Amity BrigPrint Page
Ship built to commemorate European settlement in Western Australia but also as a tribute to sailing ships.
The Amity Brig was built in North America in 1816 and had carried convicts , whalers , explorers, farmers and settlers to various parts of Australia from Queensland to Western Australia. The first European settlers to West Australia were carried in the `Amity` from Port Jackson to King George Sound stepping ashore at Albany on Boxing Day 1826.
|Address:||Princess Royal Drive, Albany Historical Precinct, Albany, 6330|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.029167|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 26th December, 1976|