Mandurah: tickets to sail on historic Duyfken now on sale


The Duyfken will be in Mandurah from September 5 to 14.
The Duyfken will be in Mandurah from September 5 to 14.

RESIDENTS can book tickets to go aboard the historic Duyfken when it sails into Mandurah in September.

Members of the public will be able to board the Duyfken and step back in time to the early 1600s. There will be a fully integrated audio tour illustrating the challenges faced by crews as they ventured from the Netherlands to the Spice Islands.

The Duyfken will be docked near the Mandurah Offshore Fishing and Sailing Club.

The voyage and exhibition program is part of the 400th anniversary of Dirk Hartog (1616-2016).

The Duyfken departs Fremantle on August 20 for Bunbury. It will then sail to Mandurah, where it will stay from September 5 to 14, before travelling to Hillarys, Jurien Bay, Dongara, Geraldton and Denham before heading to Cape Inscription on Dirk Hartog Island.

For tickets, visit http://|premier.ticketek.com.au.