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King George Sound

Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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Great View from Lookout

Lookout view from road was great. HMAS Anzac was in port and out in the sound on exercise. Symbolic... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
DiggerDeals
,
Perth
Magnificent.

A grand, glorious harbour made extra memorable by the superb Anzac Centre with details of the two... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
neridathiering
,
Sydney, Australia
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“emu point” (5 reviews)
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Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Lookout view from road was great. HMAS Anzac was in port and out in the sound on exercise. Symbolic given the connection to WW1 - Lest We Forget

Thank DiggerDeals
Reviewed 19 August 2017

A grand, glorious harbour made extra memorable by the superb Anzac Centre with details of the two convoys that gathered in King Georges Sound ready for the journey to Egypt at the start of WWI.

Thank neridathiering
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful views of King George Sound and a photographers paradise. So many views to capture as its a very impressive stretch of paradise in Albany.

Thank malleegirl
Reviewed 16 July 2017

What an incredible stretch of water and to think that this was used to for whaling just last century. I am extremely glad that that has been stopped. the view just goes on and on.

Thank 835cdj
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We enjoyed views over the Sound from the vantage of Princess Royal Fortress and then some coastal views from the warmth of the car. Despite the overcast conditions and the cold, we did venture out at some vantage points to view the beaches, coastal area...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 8 July 2017

If you are a photographer you really can spend a great deal of time photographing this most wonderful natural harbour. It is so picturesque. The sound covers 110square kilometres and varies in depth from 10 to 35m. Being protected from the open ocean by two...More

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Albany has so many lovely places to see, that it is a photographers delight Any where along the coast there are the opportunities of viewing the Lord's handy work. When the Lord was handing out accolades, he spoilt Albany rotten.

1  Thank Julian P
Reviewed 4 June 2017

offers excellent boating and fishing with sheltered options in most weather. I had a great time fishing for the prized King George Whiting in truly picturesque surroundings that you could never get bored of, wether it is around the islands, close to any of the...More

Thank Gary R
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Expansive natural harbour providing a magnificent backdrop to the Town of Albany & it's environs Many landscape photo opportunities around it's shores

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is the bay from where convoys of ANZAC soldiers left for Gallipoli and the Western Front during the Great War - many landed on the beaches of Gallipoli and never returned, which makes this an evocative place to remember them. Various view points out...More

Thank nnmercman
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