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Replica of the Brig Amity

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Address: Princcess Royal Drive | Albany Historical Precinct, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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I was restricted to the car when I visited here as it was raining, but it looked like a few people had parked their campers and were wandering about. Great Views of the ANZAC... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

I was restricted to the car when I visited here as it was raining, but it looked like a few people had parked their campers and were wandering about. Great Views of the ANZAC PEACE PARK and Harbour

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We went in summer, so being close to the sea enjoying cool breeze whilst all the kids ran amok and enjoyed themselves, was a nice break for us. My kid made friends with other kids there and went exploring, and the 'Captain' entertained us all with his antics. Just seeing how they lived on the ship was interesting enough for... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

So lovingly made and looked after. The guide is quite a character and certainly knew his stuff. Worth a look

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

My husband was very inpressed and spent a good hour moving around the brig and chatting with the volunteer. He found it very interesting and I enjoyed a quiet sit under the shrubbery, having not enjoyed a very short visit to the nearby museum

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

you can go inside the Brig Amity and experience where the captain and crews sleep and what they do and understand the history of Brig Amity

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Baldivis, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

Even though "closed" for the public holiday, the kids still had a ball climbing all around the brig and playing pirates on board. A great attraction for Albany

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Bridgetown, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I had hoped there would be working speakers with the audio listening devices. Read all the info to the children and they loved running round pretending they were on the high seas. Just a bit disappointed, but it was free and left donations.

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Neath Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Although unable to go on board for our visit we had a good look around the outside, The replica was constructed to original plans and is in a picturesque position, wish we could have gone on board but we had a tight schedule to meet,

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Klein
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Our kids (6 and 3,5) loved the trip to the replica and enjoyed the tour in and outside the boat. There is a museum nearby and a very small playground.

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Albany, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

The headsets bring the story of the journey of the pioneer settlers to life.Voices, sounds and narration all adds atmosphere to the replica (constructed to exact size and plans of original brig) Children especially love the experience. In a picturesque setting and near the Museum. Admission price small and well worth seeing.

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