• Prepare to be blown away by Albany’s dramatic convict history, set against a backdrop of rugged granite coastline, green seas and a wild beauty that tugs at the heartstrings. Situated on the southern coast of Western Australia, Albany is a five-hour drive from Perth. Step back in time and explore convict jails, old taverns, whaling ships and settlers’ cottages and grand National Trust homes in beautifully landscaped grounds. Discovered by Captain Vancouver in 1791 and settled in 1826, around 50 colonial buildings have survived – now housing museums, art and craft galleries and restaurants. The best way to take it

  • Bushfood Factory and Cafe
    Bushfood Factory and Cafe

    This is without doubt one of the most exciting food experiences in Western Australia and

  • Montgomery's Hill
    Montgomery's Hill

    The sun sets over the gently flowing Kalgan River, red and orange hues contrast with

  • Old Farm Strawberry Hill
    Old Farm Strawberry Hill

    The Old Farm Strawberry Hill was once the home of the first Government resident in

  • Torndirrup National Park
    Torndirrup National Park

    *** The Gap and Natural Bridge will be closed from Monday, 24 November 2014 until

  • Dog Rock
    Dog Rock

    Named Dog Rock, this huge granite outcrop near the town centre of Albany has an

  • Wignalls Winery
    Wignalls Winery

    Established in 1982, Wignalls Winery is located in the heart of the Great Southern winery

  • King George Sound
    King George Sound

    One of Western Australia’s most spectacular harbours, King George Sound protects the historic city of

  • Kalgan River
    Kalgan River

    Kalgan River in Albany is a popular place for boat cruises, fishing and bird watching.

  • Princess Royal Harbour
    Princess Royal Harbour

    Princess Royal Harbour is one of the largest natural harbours in the world. Jump onboard

  • Patrick Taylor Cottage Museum
    Patrick Taylor Cottage Museum

    Built prior to 1832, the Patrick Taylor Cottage Museum stands on the original Lot Two,

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