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Tacking Point Lighthouse

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Address: Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Interesting well signed history point of Port Macquarie. Best to travel on a bright sunny day. The views along the coastline were amazing

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Barham, Australia
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Barham, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Interesting well signed history point of Port Macquarie. Best to travel on a bright sunny day. The views along the coastline were amazing

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Easy drive from Port Mac and you can see to New Zealand, dolphins and whales abound, fun and spectacular views

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

well, I dont know why this is in a tourist point even, seriously what is there to see in a lighthouse.

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We did a family coastal walk along Lighthouse beach ending up at the lighthouse......excellent views and a worthwhile walk....very enjoyable!

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Spectacular vantage point to watch whales in season. Historic site that has been lovingly restored and maintained by local volunteers. Great to come and just check out the surf or gaze down to the south.

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Thank r0rge
Newcastle
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was blowing a gale when we visited. But got to read & see the history of the lighthouse. Went back the next day when it was sunny and saw it in another "light".

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Knutsford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing more to say.Nice walk to it.it is approached from the car park ,which you have to pay if you want to see it. Not worth the car parking fee

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a well maintained attraction with superb views. Parking is plentiful and you do not have to walk right up to the lighthouse to enjoy the wonderful views. Well worth a visit!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a short drive to get there. It's beautiful and quaint with excellent views even on a windy day. I would put this on the list of things to do

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Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great views and easy to get to. Enough parking. Areas to walk around and get very different views. Stunning when the ocean is rough. Snake spotted so be aware. Lighthouse keeper's cottage remains on the site is also interesting.

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