Whether by design, its geography or simply the time the city has had to mature, Fremantle has the holy grail of urban design: mixed-use activated streets, vibrant cafés, entertainment venues, a relaxed informal atmosphere and a colourful mix of residents and visitors. The best efforts of urban designers and placemaking experts often fall short on delivering what seems to unfold naturally in Fremantle – a feel-good vibe that resonates with all ages.

Fremantle looks and feels quite different to any other part of Perth.The port city is famous for its diversity, and its creative hubs have long been a lure for local talent.

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