Australian Maritime Safety Authority
Tower Height: 121
Height of Focal Plane: 167
Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 15 seconds.
Description of Tower: White, conical brick (?) tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1899
Date Present Tower Built: 1899
Date Automated: 1971
Optics: Second order Fresnel lens (Chance Bros.), replaced by APRB-251 in 1988.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
Access to this lighthouse is possible only by boat or air. Some charter boats from Strahan might go to Heads Jetty in Macquarie Harbour; from there it's about a 5 mile round trip walk to the lighthouse.