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Fremantle Western Australia

 When it comes to iconic Australian ports, Fremantle is one of the highest regarded, why? Fremantle is a city steeped in rich history, cultural diversity, and is of the highest importance to Australian history. No wonder that, if you ask any local realtor , they will tell you that property in the oceanside port is highly sought after! A Brief History of Fremantle According to Wikipedia, Fremantle was originally settled by indigenous Australians, known as the Whadjuk Noongar . The Noongar people are historically native to substantial areas of South Western Australia, and still retain a strong presence in the area . However, as with most areas of Australia, European colonisation brought ' progress ' to what the colonisers believed was an uncivilised community. At the time that the area was colonised, the age was marked by a fair degree of competitiveness between Dutch and European explorers. So it was that Willem van de Vlamingh 'discovered' the area in 1697, more 300 ye

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