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10 November 2021

Walyalup Koort Community Open Day change of date - now Sunday 12 December. 

The new heart of Fremantle, Walyalup Koort is ready to welcome you back as the Birak season arrives in the port city. Bring your family, kids, friends and neighbours to celebrate this historic moment in Fremantle's history.

A program of events runs right through December and January including a very special Community Open Day, Community Christmas Carols and Shakespeare in the Park. Kids can try out the colourful new Walyalup Koort playground inspired by our port city’s industrial history.

Relax in beautiful outdoor areas, visit the new state-of-the-art Fremantle Library and History Centre, and join the opening celebrations of the new FOMO complex as they open their doors. There’s something for everyone in Walyalup Koort.

FREMANTLE LIBRARY CHRISTMAS PARTY

Celebrate the festive season at the Fremantle Library Christmas Party in Walyalup Koort. All ages are welcome to explore the library’s beautiful new home, in the heart of Fremantle and take part in Christmas-themed activities throughout the day.
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WALYALUP KOORT COMMUNITY OPEN DAY

Join us to celebrate the opening of Walyalup Koort, the only formal town square in Western Australia, with a very special community open day on Sunday 12 December (rescheduled from Sunday 5 December) from 2 pm to 5 pm. There’ll be activities for everyone as we gather to mark this important milestone in Fremantle’s history.
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FOMO ALLEY EATS WEEKENDER

From Friday 10 December to Sunday 12 December, you'll find an abundance of delicious food options from newly opened ‘Street Eats’ restaurants, roving performers, circus workshops, DJ's and so much more at FOMO Freo.
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12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS

Celebrate the festive season with this 12-day program of fun filled Christmas events and activities every Thursday to Sunday from 2-19 December including Community Carols, a Christmas Light Show, Elf on the Shelf Christmas Trail and more.
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SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK

Delivered by Fremantle Theatre Company, Shakespeare in the Park is an outdoor spectacular for families and friends, poetry and play in the open air, taking in the best that summer nights have to offer lucky WA theatre lovers.
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EXPLORE THE NEIGHBOURHOOD

The heart of Fremantle in the square originally imagined in 1833 by John Septimus Roe and where the wide blue Western Australian skies meet the architecture of a spirited 19th century gold rush port city, where avenues of Jacaranda trees line the streets and Moreton Bay figs and plane trees create a canopy for an urban room in the heart of the downtown area. THIS IS WALYALUP KOORT.
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SPECIAL OFFERS

As part of the 12 Days of Christmas, some of Fremantle's favourite attractions and restaurants have put together special discounts and offers exclusively for the festive season. Check out the special offers available for Elf on the Shelf, Community Christmas Carols and Christmas Light Show ticket holders.
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