King River is a small town in the Great Southern region of Western Australia. It is located 406 km south east of Perth[2] and the closest populated town is Albany.

The town takes its name from the King River which is located nearby; another town, Lower King is further down river on Oyster Harbour.


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "King River (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 4 January 2015. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Main Roads WA - Distance from Perth". 2009. Archived from the original on 26 July 2008. Retrieved 14 April 2009.

Coordinates: 34°56′S 117°55′E / 34.933°S 117.917°E / -34.933; 117.917