Sister cities

The City of Fremantle's international relations program, also known as Sister Cities, is a diverse program of exchanges and events with five sister cities and four friendship cities.

Its objectives are to promote:

  • international friendship, peace and goodwill
  • economic, cultural, educational, recreational and other beneficial exchanges
  • interaction between Fremantle and its Sister Cities
  • an awareness and appreciation of the traditions, customs and culture of Fremantle and its Sister Cities
  • tourism in Fremantle
  • student exchange programs to Sister Cities for students who reside or attend school within the municipality.

We currently have Sister City relationships with:

Exchanges with the above Sister Cities have included mayoral delegations, student and teacher exchange's, council officer exchanges and business and trade delegations.

Fremantle also has four friendship-city relationships. An alternative to the formal Sister City arrangement, friendship agreements share greetings and exchanges for a particular purpose and for a specified amount of time: