Your Free Perth Visitor Information Guide

Your Free Perth Visitor Information Guide

Blessing of the Fleet

25/10/2015 - 25/10/2015 Blessing of the Fleet

The Blessing of the Fleet was first introduced to Fremantle by Italian migrant fishermen in 1948, it’s become an important annual event for the port, combining culture and history in a day of fun including fireworks
The annual  procession leaves from St Patrick’s Basilica to the Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour for the Blessing. The procession is followed by a celebration on the Esplanade Reserve. The procession usually leaves from St Patrick’s at about 2.00pm, and finishes around 5pm. Free fireworks starts at 8pm!