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Walking your dog in a public place


All dogs must be held on a leash in a public place, unless in a designated dog exercise area.

The designated dog exercise areas within the City of Fremantle can be found in the City's Applications and Open Data Hub map.

North Fremantle

*Gilbert Fraser Oval - John Street
Rock Bay Foreshore - Rule Street
North Fremantle foreshore - Johanna Street
Leighton Beach - (north of railway footbridge) Port Beach Road


*Fremantle Park - Ellen / Ord Street
*Gibson Park - High / Chudleigh Street
*Stevens Reserve - Stevens Street
Virgina Ryan Park - Watkins Street 
*Horrie Long Reserve - Amherst / Forrest Street
*Beach Reserve - Beach Street / Canning Highway  
*Knutsford Street Playground - Knutsford / Swanbourne Street 

South Fremantle

*Wilson Park - South Terrace / Douro Road
*Parmelia Park - Parmelia / Chester Street
*South Fremantle Dog Beach - (North of Douro Road to Sailing Club only) Marine Terrace


*Hilton Park - Lefroy Road / Carrington Street
*Davis Park - Conway / Edgar Court
*Bruce Lee Reserve - South / Caesar Street


*Grigg Place Park - Grigg Place / Snook Crescent
*Griffith Place Park - Griffith Place Park / Nicholas Crescent


*Sir Frederick Samson Park - Sellenger / McCombe Avenue

*Note: Please keep your dog on a leash if a sporting event is in progress.

Rules for dogs in public places 

  • Your dog needs to be on its leash on streets and all other parks.
  • Please make sure your dog wears a collar with a registration tag attached.
  • Please make sure you clean up after your dog.

Contact us

Community Safety and Rangers
Walyalup Civic Centre
151 High Street
Fremantle WA 6160
T 08 9432 9999
F 08 9432 9909
After hours: 1300 360 666

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