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(9/3/2018) Bike Week 2018

Logo of the Bike Week eventIt’s Bike Week from Friday 16 to 25 March and you’re invited to join us and celebrate cycling at these events:

Fremantle history bike tour

Fremantle Tours logo against a black backdrop

Saturday 17 and 24 March, 2.00-5.00 pm. Meet at 147 South Terrace, Fremantle. 

You will experience the rich history of our port city, from our 40 000 years of indigenous culture, early European exploration, British colonisation, convict history and gold rush era through to the modern café, bar scene and alternative culture we have today.

Get an insight into the local spots, our rich past, vibrant present and exciting future!

Places strictly limited - find out more.

Street art bike tour

Fremantle Tours logo against a black backdrop

Sunday 18 March, 2.00-5.00 pm and Saturday 24 March, 10.00 am-1.00 pm. Meet at 147 South Terrace, Fremantle.

We will explore Fremantle's Street art scene, from commissioned pieces to graffiti, paste ups and stencils. We will talk of the piece's context, artist, history and where the line is drawn between street art and graffiti.

We still stop for a free coffee along the way and hopefully discover some new pieces along the way.

Places strictly limited - find out more.

Light me up ride

Saturday 24 March, 7.00-9.30 pm. Meet at South Beach.

Participants are encouraged to kit out their bikes and helmets with lights, reflectors or anything that glows.

Prizes will awarded to those with the best decorated bikes and extra points for those who use recycled or resuable materials.

Find out more.

Close up of a cycle strap on top of a bicycleBike Week 2018 photo competition

Show us how you celebrate Bike Week and enjoy cycling around Freo by taking a snap and posting it to Facebook and/or Instagram and tag #bikefreo and #bikeweekwa. 

Your snaps will go into a draw and you'll be in the running for a Cycle Sign Strap!