Just across from Fishing Boat Harbour, Esplanade Park is one of the most enjoyable parts of Fremantle and is home to the Tourist Wheel since April 2013. The tourist wheel will transport you 40 meters in the air and provides unprecedented views of Fremantle town and the harbours in fully enclosed gondolas.
Fun facts about the tourist wheel:
- Built by Mondial in 2007 owned and operated by Australian Touristic Attractions Pty Ltd.
- 40 metres high
- Footprint 20×15 metres
- Total weight 165 tonnes
- 24 gondolas
- 6 persons per gondola
- Total capacity 144 people
- 25 thousand LEDs
- Built to Australian , EN and DIN standards
- Ride duration : 7 – 8 minutes