Geoffs Life After Work !

Life is just beginning

Fremantle my favourite place to visit when working

My job has been very good to me over the years and when on duty I would take my residents to Fremantle in West Australia on outings that included walks along the groynes (stone piers) visits to the world renowned Cicerrello;s fish n chip outlet (in days gone by I used to get FREE Fish n Chips  but the store has now become very commercialized over the years and any warm sunny weekends the place is overflowing with people   .The area is famous for taking the prestigious Americas Cup (yacht race) away from the USA for the first time in almost 150 yrs !! Fremantle  located at the mouth of the Swan River.and serves as the port of Perth, the state capital. Fremantle was  settled  in 1829 and  was declared a city in 1929,boasting  a population of approximately 25,000. Fremantle is subject to weather and climate relative to seaside communities – to the point that the regular sea breeze is known as the Fremantle Doctor, as it has a cooling effect to provide relief from the summer heat. The Round House, the oldest remaining intact building in Western Australia, was built as a gaol in 1830 Probably the first building arriving convicts saw !!

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August 30, 2011 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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Geoffs Life After Work !

Life is just beginning

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