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Desert Mounted Corps Memorial

Summit of Mount Clarence, Apex Drive | Great Southern Region, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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Stunning Views

It's free and got car parks. If you have elders there is a ramp where you drive up for a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bryan L
Awe inspiring

A simply magnificent memorial in an absolutely marvellous location. Added to a visit to the Forts... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
karenen14
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Summit of Mount Clarence, Apex Drive | Great Southern Region, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's free and got car parks. If you have elders there is a ramp where you drive up for a drop-off/pick up rather than let them walk. At the top, the view is absolutely stunning.

Thank Bryan L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A simply magnificent memorial in an absolutely marvellous location. Added to a visit to the Forts and the National Anzac Centre will make for a truly memorable experience.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was fantastic. The kids enjoyed this very much. Such a picturesque sight, nice walk. Presented well.

Thank Monique T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must visit. It’s great to visit and reflect on the soldiers who went to war. It’s an amazing place. It also has good views over the harbour

Thank Anthony H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful drive upto the look out The Avenue of Hounor was so beautiful well maintanined as you would expect look out views we brilliant

Thank ronald w
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Such a wonderful place full of history Beautiful scenic views facilites kept up to thw highest standard Such a moving place to make this a part of any persons to do list when visiting Albany

Thank Sheena P
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Many many steps but worth the walk. The reconstructed memorial to the Desert Mountain Corp was incredible. The views from here were beautiful, further up the hill, (more steps) is a fantastic lookout.

Thank NonandDave
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

This tribute to the light horse regiments was reconstructed from casts of the original erected at Port Said and paid for by the soldiers themselves. The annual Anzac Day Dawn Service is held here, and the site is informative and wonderfully maintained. If you walk...More

Thank P1011VZinfo
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

We were informed this is a near perfect copy of the original destroyed in Egypt. The beautiful surrounding gave us time to sit and complete. Very well worth the visit.

Thank SkiGrowingOld
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

The Shire of Albany should be proud of this memorial site, very impressed with the design and how on the way up the steps, you read some of the writings from those that made the ultimate sacrifice to give us what we have today. A...More

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