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Principality of Hutt River

Western Australia, Australia
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Well worth a visit ....especially if you like unusual and quirky !

Fascinating visit to Hutt River Principality. In 1970, Leonard Casely & his family seceded from... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Almostgreynomad
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Sydney, Australia
Quirky But Worth a Visit

To visit this special place, easiest route will be via Binnu Road West whereby only a short stretch... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Zeszzt
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fascinating visit to Hutt River Principality. In 1970, Leonard Casely & his family seceded from Australia & became their own micronation .... lots of legal arguments ensued, which continue to this day, especially with the tax office .... They are their own Royal Family ......More

1  Thank Almostgreynomad
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

To visit this special place, easiest route will be via Binnu Road West whereby only a short stretch is unsealed. We are fortunate to meet Prince Leonard and had him explained the history of the place. Of course to have our passport stamped was a...More

2  Thank Zeszzt
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Hutt River on the way to Exmouth recently. We had seen it on the news in Feb 2017 when the old prince handed over the reigns to the younger prince, and the kids were curious to see what it was about. Coming...More

2  Thank David T
Reviewed 28 February 2017

It is best to visit the Hutt River Province by way of a FWD, the road is unsealed for most of the trip once you leave the H'way. But you will be so delighted when you get to the Principality. Take your Passport and have...More

1  Thank Rick_Perth_Australia
Reviewed 21 December 2016

How fortunate we were to be able to meet and speak with Prince Leonard -- and wish him a Happy Birthday. We stayed a couple of nights at the caravan park so had the time to spend quite some time going through the displays and...More

2  Thank Jaqz-RealizeUrDreamz
Reviewed 21 October 2016

If you want to go to another country and not leave Australia, then this is it. You have to get a visitor's visa from the Post Office at a cost of $4.00,stamped. Also available is a members certificate or an officers certificate, both personally signed...More

1  Thank redlegs2016
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to another country! Who knew there was a little country (Prince Leonard's farm) hidden within Australia! What a clever man to fight back with the government of the day, and stop them from destroying his family's livelihood. It became an...More

2  Thank fishinmad2015
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We visited here recently & what a hidden little gem. Got to meet HRH Prince Leonard himself now in his 90's. They have a great collection in their museum, alot of history to the story a quirky but very interesting place to visit. Nice easy...More

1  Thank Trish S
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

You know "Ab-Fab" - where the hippy parents aren't quite over it yet. No doubt this place had more significance once - maybe 30 years ago. It's an interesting stop - we were shown around by a princess, but it's all a bit dated. The...More

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped past on a long weekend exploring the Geraldton-Kalbarri region from Perth. Unusual but really entertaining and worthwhile! The family are great and it's just a typically Aussie place. Highly recommend!

Thank Samantha E
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Wendy W
15 December 2016|
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Response from redlegs2016 | Reviewed this property |
Only have a caravan park but very cheap.
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Wendy W
15 December 2016|
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Response from redlegs2016 | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes
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