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Address: Corner of Middleton and Young Roads | Great Southern Region, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia

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Can't miss it

You cant miss dog rock its perched on top of the hill on Middleton Beach Road. If you can find a place in town that has photo's of this cool rock on the 50's its a must see. Its... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2017
Brisbane, Australia
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Appleby, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an area of many rock formations - The Natural Bridge and the Gap and DOG ROCK. Surprisingly very doglike. Looks like a buried dog with its head sticking out of the ground. Take a picture and move on.

Thank LellieK
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a site you can easily drive past and view, however have a quick stop to take a picture. This feature is near a shopping centre. Dog Rock is in the middle of Albany on Middleton road.

Thank Ingrid A
New South Wales, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The dog rock sits just near town. The shape of the rock is identical to a dogs head and it has a painted collar. When we saw it someone has put an orange cone on its nose , so looks quite funny at the moment . Worth a quick look , you don't really need to stop unless you want... More 

Thank Tandevil
Camberley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 544 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Came across the rock which is located at the top entrance to Woolworths car park. If you use your imagination then I guess it resembles a dogs head but to be honest I have difficulty working out why it's a tourist attraction when there's so many granite rocks and boulders around. Personally I wouldn't go out of my way to... More 

1 Thank nnmercman
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59 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Nothing much to see except for a huge rock in a shape of man's best friend! Can see for the fun of it.

Thank Puha P
Liphook, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We are not sure whether this sight actually merits a review, after all it is only a rock! Yes it does look just like a dog's head (and we did take a picture!!!). But when all things are said and done, is it a highlight, or are we being too dismissive of an 'attraction' of Albany?! Iconic perhaps, but .......

Thank familytravel4x4
Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

You cant miss dog rock its perched on top of the hill on Middleton Beach Road. If you can find a place in town that has photo's of this cool rock on the 50's its a must see. Its been one of Albany's attractions for as long as I can remember.

Thank amazon36
Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

It is hard to go through Albany without passing Dog Rock. It looks like some cleaver sculpter has carved this great dog replica from a huge stone, but it is a lucky freak of nature.

Thank 382albert
Nuneaton, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

this is definitely shaped like a dogs head and is amusing to see one of the interesting things to view in Albany

Thank Choices F
Geelong, Australia
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45 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

When you first see it it really does look like a dogs headsticking out of the ground close to the centre of town Albany has all these interesting granite rocks poking up in town which makes for interesting viewing

Thank Bill J

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