Albany, WA

Albany, WA, Australia

Travel Blogs from Albany, WA

Albany, WA Travel Blogs (8)
nearly got blown off the gap, Albany WA, Australia travel blog

nearly got blown off the gap

A travel blog entry by twooldchooks

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... edge of the cliffs. The WA Museum here is very interesting.  I had no idea that the first European settlers docked in Albany in 1826, three years before Perth.  The port in Albany was the main port until Fremantle was finished 60 years later. ...

I don

I don't like road trains!

A travel blog entry by twooldchooks

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... find somebody in Albany who can repair or replace it!  This could be difficult on a Sunday. We had a nice drive down the Albany Highway through Williams and Kojanup, stopping for a walk through the Rose Maze.  Mum got a free cup of coffee for ...

Percy the pelican, Albany WA, Australia travel blog

Percy the pelican

A travel blog entry by twooldchooks

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... captain of the Kalgan Queen is Jack and he's quite a character.  He keeps up a running commentary about the history of Albany and recites poetry in between.  Here's the poem about the pelicans:       Can a Pelican ...

Familiar Names in a far away place, Albany, WA, Australia travel blog

Familiar Names in a far away place

A travel blog entry by lroff

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... lamp).  This molten rock slowly cooled, hardened into granite and helping to cement the continents together.    Australia and Antarctica separated about 45 million years ago when the last sections of the super-continent broke ...