Blessing of the Fleet
Oct
29
2:00 PM14:00

Blessing of the Fleet

  • St Patricks Basilica to Fishing Boat Harbour Fremantle Australia (map)
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The Blessing of the Fleet

The Blessing of the Fleet was first introduced to Fremantle by Italian migrant fishermen in 1948, it’s become an important annual event for the port, combining culture and history in a day of fun including fireworks
The annual  procession leaves from St Patrick's Basilica to the Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour for the Blessing. The procession is followed by a celebration on the Esplanade Reserve.

Route

St Patricks Basilica to Fishing Boat Harbour from 2.00 pm - 5.00 pm.

Road closures

Adelaide Street, Queen Street, Cantonment street, High Street, Henry Street, Marine Terrace, Pakenham Street and Mews Road.

Fireworks

Fireworks at Esplanade reserve from 3.00 pm and Southern Breakwater from 8.00 pm.

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Brass in Contrast
Sep
17
2:30 PM14:30

Brass in Contrast

Join Canning City Brass for their Annual Concert 2017, featuring vocalist Courtney Pitman. 

Over the course of the afternoon, travel with us across musical genres, highlighting the versatility of a brass band. Hear classic pieces, like those of Holst, Sparke and Snell among others, contrasted by the big band classics of Miller, Maynard and Sinatra.

Tickets $15 ($10 Concession). Children under 12 free - available through Trybooking or at the door.

 

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Brass at the Proms 2017
Jul
15
7:30 PM19:30

Brass at the Proms 2017

Popular classics, patriotism, and of course, Pomp and Circumstance. Embracing the spirit of he famed BBC Proms, this rousing program promises to please monarchists and republicans alike. Be ready to stand shoulder to shoulder with fellow music lovers and sing along with favourites such as Rule Britannia, and Jerusalem

 

Tickets:

https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?embed&eid=294851

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Canning Agricultural Show
Nov
5
2:00 PM14:00

Canning Agricultural Show

  • Station Street Cannington, WA, 6107 Australia (map)
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The Canning Show is conducted each year by the Canning Agricultural, Horticultural & Recreational Society. This year the ‘Make Smoking History Canning Show’ is proudly sponsored by Healthway promoting the Make Smoking History message.

Note: The band's playing time is yet to be confirmed

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Blessing of the Fleet
Oct
30
2:00 PM14:00

Blessing of the Fleet

  • 47 Adelaide Street Fremantle, WA, 6160 Australia (map)
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The Blessing of the Fleet was first introduced to Fremantle by Italian migrantfisherman in 1948 and is a celebration of fishing traditions, religion and the
wider Fremantle community.

The colour and pageantry of this event are the heart of what makes Fremantle special.

The Blessing of the Fleet parade leads down to Fishing Boat Harbour and is combined with entertainment on the boardwalks followed by a spectacular fireworks display.

9.45am Mass at St Patrick's Basilica, 47 Adelaide Street

2pm Procession leaves from the Basilica and fi nishes at Fishing Boat Harbour

3pm Blessing of Boats at Fishing Boat Harbour

3.15pm Procession leaves and returns to St Patrick's Basilica, stopping at the Esplanade Reserve for a short cracker display

4pm Blessing service at St Patrick's Basilica

8pm Fireworks display

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Brass at the Proms - South (Canning Town Hall)
Jul
24
2:30 PM14:30

Brass at the Proms - South (Canning Town Hall)

Popular classics, patriotism, and of course, Pomp and Circumstance. Embracing the spirit of the famed BBC Proms, this rousing program promises to please monarchists and republicans alike.

Featuring Rex Richardson!

Renowned international trumpeter Rex Richardson is a Yamaha Performing Artist and a veteran of the acclaimed chamber group Rhythm & Brass, the Brass Band of Battle Creek, and jazz legend Joe Henderson’s Quintet and Sextet. He teaches trumpet, jazz improvisation and chamber music at Virginia Commonwealth University and hold the title of International Tutor in Trumpet at the Royal Northern College of Music in England. He tours throughout the year as a clinician, recitalist, and soloist with orchestras, wind ensembles, big bands, and brass bands.

http://rexrichardson.net/

Tickets just $15 and available HERE or at the door

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Brookton Old Time Motor Show
Mar
19
3:45 PM15:45

Brookton Old Time Motor Show

  • 18 Brookton Hwy Brookton, WA, 6306 Australia (map)
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You’ll be wide eyed with enthusiasm when you immerse yourself in the exhibitions, parades and demonstrations of vehicles and machines of the past at the Brookton Old Time Motor Show.  With everything from cars, trucks, tractors, bikes, military vehicles, stationary engines and anything unusual and quirky that is motor driven, you will enjoy some magic motoring memories at this interactive event.

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