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Tacking Point Lighthouse

Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 6581 8000
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Escape from the south

On a very windy day this place was specatular to visit. Great view along the coast. Easy parking... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Judy W
via mobile
Whale watching

An amazing location for whale watching. The local Rotary club has done a great job with the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Carolyn H
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“see whales” (31 reviews)
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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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+61 2 6581 8000
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On a very windy day this place was specatular to visit. Great view along the coast. Easy parking and great viewing for the whale migration.

Thank Judy W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

An amazing location for whale watching. The local Rotary club has done a great job with the facilities and how the area has been improved. Well done!

Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I drove to the lighthouse and parking is very limited but I was lucky to get a spot and what a view, even the whales decided to make an appearance, this is a 'Take Your camera' place, there are steps to take down to the...More

Thank cey c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Lighthouse can be reached by car or by walking there. Car parks are limited tho. You can walk along trails and via beaches to reach the Lighthouse. Once you are there the view is amazing, as good as Byron Bay! At certain times of...More

Thank Countrygal135
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tacking Point Lighthouse is modest in size but located in a beautiful, natural and rugged part of the Port Macquarie coastline. The whale watching platform is a highlight, but the archeological remains of the lighthouse keeper's cottage are also interesting. Walking along Lighthouse Beach or...More

Thank ijenkins99
Reviewed 1 week ago

This lighthouse is a photographer's perfect location. The lighthouse is very photogenic, but the views to the south and west are quite stunning. During Winter, the migrating Hump Whales pass by quite close to the headland. Dolphins are often surfing the waves below the lighthouse....More

Thank WTP54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cute little lighthouse but no tours inside. Lovely views around it though. Easy access for everyone with parking along side. Loved the lighthouse keepers cottage ruins.

Thank de1881
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really lovely little lighthouse situated right on the cliff edge with the remains of the original lighthouse keepers house still preserved in front. The restoration and interpretive signs are great - a project of the local Rotary Club and Council. Views are stunning and...More

Thank Sjg359
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was great to see the lighthouse in such good maintenance. It is a tribute to the staff. This lighthouse contributed to the safety of ships around Australia.

Thank Mark_Blunden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lighthouse has a very nice view of the surrounding area and is great for photos. Very windy and so refreshing on a hot day.

Thank JackAuss
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Balaji G
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Response from Ann0259 | Reviewed this property |
As far as i know as it is not gated or anything
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