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Beautiful

You can't really miss the sound when you're in Albany but from the top of a hill somewhere is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
AdamLeaves
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Canberra, Australia
Beautiful

Take your time and drive round this magnificent body of water. On the land side there are potteries... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Peach P
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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can't really miss the sound when you're in Albany but from the top of a hill somewhere is really worth the small effort involved.

Thank AdamLeaves
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Take your time and drive round this magnificent body of water. On the land side there are potteries and galleries to visit and the headland is wild and beautiful.

Thank Peach P
Reviewed 25 May 2018

King George Sound and Princess Royal Harbour are among the best safe anchorage in Australia. Well protected and easily guarded.

Thank SkiGrowingOld
Reviewed 10 April 2018

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
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
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
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