Top 15 Lighthouse Sights in Australia

    Start your walk at Wilsons Promontory National Park
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    Wilsons Promontory National Park
    Protected area in Victoria, Australia

    The Wilsons Promontory National Park, commonly known as Wilsons Prom or The Prom, is a national park in the Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia, located approximately 157 kilometres southeast of Melbourne.…Read more

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    Cape Leeuwin

    Cape Leeuwin is the most south-westerly mainland point of the Australian continent, in the state of Western Australia.…Read more

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    Split Point Lighthouse
    Lighthouse in Victoria, Australia

    Split Point Lighthouse is a lighthouse located in Aireys Inlet, a small town on the Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Australia.…Read more

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    Shark Island (Port Jackson)

    Shark Island is an island in Sydney Harbour, in New South Wales, Australia. The island is 1.5 hectares in area, measuring some 250 metres by 100 metres, and lies off the Sydney suburbs of Point Piper, Rose Bay and Vaucluse, in the eastern section of the harbour between the…Read more

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    Cape Leveque
    Cape in northernmost part of Dampier Peninsula in Western Australia

    Cape Leveque is at the northernmost tip of the Dampier Peninsula in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. Cape Leveque is 240 kilometres north of Broome, and is remote with few facilities. Nevertheless, the Cape's sandy beaches are attracting an increasing number of visitors.…Read more

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    Cape Byron Light
    Lighthouse in New South Wales, Australia

    Cape Byron Light is an active lighthouse located at Cape Byron, New South Wales, Australia. It is Australia's most powerful lighthouse, with a light intensity of 2,200,000 cd. Cape Byron, the easternmost point of the mainland of Australia, is about 3 kilometres northeast of the town of Byron Bay.…Read more

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    Macquarie Lighthouse
    Lighthouse in New South Wales, Australia

    The Macquarie Lighthouse, also known as South Head Upper Light, was the first, and is the longest serving, lighthouse site in Australia. It is located on Dunbar Head, on the Old South Head Road, Vaucluse in the Municipality of Woollahra local government area of New South Wales, Australia. The lighthouse…Read more

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    Cape Otway Lighthouse
    Lighthouse in Victoria, Australia

    Cape Otway Lighthouse is a lighthouse on Cape Otway in southern Victoria, Australia. It is Victoria's oldest working lighthouse. During winter to spring, the lighthouse is a vantage point for land-based whale watching as migrating whales swim very close to shores.…Read more

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    Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse
    Lighthouse at south western most point of south west region of Western Australia

    The Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse is a lighthouse located on the headland of Cape Leeuwin, the most south-westerly point on the mainland of the Australian Continent, in the state of Western Australia.…Read more

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    Barrenjoey Head Lighthouse
    Lighthouse in New South Wales, Australia

    The Barrenjoey Head Lighthouse is a heritage-listed lighthouse at Barrenjoey Headland, Palm Beach, Northern Beaches Council, New South Wales, Australia. It was designed by James Barnet, the New South Wales Colonial Architect and built by Isaac Banks. It is also known as Barrenjoey Head Lightstation. The property is owned by…Read more

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    Nobbys Head
    Point in Australia

    Nobbys Head is a headland located on the southern entrance to Newcastle Harbour, New South Wales, Australia. The headland is situated above the Hunter River and the Tasman Sea of the South Pacific Ocean.…Read more

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    Norah Head, New South Wales
    Place in New South Wales, Australia

    Norah Head, originally known as Bungaree Noragh Point, is a headland on the Central Coast, New South Wales, Australia, south of Newcastle and north of Sydney. The nearest suburbs are Noraville, Canton Beach and Toukley. Soldiers Beach is located in Norah Head. The suburb is home to a lighthouse with…Read more

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    Bustard Head Light
    Lighthouse in Queensland, Australia

    Bustard Head Light is an active lighthouse located on the southeast tip of Bustard Head, a headland, about 20 kilometres northwest of Seventeen Seventy, in the Australian state of Queensland, within the Eurimbula National Park and locality of Eurimbula. Built in 1868, it is the second-oldest lightstation in the…Read more

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    Hornby Lighthouse

    Hornby Lighthouse, also known as South Head Lower Light or South Head Signal Station, is a heritage-listed active lighthouse located on the tip of South Head, New South Wales, Australia, a headland to the north of the suburb Watsons Bay. It marks the southern entrance to Port Jackson and Sydney…Read more

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    Smoky Cape Lighthouse
    Lighthouse in New South Wales, Australia

    Smoky Cape Lighthouse is a heritage-listed active lighthouse located on Smoky Cape, a headland in Arakoon east of the town of South West Rocks, Kempsey Shire, New South Wales, Australia, and within the Hat Head National Park. It directs boats towards the entrance to the Macleay River, which is located…Read more

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