The History of Fremantle’s Submarine Bases in WWII 1:00pm – 2:00pm WA Maritime Museum Join one of our Museum submarine guide’s for a talk on the History of Fremantle’s Submarine Bases in World War II. During 1942 - 1945 Fremantle was the second largest submarine base in the world. Learn about the strategic importance of Western Australia in the defence of the South West Pacific area. This special event runs from 1pm - 2pm on the 19 April, 26 April, 3 May, 10 May and 17 May. This is a free talk, but WA Maritime Museum entry fees apply. Caption: The History of Fremantle’s Submarine Bases in WWII Image courtesy WA Museum Getting Here Address WA Maritime Museum Victoria Quay, Fremantle, Western Australia, 6160, Australia Phone 1300 134 081 By Train The WA Maritime Museum is located within walking distance of Fremantle Station visit the Transperth website for timetables. By Bus The WA Maritime Museum is serviced by the free Fremantle Cat Service, at stop 24. Visit the Transperth website for timetables and details. By Car Paid parking is available in the City of Fremantle car park just outside the WA Shipwrecks Museum. Additional paid parking is available in the Wilsons car park at the WA Maritime Museum, Victoria Quay which is a short walk from the WA Shipwrecks Museum. By Ferry Captain Cook Cruises offer a range of ferry services from Perth which stop nearby at B-Shed ferry terminal. Accessibility Comprehensive accessibility information about the WA Maritime Museum can be found on the Access WA website. View the discussion thread.