The Blow Holes, Albany

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On a windy day, watch as the sea surges through the rock formations and forcefully spurts water through the granite cracks at The Blow Holes. Stand on the rocks to see the rugged coastline and windswept cliffs. Be careful, though, since the waves are wild and dangerous. Close by are the Gap (natural slit in the rock) and Natural Bridge, all part of a national park. Arrange your visit to The Blow Holes and discover more family-friendly attractions in Albany using our Albany trip planner .
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  • Visited the blow holes however due to the seas being calm they were not "working" none the less it was a nice walk and great views.  more »
  • You need to be reasonably fit to descend down the walkway and steps and then out on to the rocks to see the gaps in the rocks where the air blows up, be patient and dont get too close. A long climb ba...  more »
  • It's difficult to decide whether the blow holes were meant to be seen or just heard. I didn't see any holes as it's tricky to gauge the safety of venturing further out from the pole with the floater a...  more »
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