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Principality of Hutt River

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The way this guy beat the Australian Government is just classic.

The road in may be gravel but is well maintained and my Getz had no problems arriving safe. This... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Perth, Australia

Definitely worth the detour if that way but ensure of opening times. The history of when and why... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Helen p
Geraldton, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The road in may be gravel but is well maintained and my Getz had no problems arriving safe. This place is amazing. Once at Principality of Hut River - 1970 Independent Sovereign State, you will be amazed by the history of when,why and how this...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing place to see and experience , founded by former H.R.H Prince Leonard and it has its own flag and government office . We met him and he showed us his collection of passport and stamps and gifts received from heads of states around the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

We missed this place on our last trip up North but got there this time. It's just as everyone says - quirky and wonderful! We were greeted by the lovely Prince Graeme and told the history of the Principality (bring your passports to be stamped...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank tt395
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Didn't really know what to expect before stopping here, but it turned out to be a very unique and interesting place to visit. We were greeted by one of Prince Leonard's sons, who explained what it was all about and showed us some interesting items...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Crem8r
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Definitely worth the detour if that way but ensure of opening times. The history of when and why this became a Principality is really interesting and you can even get your passport stamped. Glad we done it and got pictures of the Prince.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Helen p
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped by here on our way from Geraldton to Kalbarri. It's off the beaten track a bit, down a gravel road. A bizarre but interesting little place with some very interesting history. HRH Leonard and his son were there to explain the history. The...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 2 September 2017

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

Date of experience: August 2017
2  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

Date of experience: December 2016
3  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

Date of experience: April 2017
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

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Rick_Perth_Australia
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15 December 2016|
Response from redlegs2016 | Reviewed this property |
Only have a caravan park but very cheap.
15 December 2016|
Response from redlegs2016 | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes