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(Placename) a port in SW Western Australia, on the Indian Ocean. Pop: 25 197 (2001)


(ˈfriˌmæn tl)

a seaport in SW Australia, near Perth. 25,990.
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Women's Interests Minister Simone McGurk today presented cheques totalling $90,798 to the Starlight Children's Foundation and the Fremantle Dockers Foundation.
IANS Fremantle, Australia Indian Naval Sailing Vessel (INSV) Tarini left Australia's Fremantle on Sunday morning for its onwards journey to New Zealand's Lyttleton, a defence statement said.
Summary: Freemantle [Australia], June 14 (ANI): Three Indian warships sailed into Fremantle to participate in a week-long naval exercise off the Western Australian coast.
However, Fremantle insisted that the production should take place in Los Angeles.
Synopsis: From unpromising beginnings in March 1942, the Allied submarine base at Fremantle on the west coast of Australia became a vital part of the Allied offensive against Japan.
Over the past three years, Fremantle Italia topper Lorenzo Mieli has shifted the company's focus to formats, and developed a business model in which sponsors are becoming an integral part of the production process --on original productions as well as advertiser-funded adapted shows like "The X Factor," "Italia's Got Talent," "Project Runway" and the upcoming Italo version of "Work of Art: The Next Great Artist," now in advanced development (although Fremantle Italia is mum on possible underwriters).
KILDARE could be about to lose another senior footballer to the AFL, with reports in Australia suggesting Sean Hurley will join Fremantle in October.
Following her first tilt at the Rolex Sydney Hobart in December, Clayton will cruise the yacht to her new home in Fremantle, Western Australia, where she will spend a bit of time sailing on the Swan River.
But she was yesterday denied permission to bring a tribunal against Fremantle Media and Cowell's television company Simco.
UAAA is a fully owned subsidiary of the Inchcape Shipping Services Group in Sydney and has satellite offices in Melbourne, Adelaide and Fremantle.
Fremantle Harbour and its approach channels are being deepened so that bigger ships now servicing Australian trade can call fully loaded.
Comments made afterwards by the likes of John McCririck and Eddie Fremantle are hard to take.