King Wave at The Gap

12 Dec 2014 5:53 PM - Fleggletaub

One of Albany’s many celebrated features is The Gap.

This appropriately named and impressive rugged granite fissure has been carved out of granite cliffs 25 metres high  . The cliffs are a sheer drop to the  Southern Ocean.

Another feature of this rugged coastline are the many signs warning visitors (and locals) that “King Waves Kill”.

To appreciate the unpredictability and the power of these waves, have a look at the video below …