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“Spectacular views” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Tacking Point Lighthouse

Tacking Point Lighthouse
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Lake Macquarie
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69 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Spectacular views”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2013

Not a lighthouse that you can climb up inside and you may be blown off your feet however the view is sensational.

Visited October 2013
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“Pictures don't do the view justice!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2013

The drive to the lighthouse has turnoffs to look at the ocean. Beyond magnificent. The lighthouse is the third oldest in Australia. You walk up the steps to the lighthouse. It's cute and photogenic. But, the surrounding panorama of Pacific Ocean is beyond description. I saw one person sitting enjoying a light lunch enjoying the view. Great idea.

Visited October 2013
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“Beautiful”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2013 via mobile

Great spot! Well restored building, amazing view. Lots of history here. Great place for a picnic.
Not far from the main streets of town

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“Shells & Pebbles Galore”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2013

Loved walking the beach below the lighthouse. Fantastic sifting through the pebbles & shells washed up on the shore & looking into the rock pools.

Not a swimming beach.

Visited October 2013
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Port Macquarie
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54 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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“WHALES!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2013

From the odd cruise ship and container ship to the famous whale watching from June until November. It has beautiful walks around it and spectacular views during the day and worth a visit at full moon.

Visited October 2013
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