Coastal View Of Fremantle Western Australia Australia Stock Photo 103455961Australia,Beach,Beauty In Nature,Building Exterior,Coastline,Color Image,Day,Fremantle,High Angle View,Horizontal,Landscape,Marina,Moored,Nautical Vessel,No People,Non-Urban Scene,Outdoors,Photography,Sand,Scenics,Tranquil Scene,Travel,Travel Destinations,Vacations,Water's Edge,Wave,Western Australia,YachtPhotographer Gallo ImagesCollection: Vetta Fremantle is a port city in Western Australia, located 19 kilometers (12 mi) southwest of Perth, the state capital, at the mouth of the Swan River on Australias western coast. It was the first settlement of the Swan River colonists in 1828. It was declared a city in 1929, and has a population of approximately 26,000. The city is named after Captain Charles Fremantle, the English naval officer who had pronounced possession of Western Australia and who established a camp at the site. The city contains well-preserved 19th-century buildings and other heritage features.