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Lancelin in the region of Western Australia with it's 666 residents is located in Australia - some 1,967 mi (or 3,166 km) West of Canberra, the country's capital.

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Current time in Lancelin is now 09:04 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Australia / Perth" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: or Perth. While being here, make sure to check out and Lancelin as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Gnarly Tube Team - April 2012 Easter Lon...

05:11 min ( April 08, 2012 by Graham Walsh)
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Gnarly Tube Team - April 2012 Easter Long Weekend Lancelin Trip Featured this week: - Possible shark sighting - The first "Gnarly Award" winner is Mr T

Windy Isolated Lancelin Julesandjames's ...

02:00 min ( December 16, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Honda TRX250TM Lancelin - 001 (5 Aug 201...

01:24 min ( August 06, 2012 by MyRawFiles)
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The first ride on the TRX250, and the RC bumper i made in 7/8" .49" Cr-Mo steel tube, that clicks onto the original bumper via conduit c clamps. Holds the HPI Vorza perfectly. Camera angle had slipped...

Lancelin Surf coach Robin

01:44 min ( January 04, 2009 by Francis Woo)
Views: 487 - Rating: 0/5

Surf coach Robin Johnson hailing from the great town of Hastings giving a long and enthralling discussion on the Lancelin sunset. Everyone was thrilled


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Interesting facts about this location

Lancelin, Western Australia

Lancelin is a small fishing and tourist town 110 km north of Perth, Western Australia. It is located in the Shire of Gingin at the end of Wanneroo Road (State Route 60), and a few kilometres from the start of the Indian Ocean Drive. The area in which Lancelin is located is close to the shipwreck site of the Vergulde Draeck or Gilt Dragon that was wrecked on rocks close to shore in 1656. The town's name originates from Lancelin Island that is located nearby which was named after P.J.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -31.02, 115.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Coastal towns in Western Australia, Fishing communities in Australia, Towns in Western Australia

Ledge Point, Western Australia

Ledge Point is a small coastal township 105 km north of Perth, Western Australia. It was established to service the local fishing and crayfishing industries. The town's name originates from the nearby coastal feature of the same name, a series of rocky ledges on the point that was first described in an 1875 hydrographic survey. The Gingin Road Board requested that land be set aside in the area in 1937 for camping and recreation purposes.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -31.02, 115.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Coastal towns in Western Australia, Fishing communities in Australia, Towns in Western Australia

Vergulde Draeck

The Vergulde Draeck (Gilt Dragon) was a Dutch East India Company ship of the seventeenth century. She sailed from Texel bound for Batavia (now Jakarta), under Pieter Albertsz and was carrying trade goods and eight chests of silver worth 78,6000 guilders. On 28 April 1656 the Gilt Dragon was wrecked just south of Ledge Point, 107 km north of what is now Perth, Western Australia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -31.02, 115.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:1650s ships, Age of Sail merchant ships of the Dutch Republic, Exploration ships of the Netherlands, Maritime incidents in 1656, Sailing ships, Ships of the Dutch East India Company, Shipwrecks of Western Australia

Wedge Island (Western Australia)

Wedge Island is located north of Lancelin and South of Cervantes on the Western Australian coast. The name mainly refers to the mainland settlement but also refers to a 400 metres long wedge shaped island located just south of "the point". The island itself is a declared nature reserve. The settlement of Grey is about 15km. north-west. Both are within the Shire of Dandaragan. One of the first pioneers of the settlement was Mr. W.R. (Bob) Wedge in 1937.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -31.02, 115.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Coastline of Western Australia, Islands of Western Australia