Book NowTake a journey to the time of the Wadjuk, the traditional custodians of Fremantle, Perth and the Swan River. learn of Fremantle's untold history spanning from the Dreamtime to the arrival of the early explorers and settlers.

Hear the ancient Dreamtime story of the Nyoongar People, visit the Roundhouse Prison, Western Australia's first public building completed in 1831 and learn of it's tragic link with Rottnest Island which served as a prison for over 3700 Aboriginal men during the years of 1838-1931.

Follow the story of Yagan (The Wadjuk Warrior) and Midgegooroo (The Wadjuk Elder of the Beeliar people) who both resisted settlment in the year of 1833

Discover how sustainability and caring for nature was a way of life. 

90 minutes in duration

Tour departs from lawn area of the Maritime Museum Shipwreck Galleries (Cliff St) Fremantle.

To book online please click the red tab above.  To book over the phone using a credit card or pay  in store please visit/call the Fremantle Visitor Centre  (08) 9431 7878

Adults: $35     Concession:$25    Groups of 10+:$25   Children: $15

Please note: a minimum of four guest will be required for the tour to operate, if booking for one or two please email  prior to booking to ensure the tour timeslot has met minimum numbers.

(Bookings are essential) 1:30-3:00pm Saturdays. weekdays by appointment See online booking schedule

For Enquiries:
Mobile: 0405 630 606

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The Fremantle Indigenous Heritage Tour provides a history that dates back past Fremantle's well documented account of the last 200 years.  Here in lies the rich and colourful Indigenous history spanning nearly 40,000 years.

Take a step back in time and hear an ancient Dreamtime(Creation) Story of the South West of Western Australia 

Experience the Fremantle Whaling Tunnel, learn of early whaling and hear the Aboriginal perspective as to ‘why whales beach themselves’. 

Hear about different bush foods and interesting native coastal plants.

View the islands off the coast and hear of a time long ago when the sea level was down and they were once tree covered hills.

Discover the the Round House Prison, Western Australia's oldest public building and explore the history with guidance by the Fremantle Volunteer Heritage Guides

Discover Fremantle from the Dreamtime to today!Book Now