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Last operational lighthouse in Vic

the tour of the lighthouse is a must. The guide was informative and explained the place of the... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
Mark S
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Melbourne, Australia
Great spot for a morning walk

We walked along the PL beach to the Lighthouse each morning of our holiday and it was a great... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
Odyssey27916
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Surrey Hills, Australia
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

the tour of the lighthouse is a must. The guide was informative and explained the place of the lighthouse in history and maritime navigation. If you visit Point Lonsdale and Queenscliffe you will notice the lighthouses and wonder what is their function. There is a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

We walked along the PL beach to the Lighthouse each morning of our holiday and it was a great, relaxing way to start the day. Views are stunning, particularly if a ship is going through the Heads.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely lighthouse at the end of the point. Good carparking and toilet facilities at the bottom. Wheelchair accessible to the lighthouse. Views are wonderful from down the coast to the west or out to ‘the heads’ and back towards Melbourne. Please read...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Great lighthouse that you can actually go and have a tour through on listed days of the year (see pics). The walk up is easy and wheelchair friendly. Views out to either ‘the heads’ or strident down the beach to the west or directly out...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Run by volunteers and only open on a Sunday and limited numbers so good idea to book. Tour was about half hour. Heaps of history of the heads and the role of lighthouse over time. Knowledgeable and enthusiastic guide who really made the tour. Getting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

Situated on the coastline a short drive out of Geelong City this lighthouse is a reminder of the beginnings of the ports of Geelong and Melbourne and the dangerous passage for ships through the narrow entrance into Port Phillip Bay. We witnessed a cargo ship...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 11, 2018

A lighthouse with nice views and lovely coastline. even on a cold windy july day it was lovely to visit and look out over Bass Strait.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BettyMcC80
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Visited on Monday 19th February. Parked the car nearby and went for a look at the Lighthouse, it is a working lighthouse and not open to the public. There are walking tracks as well where you can go exploring the coastline.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed December 23, 2017

This Attraction carries a long history attached to it . That alone makes it worth the visit . However The views are quite spectacular and there is a Maritime Museum worth looking through. There is a $10.00 fee for the experience which goes to the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Leon B
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Informative tour by enthusiastic volunteers. Remember to wear closed toe shoes and only children over 5 can go.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Bruce M
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When we were there it was open on Sundays, however during Summer it MAY be open to cater for the holidayers.
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