Whalers tunnel, Fremantle

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#10 of 13 in Historic Sites in Fremantle
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  • Directly under the Round house. A few signs about providing history details, so you get the understanding of its purpose. You wont spend too long here but I would suggest it is a must see.  more »
  • It is a tunnel, not that long, but cleverly built under the circumstances. Definitely worth seeing if you are in the vicinity, but don't make a special trip just to see this one thing. If you do go, s...  more »
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  • An old tunnel with a couple of informative sections
  • Without knowing the history, this short and humble tunnel can be easily ignored by the tourists. The Whalers' Tunnel allows easy access to the Bathers Beach at Arthur's Head with rail road near the high street. Completed in 1838, the Whalers' Tunnel was the first underground engineering project in Western Australia. The tunnel had played a significant role in the whaling industry for WA.

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