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King George Sound

Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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Spectacular

This is one of the most spectacular pieces of scenery on the South Coast. Very much overlooked... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rupert L
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Perth, Australia
Wow what a beach

Beautiful beach gorgeous blue green sea, nephew lives here wakes up to this view every day, seals... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
Supernan49
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Skelmersdale, United Kingdom
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“big bay” (2 reviews)
“coastal views” (2 reviews)
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Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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"natural harbour"
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"big bay"
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"coastal views"
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"sunny day"
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"beautiful area"
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"photo opportunities"
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"new zealand"
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"whale world"
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"anzac centre"
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"harbours"
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"ships"
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"lookout"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the most spectacular pieces of scenery on the South Coast. Very much overlooked. It's a great place to view WInter or Summer but watch the whales in season from the lookout off Mount Clarence. It is great to explore the different...More

Thank Rupert L
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Beautiful beach gorgeous blue green sea, nephew lives here wakes up to this view every day, seals, whales, cruise ships making there way to Albany, lovely area.

Thank Supernan49
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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
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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
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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
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Reviewed 15 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
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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
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Reviewed 7 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
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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.

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Reviewed 3 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
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