Details for Fremantle Sailing Club

Fremantle Sailing Club

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Average rating 4.5 stars from 2 reviews

Address 151 Marine Terrace
Fremantle, WA 6160

Phone+61 (8) 9435 8800

After hours contact

+61 (8) 9435 8800

Facility type

Marina - YES
Club - YES
Fuel - YES
Repair - YES
Municipal - NO
Other - NO

VHF channel

No regular VHF monitoring.


Email contact

Owner, manager

Tim Donkin


Tristan Yuswak


See Harbourmaster

Payments acceptedCredit cards - YES
Checks - NO

Payment info

Visa or MasterCard.

Payment discounts

Operation (seasonal or year-round)
Year round

Additional info:






Tide & current additional info

Maximum tide range is seldom more than 1.2 metres.


Approach: 3.5
Transient dockage: 3.5
Fuel dock: 3.5

Other depth info: Depths of berths are usually at least 3.5 meters at low water.

Dock typesWood - YES
Concrete - NO
Floating - NO
Fixed - YES
T/Alongside - YES
Other - NO

Additional info:

Size restrictionsLOA max: 30
Beam max: Unknown

Other info:


Transient: Unknown
Total: Unknown
Transient price: Unknown

Other price info:


Transient: 10
Total: Unknown
Transient price: Unknown

Other price info: Collector jetty is available to bonafide travellers.

AC power30 amp - NO
50 amp - NO
100 amp - NO

Additional info: 240 volts

Pricing info:

Cable TV (and pricing)


Phone hookup (and pricing)


Water (and pricing)


Dinghy access


Liveaboard info

Yes - Allowed, but with restrictions, contact harbourmaster for details.


Fuel brand: Diesel and gas available to club members who hold an account with fuel supplier (Bailey's Marine).

Gas priceUnknown

Other price info: Gas and diesel are available to club members and bonafide visitors via a local service agent (Baileys Marine

Diesel priceUnknown

Other price info: Gas and diesel are available to club members and bonafide visitors via a local service agent (Baileys Marine Prepaid swipe cards are available from the reception during working hours.


Yes - Propane (LPG) available via bottle refill at key gas suppliers or selected service (gas) stations. Bottle must confrom to Australian standards and be within test dates. More popular method is bottle exchange, but must be suitable bottle (size and gas connection fittings).

Pets welcomeYes

Other pet info: Restricted access. Pets are allowed access to wharfage for the purposes of embarkation and disembarkation with the provisio that the vessel must depart immediately thereafter and similarly, upon return to the marina pets must leave the premises.

Disability access

Yes - Disabled facilities throughout the club house, including toilets, access ramps, and a specially installed lift to access the second floor. There is a disability crane on the wharf to assist embarkation when required.

Launch service

No - No facilties available. On-site storage available to club members, but a waiting list exists due to demand.

Pump out

Yes - Sullage pump out facility is available. A waste oil collection point can be found at the hardstand area for engine oil, bilge water and engine coolant. Battery disposal is also located at the hardstand.


Yes - Available from a dispenser in the inner carpark to the north of the clubhouse.


Yes - Skips available.


Yes - Separate male and female showers and toilets. Male facility available from within the marina 24 x 7. Female facility located in main club house requires electronic key after hours. An alternate facility is available 24/7 (unlocked) near the works area.


Yes - See Showers.


Yes - Facilties at club (free to members and authorised visitors). Hanging of washing from lifelines is discouraged. Nearby laundrette (300 meters from the club) caters for all needs, from do it yourself (cash change machine on-site provides coins) or a paid leave and return option including ironing if required.


Yes - Local mini supermarket located within 300 meters of the club. National brand supermarkets located in nearby Fremantle (2 kilometres). A free bus service (CAT) runs from outside clubhouse to Fremantle and back.


Yes - On-site chandlers (Wilson Marine open 7 days a week (half day Sunday). Yacht Grot ( in nearby Fremantle sells an extensive range of new and second hand yacht parts as well as being run by exprienced sailors.


Yes - Clubhouse restaurant offers an excellent value for money quality meal for lunches and most nights (open on more evenings during summer). Several restaurants located within 300 meters of club and nearby 'cappacino strip' in Fremantle offers a wide range of dining experiences to suit all tastes and budgets.


Yes - For members and guests. See website for hours.

Hotels or motels

Yes - Plenty nearby in Fremantle township and surrounding district.

Repair capabilities

Yes - Available within club works area.

Haul out capabilities

Yes - Haul out by arrangement for bonafide sailors that are members of a sailing club. Visitors pay a premium over club members, but costs are very good value for money. Two lifters are located at site.

Storage facilities

Yes - On-site storage available to club members, but a waiting list exists due to demand.

Fishing supplies

Yes - An extensive range of local chanderliers and suppliers cater for the local lobster (crayfish) and shrimp (prawn) industry.

Chartering capabilities

Yes - Several chartering companies operate from this site, but due to challenging local weather conditions, it is neccessary to have an experienced crew on board and bareboat charters are not prolific (some charterers insist on having their skipper onboard).

Internet access

Yes - WIFI available in club house. After hours interactive PC screen outside admin office to access local weather.

Boat ramp availability

Yes - Two boat ramps are available for use to club members.


Yes - Free 'CAT' bus from outside club grounds to Fremantle town centre. Trains and Buses to wider Perth Metro area. Taxis available.

Other services

The club maintains an excellent library with an extensive range of boating-related books and magazines. Access is via electronic key, available from the Admin desk during business hours.


Nearby Fremantle is walking distance and has a rich maritime history. Maritime museum in the Fremantle Port is well worth a visit. Further afield is Perth (30 minutes by car, bus or train) and located in the South West (3 hours to Margret River) are a wide range of wineries and restaurants.

Reviews for Fremantle Sailing Club
Club Member (Bias alert!) says Great sailing club for Cruisers, 2014-03-23
Captain: , Fremantle Sailing Club (46)

Modern, large, friendly club with a broad range of facilities. Visiting Cruisers should contact the Cruising Section ( for the welcome booklet and other assistance. Also check out the Cruising Section of the FSC website ( though this isn't always up to date!

A Premier Sailing Club, 2008-01-21
Captain: , Fremantle (41)

One of the best sailing clubs located on the West Coast of Australia which has hosted the American Cup, Volvo Ocean Classic (formerly Whibread) and many other ocean races.

A popular stop over for serious world cruisers to refit, haul out and to enjoy local hospitality.

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