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A port rich in history

If you are seeking passenger and shipping records for ships that have called at Fremantle Port, please see contact details below. Ship registers are only registers of ships by date of arrival with a limited amount of detail and no passenger information.

Passenger and ship records

Please note that ship registers are only registers of ships by date of arrival with a limited amount of detail and no passenger information.

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Passenger records up to 1963

JS Battye Library of West Australian History

State Library of Western Australia

Alexander Library Building

Perth Cultural Centre

PERTH WA 6000

Telephone (08) 9427 3111 (Hours: Mon - Thurs 9am - 8pm, Fri 9am - 5.30pm, Sat/Sun 10am - 5.30pm)

http://www.liswa.wa.gov.au/

Passenger records from 1963 onwards:

National Archives

384 Berwick Street

EAST VICTORIA PARK WA 6101

PO Box 1144 EAST VICTORIA PARK WA 6981

Telephone (08) 9470 7500; Fax: 9470 2787

http://www.naa.gov.au/

Ship registers to 1954:

State Records Office of Western Australia

Ground Floor

Alexander Library Building

Perth Cultural Centre

PERTH WA 6000

Telephone (08) 9427 3360

http://www.sro.wa.gov.au/

 

Ship registers from 1954 onwards:

Fremantle Ports, phone (08) 9430 3555 for an appointment.

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