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Best for sweeping views of the bay

Standing as a reminder of the bloody past of the area, the lighthouse is a reminder of what bad... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
AmbikaSubramanian
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Sydney, Australia
Great scenic views

Everyone loves a lighthouse and the views here are wonderful - wrong season to be watching for... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2018
RonWamberal
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Sydney, Australia
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Jervis Bay Village, Shoalhaven, New South Wales 2540, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the drive to experience this history and amazing views. Costs $11 to visit the national park but well worth it. To get to the Lighthouse ruins the road is a bit rough. Plenty of parking and a short walk to the ruins of...More

Thank winnie171978
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Standing as a reminder of the bloody past of the area, the lighthouse is a reminder of what bad planning can cause. Overlooking the Wreck bay, the lighthouse was built because it was easy to build and not to particularly help ships. The result was...More

Thank AmbikaSubramanian
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

At the time we were visiting, there won’t much people during the time. It was a short walk to the lighthouse with rich history. The view was scenic and we were actually there to see some whales but too bad it wasn’t too bad it...More

Thank onefullstep
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

This ruined lighthouse had a great history and was very interesting to take a walk around. The cliffs, just before you get to the lighthouse, were spectacular. Fantastic views and we even saw a sea eagle soaring along the cliffs. Romantic spot too. Parking was...More

Thank ExplorerGoddess
Reviewed 23 March 2018

It had been two years since we visited Cape St George Lighthouse. The we found this historic ruin of a lighthouse in amongst beautiful coastal bush which was mainly Banksias. We decided to show some friends this spot and were saddened to see the destruction...More

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Everyone loves a lighthouse and the views here are wonderful - wrong season to be watching for whales but the sights are still worth the drive.

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Interesting spot with lots of history. We walked from Murray’s beach, which took a lot longer than expected. Better to drive as not that much to look at there. Less scenic than expected.

2  Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This lighthouse is in an incredible national park surrounded by white beaches, thick scrub and multitudes of wildlife. Must visit!

1  Thank jay M
Reviewed 5 July 2017

What a historic place to visit. We followed the narrow track to the lookout and we were stopped by the mesmerising view and as we got close to the lookout we saw a sign that said ‘Track Ends’ and we thought.. oh well….. let’s just...More

2  Thank Trusted_Review3r
Reviewed 30 April 2017

loved this place, peaceful drive. loved visiting this place and seen the history of the area, can not wait to go back

Thank Meagen R
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