Rediscover farming, fishing and tragedies: Mandurah Heritage Day

Discover Mandurah’s rich heritage at the annual Mandurah Heritage Day celebrations on Saturday, November 21 from 10am to 3pm.

Heritage Day is a free family event providing an opportunity to rediscover the rich history of the region.

Hosted by the Mandurah Community Museum and the Mandurah Historical Society, Mandurah Heritage Day gives the community the chance to learn all about Mandurah’s early years, settlement and interesting heritage.

Fun, educational activities for the whole family will be spread across the Mandurah Community Museum, Hall Park and Dalrymple Park throughout the day.

Bring the family and a picnic while you enjoy live music, heritage tours, games, market and food stalls, vintage displays, petting zoo and historical cruises with Mandurah Cruises.

Mayor Marina Vergone explained that Mandurah Heritage Day is a great event to share the story of Mandurah.

“Mandurah has such an interesting Aboriginal, colonial and maritime history and the Heritage Day is a great opportunity for families to uncover and share these stories so come along and find out more,” she said.

People are also encouraged to dress up and join in on the action as we explore the past.

For more information visit www.mandurah.wa.gov.au/events.htm