2016 marks the 400th anniversary of the first Dutch contact with Western Australia. On 25 October 1616, Dirk Hartog made landfall with his ship the Eendracht at Dirk Hartog Island, in the Shark Bay area. Please join us in the commemorations, celebrations and community activities throughout Australia during this special year.
Full program of Shark Bay 1616 Festival
The full five day program of events of the Dirk Hartog Voyage of Discovery: Shark Bay 1616 Festival has been announced! From 21...