Old Fremantle: images from award-winning book to be shown in exhibtion


The Richmond Hotel, later Bridge Hotel. The image will be up for sale.
The Richmond Hotel, later Bridge Hotel. The image will be up for sale.

HISTORIC images from award-winning book Old Fremantle will feature at an exhibition opening tonight.

The Fremantle Society will open the Old Fremantle Relaunched at Kidogo Arthouse at Bathers Bay at 6pm.

A gallery talk by author and society president John Dowson will also take place on Sunday at 11am.

Images in this exhibition were featured at the Maritime Museum in 2003 and helped Mr Dowson win a Western Australian Premier’s Book Award in 2004.

The exhibition will run until June 4 and entry is free.

To RSVP to the opening, email john.dowson@yahoo.com or phone 9335 2113.