Australia Day 2017
Australia Day, January 26, is a fantastic day in Fremantle and 2017 will be no different. There will be a range of activities available in and around Bathers Beach House including:
- Upstairs - Hottest 100 party in the upstairs bar from 11am. (free entry)
- Australia Day Fireworks from 8pm (please note the new location below.)
- Restaurant - dining for lunch and dinner from 11am until late.
- Beach Lounges available for reservation.
- Blow Up Waterslideramma, Funfair, & Antique Carousel around the Bathers Beach Area.
Upstairs - Hottest 100 Party
For lot's of Australian's nothing says Australia Day more than the annual triple J hottest 100. This year Bathers Beach House will play the live broadcast from 11am, with a DJ taking over after the winning song to play until the 8pm fireworks and beyond.
Entry is absolutely free and we have a range of specials available on the day during the hottest 100 broadcast:
- all pints are $10 including all of the local craft beers.
- $15 cocktail specials available all day.
- traditional aussie food, including hot dogs, pies and lamingtons.
Please note we have limited capacity upstairs and this upstairs is free 18+ only. we recommend getting in early so you do not miss out.
Fremantle Australia Day Fireworks
The Fishing Boat Harbour Traders Association in associaltion with the fremantle BID will be keeping the tradition of Fremantle’s Australia Day Fireworks going by hosting a fireworks display as part of their four day Freo Fiesta. The event is going back to it's roots, where it was started 10 years ago and staged in Fishing Boat Harbour as the Cracker Night.
Fireworks will be launched from the end of the groyne at fremantle sailing club, which is the entry to fishing boat harbour, back towards the harbour. Bathers beach House guests will have a great view from our southern balconies or the beach and jetty in front of the venue.
The fireworks will start at 8pm and a music track will be broadcast by local fremantle radio station pirate 88.
Bathers Beach Area Activities
This Australia Day the Bathers Beach area will host a range of family friendly attractions and activities for everyone to enjoy their day however they chose.
Water Slideramma - 12pm to 6pm
Enjoy a range of blowup water slides for big & little kids to enjoy.
Fun Fair & Antique Carousel - 10am to late
Take a ride on the antique carousel outside Kidogo Arthouse or wander through the fun fair.
Bathers Beach House licensed beach lounges will be available to book for Australia Day, when you will be able to enjoy food and beverage service from the comfort of your beach lounge. There is very limited availability.so you will need to book one online. You can do so with instant confirmation from our online reservation system by clicking here
Our downstairs restaurant and alfresco area will operate as normal serving lunch and dinner from 11am.
As always it is recommended that you book a table for the inside restaurant, you can do so on our website with instant confirmation by clicking here
Our alfresco area is available for walk in guests as availability allows..
additional australia day information
please note that mews road will be closed from 7 to 9pm on australia day to make the entire area pedestrian friendly. should you be wnating to leave immediately after teh fireworks display it is recommended not parking inside and of the carparks in fishing boat harbour.
alternatively why not make a reservation for dinner with us after the fireworks and wait for the crowds to subside and then enjoy a leisurely trip home.