Sport & adventure
Maitraya invites ardent sports and adventure enthusiasts to come and discover one of Australia’s most prestigious private playgrounds. With the awe-inspiring Southern Ocean literally at your doorstep, you’ll find that the selection of water activities on offer will meet the requirements of even the most discerning water lover.
Whether beginner or expert, our guests can choose to spend their days diving, boating, surfing, fishing, kayaking or windsurfing. For those of you who prefer land-based adventure, you’ll be pleased to hear that Maitraya also boasts a wide array of quality leisure equipment including mountain bikes, tennis court, and even a small oval that is perfectly suited to football and cricket matches.
Albany offers scuba divers a range of captivating and exotic dive spots that are home to some of the world’s most spectacular marine life. Divers of all skill levels can experience the opportunity to accompany the migratory Whale Sharks as they make their way across the Albany Reef, swim through the depths of the purpose-sunk HMAS Perth or try and catch a glimpse of the 500+ species of marine life that are on display.
Albany’s beaches provide plenty of surfing and bodyboarding options. Both beginners and more experienced surfers can find suitable breaks all along the coast. Close to town, Middleton beach is ideal for kids and beginners. When the swell is up and the wind is from the north, Nanarup and Muttonbird beaches are ideal for those who are more comfortable in bigger surf.
Deep Sea Fishing
Perfect for experienced fishermen and beginners alike, the various charter operations in Albany offer exciting full day or hourly rate fishing tours. With everything supplied, all you have to bring is your sense of adventure.
For many, nothing quite comes close to testing your skill and nerves over 18 holes. The prestigious Albany Golf Club offers members and visitors alike a quality links style course that is widely regarded as being one of the best courses in Australia.