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 Historic Albany- come and visit our past!

Historic Albany - come and visit our past!

Albany’s History
Since its founding in 1826 Albany has harboured a rich and interesting history as the first Settlement in Western Australia. Learn more about Albany’s beginnings

Patrick Taylor
The original owner of oldest surviving dwelling in western Australia, now the pride and joy of the Albany Historic Society.

Batelier Collection
A collection of maritime art, donated to the society in 1971 by the late Claude John Batelier.

The White Fleet
The American Fleet of white painted battleships sailed into Albany during the September of 1908.

The ANZACs
At the outbreak of WWI Albany was chosen for the first two troop convoys to congregate due to the large sheltered anchorage provided by King George.