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Dirk Hartog 2016

Saturday, 15 October 2016

Fremantle Sailing Club are proud to be associated with the 400 Year anniversary of Dirk Hartog’s Landing on the vessel Eendracht in Western Australia in 1616.

To mark this quadricentenery occasion, Fremantle Sailing Club and South of Perth Yacht Club with the help from Geraldton Yacht Club and the City of Greater Geraldton, will be conducting a race and  cruise to to Dirk Hartog Island in October, 2016.

Don’t miss this once in a life time opportunity to be part of a 10 day sailing and boating event including celebrations in Denham.

The event will be open to Racing , Cruising , Mono & Multihull’s and Powerboats.

Proposed Programme:

15 October – Fremantle to Geraldton Race

17-18-19 October- Sailing and entertainment in Geraldton

20-21  October- Race & cruise to Denham

22 October – Celebration Concert

23 October – 17th Century Dress-up Captains Ball

25 October – Commemoration of the Dirk Hartog Landing

Information Pack

Application Forms

Register your Expression of Interest

Expression of Interest to Crew Form

Further Information

Organising Club – South of Perth Website & Information


Shire of Shark Bay

WA State Government

Dirk Hartog 2016 Website
This website is the initiative of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Australia.  It provides a platform for anyone interested in the commemoration and celebration of the 400th aniversary of the arrival of Dirk Hartog in Western Australia.

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Saturday, 15 October 2016


Fremantle Sailing Club


151 Marine terrace
Fremantle, WA 6160 Australia

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9435 8821


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