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The Freshwater Bay Museum’s new exhibition, School Days is now open. The exhibition looks at how schooling has changed over the last one hundred years, this story is told through the twenty five plus schools in and around the Claremont area. It will run throughout the remainder of 2016 and ends in March 2017.

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Intergenerational Play Day at Freshwater Bay Museum 2015

Tuesday September 1 from 10am to 12pm at Mrs Herbert’s Park (alongside the the Freshwater Bay Museum). Attractions include: The Swan Valley Cuddly Animal Farm, tub washing & old fashioned games. For more details of this free event call 1800 171 882 or

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Join us 66 Victoria Ave, Claremont for the next History in a Coffee Cup session as Historian, Anne Whyntie, author of the book, Sunset (formerly Claremont Old Men’s Home), talks about this important part of Perth’s history that spanned almost a century and plans for this iconic place’s future. Morning tea provided, RSVP essential. For bookings ph: 9340 6983 […]

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THE CLAREMONT TIGERS FOOTBALL CLUB – Thursday 4 June 2015 – 10am to12pm

Join us at the Freshwater Bay Museum for another History in a Coffee Cup session with Historian, Barry Butterworth who will be talking about the history of this iconic football club and the Current CEO, Dean Horsington discussing the club’s future directions. 66 Victoria Ave, Claremont. Morning tea provided. RSVP essential. For bookings – Ph: 9340 6983 […]

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FAMILY OPEN DAY FRIDAY 17 APRIL 2015 10am – 12pm

Come and visit the Freshwater Bay Museum for this free event. There will be Baby Animals to pat, Treasure Hunts, and Poppy Making and Whizz Bang postcards to commemorate the 100 years since the beginning of World War 1. No booking is required.

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History in a Coffee Cup: Thursday 9th April

This month’s History in a Coffee Cup will be looking at the history of the Perth Royal Show and the Royal Agricultural Society. Past RAS President Mr John O’Meehan will be here to give a talk. Please feel free to come and share your stories about the Show too, we would love to hear them. […]

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