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Address: Lighthouse Road, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
Phone Number: 02 6685 5955
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Visit Cape Byron State Conservation Area like an insider
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$55*
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Kayaking with Dolphins in Byron Bay

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Paid parking, great view

I would say that I prefer Norah Head Lighthouse because of the ease and free parking but this one is more crowded. I saw many surfers around so that might be a reason to implement... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
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Singapore, Singapore
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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

I would say that I prefer Norah Head Lighthouse because of the ease and free parking but this one is more crowded. I saw many surfers around so that might be a reason to implement parking. But the view is still great and a relaxing atmosphere.

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Maryborough, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

was a working trip with the ability to have some fun, worth the visit to the conservation area, great photo oportunities plenty of walking

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I know that there is paid parking if you want to park within the conservation area up close to the Lighthouse, but really, the money is being well invested. The conservation area up here is kept so well by NSW Parks and Wildlife. Beautiful boardwalk and bike path that walkers share up to the lighthouse. The walk is relaxing and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

So beautiful and to gaze out to sea and have a pleasant (lots of steps though) walk up and down. Great place for 360 degree views and pix :-)

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melbounre
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Lovely track for bikes and walkers just stay to the left if walking uphill and keep your kids close to bikes can pass safely. Great view at the end and its a good loop around of about 2 klm

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Lennox Head, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

This is a top spot for locals and tourists as the 360 degree views are stunning. You can walk up (lots of stairs but manageable) or drive up. You will pay a fee to park unless you have a NPWS car pass. Lighthouse tours are available with volunteers. I'm yet to do a tour but understand that they are worth... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Great to visit the park, guided tours of the lighthouse are available and there's a well marked and laid walking track to the most eastern tip of Australia if you're feeling energetic. Be warned, if you want to park close by there is a fee for parking.

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Kristiansand, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Stunning and amazing panorama view over the ocean! We saw alot of whales and dolphins, and after just a quick ten minutes walk you can reach the oscean and take a quick and cooling swim. Spectacular view, bring your camera!

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Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Stunning 360* views of Mountains and Ocean. BEautiiiiful federation houses to rent. The "lighthouse walk is a must "for tourists, You can see whales, dolphins, Wallabies, goats and the sunset is amazing from up there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

The lighthouse area is a very nice place to visit. Well maintained and organized. The walking tracks are very nice. We saw lots of dolphins during our walk. It is something for the whole family.

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