Stretching from West Cape Howe National Park in the West through the City of Albany and beyond to the East the Albany Region is a wonderful place to explore. View the many Albany Maps to get an overview (Click to see a map of the Albany Region to get your bearings). It is in Historic Albany that the first Western settlers arrived on sailing ship The Brig Amity which entered the harbour on Christmas Day 1826.
Like the water? Try whale-watching by motor or by sail or descend into the depths of the Brig Amity Replica and imagine the voyage of the first western settlers.
The Princess Royal Sailing Club is one of the oldest in Australia, having been based in Princess Royal Harbour for the past 98 years. It hosts the annual Albany Race around Cape Leeuwin from Fremantle.
Visit Torndirrup Peninsula and see The Gap and Natural Bridge which were once connected to Antarctica, or walk up Stony Hill and view the spendor from atop the ancient granite rocks. There are SO many reasons to enjoy amazing Albany. Take your pick!
Princess Royal Fortress
Albany Western Australia Overview
City of Albany
Located between the hills of Mount Melville and Mount Clarence, the Nestled along the Princess Royal Harbour & King George Sound. Visit City of Albany
An impressive rugged granite channel carved by the waves of the Great Southern Ocean crashing against the granite coastline forming a spectacular sheer drop of almost twenty five metres. Visit The Gap
Guided walking tours in extraordinary natural areas of WA: Fun, safe, small group tours and no roughing it, for people of all ages!
Enjoy guided day walks in extraordinary natural areas of the Bibbulmun and Cape to Cape Tracks. Return to comfortable accommodation and delicious meals each evening. No heavy backpack, no camping. We believe that a guided walking holiday, with the benefits of a shower, a great meal and a comfortable bed at the end of each day, is one of the best holidays you’ll ever have. Our tours are for those who enjoy the simple pleasure of walking in nature, combined with the luxuries of a proper relaxing holiday. We pay attention to the details so that you can relax and enjoy the experience. With the assistance of a team of knowledgeable friends, Inspiration Outdoors aims to provide… Recreation Beyond Expectation. Private Tours can be arranged.
Walking Tours A range of options from 'Walking and Sightseeing Holidays' right through to a complete End to End on the 'Cape to Cape Track' or a full section of the 'Bibbulmun Track'. Check 'Our Tours' page for a list of all extended walks offered. Walking Tours
Diving Tours Albany dive sites offer plunging drop offs, awesome canyons with unbelievable colours and fishlife, caves, wrecks, seals and whales. You name it we’ve got it! HMAS Perth is a “must dive” when you visit Albany! Diving Tours
Inlets in Albany Western Australia
Torbay Inlet, Torbay Many people find Torbay to be one of the most relaxing and peaceful places along this stretch of coastline. Visit Torbay.