Tour the Duyfken replica

Visit the Duyfken replica and take a guided tour of this unique sailing ship. Step back in time as you learn about the incredible voyages undertaken by the original Duyfken, the harsh conditions endured on-board and the simple technology of the time. Discover how Dutch trade in Indonesia 400 years ago lead to early European exploration of Australia.

Dirk Hartog commemoration journey

Regional communities in Western Australia will have an opportunity this year to visit the replica during a ten-week, 1000-kilometre tour that starts on 18 August. It will call in at seven ports – Bunbury, Mandurah, Hillarys Boat Harbour, Jurien Bay, Dongara, Geraldton and Denham. The ship will be activate regional communities with the 400th anniversary of the first European landing on Western Australian soil by Dirk Hartog and his crew. 

For prices and bookings, please visit our page on the Dirk Hartog commemoration.

Venues and dates (2016)

Jurien Bay 
22 Aug - 4 Sep 
5 - 14 Sep 
15 - 27 Sep 
29 Sep - 3 Oct 
5 - 7 Oct 
8 - 16 Oct 
20 - 23 Oct 
 Nov (TBC) 


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