Things To Do in Fremantle

A Painted Fish Wedding

Date:                     A Sunday afternoon in May 2009 Place:                    A couch in a house in the Kimberley Desert She said:              Will you marry me? He said:                Yes. She said:              Where? He said:                The Painted Fish? She said:              Yeah! Six months later, after a move to East Timor and some long-distance planning with Tim & Shani…  Date:                     28…

Read More

From one of our overseas guests . . .

Veronique and Carel are a couple of our European visitors who have stayed at the Painted Fish twice – and we have loved having them! We thought other visitors might enjoy their reflections on staying with us – The first time we stayed in the Painted Fish was almost exactly two years ago. We’d planned…

Read More

Strings take wings in Fremantle

A number of Freo’s cafes, restaurants and other businesses are offering their patrons free chamber music performances between 24 June and 9 July. These businesses are hosting the musicians as part of the Fremantle Winter Strings Festival. They are hoping to raise the profile of string instrument playing, and to raise awareness of the Concert…

Read More