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Replica of the Brig Amity

Princcess Royal Drive, | Albany Historical Precinct, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
+61 8 9841 5403
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Princcess Royal Drive, | Albany Historical Precinct, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
+61 8 9841 5403
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11 - 20 of 254 reviews

Reviewed 9 May 2017

An authenitic ful size replicate of the Amity that brought the first settlers to Albany Really puts into perspective the experience of the first settlers to Western Australia

1  Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We went here when it was a dull day and enjoyed it. It is reasonably priced and you are given a handset which gives you all the information about the ship and its journey. Well worth a visit.

Thank ChardonnaySheila
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Not bad, only pity its a reproduction yet fairly well made. Good for kids and accessible to wheelchairs.

Thank Lucio L
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the Brig Amity during our stay in Albany. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The ship gives a good view on how the life was on board during this time. The kids had a great time. Unfortunately the audio was just in...More

Thank Phmatt
Reviewed 22 April 2017

The kids as well as us adults enjoyed every minute onboard the Amity. Perfect for a sunny day outing or a rainy day.

Thank xanhology
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Great for all ages. The children loved climbing all over the boat learning as we went listening to the story and history about the boat and the people. Were they first landed

Thank Elizabeth162016
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The Brig Amity is a replica of the ship used to bring convicts across from Sydney, and who subsequently began the first settlement in Albany in 1826 under Edmund Lockyer. There's little precise record of the original, so it isn't an exact copy, but is...More

Thank AlbanyRick
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

A great little piece of history allowing people of all ages to explore and experience what it was like for the shipmen back in the day. Being able to go all over the boat in every level with an audio guide really dove into the...More

Thank Candee C
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Amity is a replica of the first vessel to colonise Western Australia. It is full size and can be walked on to show the cramped conditions the early convicts and settlers endured from the Eastern States.

Thank brianandangela
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

20 mins and $5 well worth the time Great audio guide explaining features of the boat thru different characters Easy to get to

Thank Rachelk65
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