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Mt Melville Lookout

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Address: Melville Drive | Great Southern Region, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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Mt Melville - the other side of Albany

Mt Melville - a natural attraction. No facilities here, a bit of a steep drive to get up there. Views lovely, great for photos

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DebraLetica
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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mt Melville - a natural attraction. No facilities here, a bit of a steep drive to get up there. Views lovely, great for photos

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Western Australia, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were surprised by how unkempt the whole site is but the view from the top of the tower is very spectacular and helps you to orientate yourself.

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Thank seachange2000
Western Australia, Australia
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great spot to go, to see the views all around Albany! So much water, bays and islands to see! Make sure you wear a scarf and something warm, as it's often blowy up there, in the cooler weather especially!

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Thank glynish2015
Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 364 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spiral concrete tower not that attractive but it certainly provides fantastic views over Alany & right through to the Stirling Ranges

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Thank Darrel J
Albany, Australia
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Fantastic views of Albany, the Harbour, King George Sound and surrounds. Not many places give you 360 degree views but Mt Melville lookout does and what views they are. There are toilets that are clean and well maintained and it's safe for families to visit as well. We thoroughly enjoyed the experience.

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Thank matthewkibblewhite
Perth, Australia
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Worth the climb as you get a 360 degree view, you can see Stirling ranges, and all around Albany, the islands around.

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Bullsbrook
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102 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

When in Albany I like to walk up Mt Melville, as it is a decent walk that gets you puffing. The lookout has good views.

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Perth, Australia
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Great place to visit...a view of the whole of Albany from this spot...spoiled by the graffiti that has been scrawled all over it...needs to be cleaned up...a great place for anyone visiting Albany.

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Thank theramble
Leeds England
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Wow what a view you get from up here. I could have stood looking for hours, a super lookout spot and 360 view

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Thank 1Lesley
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8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed recently and went to the lookout and it's a great view across the town and port as well as the wind farm

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