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2024/25 5★ Festive Voyage of Australia

Regatta 20 Dec 2024 37 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Sydney

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Itinerary: Sydney,Australia - Brisbane, Australia - Whitsunday Island - Cairns, Australia - Cooktown, Australia - Darwin, Australia - Benoa, Bali, Indonesia - Komodo Island, Indonesia -...
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(full fare £11,969) Inside from £8,149pp

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Australia Circumnavigation

Westerdam 08 Dec 2024 14 nights Fly Cruise Fremantle (Perth)

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Itinerary: Fremantle (Perth) - Albany, Australia - Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island - Adelaide - Port Lincoln - Melbourne - Hobart - Port Arthur - Sydney, Australia
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Inside from £2,929pp

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The 2024 Australian Gems

Queen Elizabeth 05 Nov 2024 7 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Fremantle (Perth)

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Itinerary: Fremantle, Australia - Albany - Adelaide, Australia - Melbourne, Australia
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What to see in Albany

An excursion into Albany, Australia, isn't just a trip; it's a dive into a rich historical tapestry, a communion with pristine nature and a journey through a gastronomic landscape that tantalises every sense.

A short drive from Albany’s port, the breathtaking Torndirrup National Park stretches across the southern coastline, offering an enthralling blend of cultural heritage and striking natural wonders. The park's dramatic coastal topography is a testament to the raw power of nature, with the Southern Ocean having sculpted incredible formations over millennia. The iconic Natural Bridge is a granite formation causing awe among its viewers, resembling a giant's carefully laid bridge across the tumultuous waters. Not far from this spectacle, the Gap will have your adrenaline surging as you stand 40 metres above the raging ocean on a viewing platform jutting out from the cliff face, providing an unparalleled perspective of the fierce waves beneath.

Step back in time with a visit to Albany’s Convict Gaol, a mere stroll from the port. Operational in the 19th century, this gaol stands as a grim reminder of Australia's colonial past. The restored building offers visitors an unfiltered look at the lives of convicts who once occupied its cells. Each room tells a story, with exhibitions portraying the gaol's history, from its days housing convicts to its time as a gold rush prison and then a temporary home for displaced World War II refugees. Guided tours provide deeper insight into the day-to-day existence of its former inmates, revealing the hardships and realities of a bygone era. The experience is both educational and humbling, emphasising the importance of human rights and the evolution of societal norms.

After the stark realities of the gaol, brighten your spirits at the Albany Farmers Market, a vibrant weekend staple just a quick hop from the port. Here, the region's rich soil and pure air manifest in a variety of fresh produce, organic meats and artisanal delicacies that reflect Albany's agricultural abundance. Mingle with the locals as you meander through stalls bursting with colour and flavour. Indulge in a selection of freshly picked, locally grown fruits and vegetables and don't miss the opportunity to savour homemade jams, speciality cheeses and locally produced honey. Each vendor has a story, and every product is a testament to the love and labour poured into the region's produce. This bustling market not only supports the local economy and sustainable practices but also offers a taste of the community spirit that defines Albany.


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