Become a legendary Spice Captain and reap your reward in the Trade Winds trail at the WA Shipwrecks Museum these summer school holidays.
Step back in time to an era of traders, treasures, and triumphant discoveries on the Trade Wines trail. Plus go on a rollicking, fun-filled adventure throughout the WA Shipwrecks Museum in search of hidden treasure!
Saturday 4 January – Sunday 19 January 2020, 10am – 2pm
Storytelling at 10.30am daily
Step back in time to an era of traders, treasures, and triumphant discoveries. Become a legendary Spice Captain working for the Dutch VOC Shipping Company. Collect your Trade Winds clue sheet and set sail across the oceans to collect exotic and valuable spices. Decorate a special spice bottle in beautiful stained-glass style colours – make it your own beautiful gift to keep or to give to someone special. Join in the Great Trade Race Game and listen to some spiced gingerbread stories.
Trail is free. Spice bottles $3. Suitable for ages 4+ years. Booking only required for groups of 10+. Call 1300 134 081.
Pirates! A Choose-your-own-adventure Story
18, 19, 21 - 26 January and 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16 February, 10.30am – 11am
Presented by Wind Wanderer as part of Fringe World Festival 2020. Don't miss this amazing adventure with two loveable pirates, Captain Boots and Captain Redbeard. These captains have landed ashore near the WA Shipwrecks Museum, and want you to join them as part of their special crew! Through a wonderful world of imagination, be prepared for these captains to take you on a rollicking, fun-filled adventure throughout the WA Shipwrecks Museum in search of hidden treasure! Nominated for Best Children's Event, FRINGE WORLD 2017.
Entry by donation ('pay-as-you-feel'). Suitable for ages 4-12. Bookings not required.