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Cape Byron Lighthouse

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Address: Lighthouse Road, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
Phone Number: 02 6620 9300
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Can't leave this place without going up to the Lighhouse. Great location for photographers, family or couples, it will appeal to everyone. Winter months you may even catch the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Can't leave this place without going up to the Lighhouse. Great location for photographers, family or couples, it will appeal to everyone. Winter months you may even catch the sight of whales which is always a joy to see.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

I live just south of Byron Bay and regularly drive there just to do the amazing walk around the headland, up the stairs to the lighthouse. Often spot whales and dolphins. The stairs can be quite steep and definitely get the heart pumping... Which is why I go! Feel very lucky to live in such a Beautiful part of the... More 

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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

If you are in Byron you have to go to the lighthouse. The view is spectacular! We watched whales breaching and dolphins surfing the waves! Just amazing views.

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Brighton, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

We were a group of 3 in our 60s. Easy enough walk - undulating but felt good . We went up via the beach and back down via Capt Cooks lookout. Round trip was 2 hrs with stop at the lighthouse for coffee. We saw a Whale, various forms of bird & wildlife. The views were sensational, very very worth... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

We have visited the Lighthouse on 2 occasions. First with just my husband and I, and second with friends. Both times we were blessed enough to have had such beautiful weather so we were able to take in the gorgeous views of the ocean and the surrounds. The first time we visited, we were able to go inside the light... More 

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Blue Mountains, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Amazing views and definitely worth a visit. Parking at the top very difficult to find so were dropped off and walked back down when finished. Great place to see up and down the coast and may be even some whales and dolphins if you are lucky.

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Ballymena, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Not the biggest lighthouse in aus but a beautiful pristine example with access inside. The views around are worth the hike alone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Definitely my favorite spot in Byron Bay. Considering the fact Byron Bay itself is my favorite place in Australia so far, it ranks pretty highly. I have been up to the lighthouse at byron on four separate occasions. Every time I'm in Byron, I always set time aside for the lighthouse. I have walked up once and driven it three... More 

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Lismore, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

We headed up to the Lighthouse despite the rain and windy weather, and were rewarded with such beautiful views of the storm rolling over. Parking up the top is difficult and hard to find a spot, also have to pay a fee but with a toddler to us it was worth it. Worth a look if in the area.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

We walked from Byron, it was steep in parts but definitely worth the reward from the top! It was great to walk back along the beach.

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