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Address: Lighthouse Road, Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Brilliant coastal walk

Brilliant walk through stunning sea views. Easily accessible and you may see the Whales if you're lucky!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
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Cosby, England, United Kingdom
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Cosby, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Brilliant walk through stunning sea views. Easily accessible and you may see the Whales if you're lucky!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

We started from Wategos Beach, went up the track on the eastern end of the road above the beach and down the main road from the lighthouse. Saw a large number of dolphins surfing a moderate swell wrapping around into Little Wategos beach. There are expansive views up and down the coast and some of the hinterland which puts the... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

The lighthouse was not spectacular or speciel but it is a really nice walk up there. We saw to large groups of dolphins on the way up and it is a nice view from the top.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW

There is some truly amazing scenery to be seen from this trail. We were lucky enough to see Turtles in the ocean as we walked as well.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

a wonderful walk up to the easterliest(??) point in australia. great history. beautiful scenery. mildly challenging

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Coolum Beach, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Fantastic views of the ocean, dolphins and lighthouse. Well worth the effort. Even though there are a few stairs to climb.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

Lovely walk for the generally fit. Lots of stairs and can be steep at times but well worth the effort. Highly recommended and their are toilets and a café at the lighthouse which was a nice bonus.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

It was a nice trail to walk on, starting from the lighthouse. We even saw a colourful bird! Could have a clear view of the ocean and also the shore features along the coastline. It was beautiful and we could see the sunset as well. The only negative thing is the expensive parking that is at the carpark at the... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Probably not the first person to say that this is spectacular...but it is so true. Easy walk with lots of resting spots and fabulous photo opportunities.

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Bunbury, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

The views along the way and from the Lighthouse base are stunning but a great deal of the walk involves stairs so will not suit everyone's knees!!

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