Your Free Perth Visitor Information Guide

Your Free Perth Visitor Information Guide

Fremantle Dragon Boat Festival

05/05/2019 - 05/05/2019 Fremantle Dragon Boat Festival

In the majestic setting of Western Australia’s iconic Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour, the inaugural Fremantle Dragon Boat Festival will be a spectacular celebration of world-class dragon boat athletes led by Dragon Boating WA. The exciting racing will be presented in an atmosphere of pageantry and colour, music and Chinese culture. The festival will be abuzz with excitement and unforgettable performances by highly skilled and acrobatic Dragon and Lion Dancers, who will mesmerize and dazzle with their artistry! Visitors can enjoy the races from the award-winning Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour’s many fine restaurants that overlook the water and Mews Park. The festival offers a unique opportunity to gather family members, friends and community together to enjoy a fun filled, exciting event! Come and revel in the festivities which will commence at 10am with a dragon boat regatta, onto sprint racing and the crowning of the winning team! The festival is a free entry, family friendly event.