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There are lots of activities for children in Albany WA, all the family can enjoy visiting a petting farm, fishing or a visit to the Wind Farm with its giant turbines. If There are so many things to do in Albany, and with its mild climate, most activities can be enjoyed all day. Cycling pathways and routes are featured on this website (click on the cycle routes image), paddle boarding, golf, birdwatching, swimming, sailing, segway tours & walks.surf is your thing, visit our surf pages. Click on the surf image above.
Killer Whale Expedition
TOURS JAN 4 - APRIL 2020

Join this Busy Blue Bus tour in Albany Western Australia, bound for the nature hot spot of Bremer Bay Canyon, 1 hour 45 minutes East of Albany. Experience the majesty of Killer Whales (Orcas) hunting in pods. Witness seabirds feeding on the remains of giant deep sea squid. These nutrient rich waters abound with dolphins, whales and sea-life of all kinds. Don't miss this expedition of a lifetime.
Albany Model Railway Assoc. Inc.
You are invited to visit the H0/00 scale, N scale and 'U' drive model railways. Also take a look at the Railwayana Museum. Find us at the eastern end of the old Railway Station, Proudlove Parade. Open 1:30 - 4:30 every Saturday + Wednesdays during school holidays. Group bookings by arrangement.

mob 0431 118 314
A small entry fee applies.
The Wind Farm
The windmills at the wind farm are astonishingly high and worth the 20 minute drive to view. In and around the wind farm is a stunning coastal walk overlooking the Southern ocean.
Take Frenchmans Bay Rd out of town, then turn right into Princess Avenue, then left in to Sandpatch Rd.
Swimming
Discover some of the many amazing turquoise swimming holes in Albany & surrounds. This image is the jetty at Ellen Cove Middleton Beach near town. Take Middleton Road to the beach.

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Fishing
The Albany area offers beach fishing, jetty fishing and fishing charters.
There is also great river fishing from the Nanarup and the King and Kalgan rivers.
Try fishing at Emu Point Fishing Harbour, off the jetty, The town jetty, Nanarup or from the many sandy beaches around King George Sound.
Surfing
Discover some great waves on the South Coast. For uncrowded surf be prepared for some four wheel driving to protected beaches from the prevailing easterlies in summer. There are several learn to surf schools in the area and some awesome places for sups and windsurfers when it turns onshore.
Munda Biddi Trail
At 1000km, the Munda Biddi Cycle Trail in Western Australia is the longest, continuous, purpose built, Mountain Bike trail in the world. The trail begins in Mundaring (near Perth WA) and ends in Albany on the southcoast. The track winds through forest, away from populated areas, with regularly spaced campsites available to cyclists.
Walks around Albany
Make tracks! Experience Albany's diverse coastal landscape and unique flora and fauna. Its a biodiversity hotspot!
Petting Farm
Great fun for the whole family. Experience nature up close with birds, guinea pigs, rabbits, chickens, donkeys, emus, donkey and ponies. .
The Old Marron Farm
304 Two People’s Bay Road, Albany WA 6330
karl@albanymarronfarm.com.au
PH 08 9846 4239
The Old Marron Farm - Birdpark
Great fun for the whole family. Experience nature up close with birds, guinea pigs, rabbits, chickens, donkeys, emus, donkey and ponies. Take a guided Segway tour, suitable for all ages, with easy-going options on offer for older participants. Nippers Cafe is available for lunch & morning & afternoon teas with seafood (and plenty of non-seafood options). 08 9846 4239
Segway fun at the Old Marron Farm
Take a guided Segway tour. Your adventure begins with training to build your confidence, you'll then take off on a journey through our picturesque bush track, a field glide and then off to the pit to put your new skills to the test. Suitable for all ages, with easy-going options on offer for older participants.
PH 08 9846 4239
Sailing
Albany's sailing conditions can best be spilt into three time zones. Early summer (September to mid December) is a period of change. Gradient easterlies prevail, interspersed with frontal passages that decrease in strength as the continental highs move southward. Summer (mid December to early February) is a period of steady easterlies, 8-12 knots before lunch shifting south-east at 12-25 knots in the early afternoon .... see more at the link following.

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Stand Up Paddleboarding
SUPLime is a family run fully accredited ASI SUP school based in Albany WA. We cater for all levels and ages from "Serene to Extreme" Stand Up Paddleboarding education and experiences. We are qualified to teach in enclosed, exposed and surf conditions.

suplimewa@gmail.com

PH 0475 090404 / 0426 287370
Mt Romance Sandalwood Factory
An ancient landscape, a vibrant ingredient & a caring process to produce pure, premium beauty products. Mt Romance pioneered the distillation & use of Australian Sandalwood in the fragrance industry. Mt Romance introduced Australian Sandalwood oil to the cosmetics, aromatherapy, fragrance & therapeutic markets globally. Today, our facility is one of the world’s largest distillers of Sandalwood oil.
Birdwatching
Lake Seppings is a fantastic place to see South-West bird species. A freshwater lake located just a short distance (3km) from the centre of Albany Town along Golf Links Road. Access to a boardwalk most of the way around the lake.

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Cycle Routes
Cycle to wineries, local produce, organic cheese & fresh seafood. A very tasty tour!
Download a PDF map with descriptions of a variety of cycle tours available all over the Albany WA area.

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Dragon Boat Racing
Albany has its own Dragon Boat Racing Club.
The Club invites all ladies and gents, 12 years and older to take part in this exciting team sport.
Where: Meet at Albany Boating and Fishing Club, Emu Point Boat Harbour.
When: Every Tues & Sun 8am
What to Wear: Shorts, T-shirt, hat, shoes, and clothes that can get wet (and a change of clothes)
Bring: Water bottle & a positive attitude

Contact:
PH 0427443215 (Trish)
obethree@westnet.com.au (Kate)
The Albany Golf Club
The Albany Golf Club is situated on the South Coast of Western Australia and offers members and visitors alike, a superb 18-hole true links course, often described as one of the best in Australia.

Barry Court (off Golf Links Road), Middleton Beach Albany WA 6330
agcmanager@westnet.com.au

PH 08 9844 8855
MOB 042 046 6420
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