first arrived in Freo. The staff was helpful and provided us the information we were looking for as well as provided us the map we needed for our day. I would recommend starting here

Thank bas0921
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Friendly warm greeting upon arrival. Very thin room, hard to negotiate if you are with someone else and want to look at the same thing. Would help if the stands in the middle of the walkway were not there.

Thank beaustravels
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Nice friendly staff and very efficient. We managed to get all the information that we needed for our visit to Fremantle. This should be you first place to visit when you come here

Thank olie293
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26 November 2016|
Response from Fremantle Visit... C | Property representative |
HI debayne I apologise that we did not get to your enquiry at the time of posting. We have experienced some difficult with our email notifications and missed your message. If your query is still current please get in... More
13 October 2016|
Response from Gardensrfun1 | Reviewed this property |
Buses are available, however I always use a taxi
4 August 2016|
Response from Stacey L |
Hello, the best way to get from Perth to Fremantle is the Perth Underground train station (roughly 10 minute walk from your hotel). Fremantle city is an awesome place to discover on foot so no car necessary to delight in the... More