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Macquarie Lightstation Tour Day

Macquarie Lightstation Tour Day

Date: From 25-02-2018 to 18-12-2018

Time: 09:00

Price: $5

Harbour Trust

Explore Australia's first and longest operating navigational light. Take a tour to learn about the history of this remarkable place and see magnificent harbor and city views from the top. Macquarie Lighthouse was originally built in 1818, and was designed by convict architect, Francis Greenway. The stone used in the lighthouse eroded and it was replaced by the current tower in 1883.The lighthouse is still used for its original purpose - a guiding light for sailors showing the way to the harbor entrance.


  • Sunday 25 February 2018 (bookings now open)
  • Sunday 22 April 2018
  • Sunday 24 June 2018
  • Sunday 19 August 2018 (International Lighthouse Heritage Weekend)
  • Sunday 28 October 2018
  • November (Date TBA)



  • $5 adult
  • $3 child/concession (child 16 years and under / pensioner / student)
  • $13 family (two adults and up to three concessions)

Harbour Trust


Macquarie Lightstation, Old South Head Road, Vaucluse, NSW, 2011

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