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Address: Lighthouse Road, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 6620 9300
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Whale Watching from the Top of the Hill

Was glad we made the trek up to the lighthouse. Was a beautiful view and we were able to spot some whales on the way down.

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

Was glad we made the trek up to the lighthouse. Was a beautiful view and we were able to spot some whales on the way down.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Hahaa... Im reviewing a lighthouse. But really, its a fantastic view, and the beach walk up to it is so special. Make sure you do this as the first activity in Byron Bay!

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Thank ReecenBenny
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Spectacular views. Walking track for the energetic or parking... is a bit steep $8... more little tracks and lookouts once you get to the top.

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Thank Kim M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Only about 5km from main town a lot of people run to here and to the top for sunrise. We took a tour with our hostel and really enjoyed the view. I've heard of people seeing whales in season but we got to see a cute little wallaby checking us out. Great place year round.

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Thank Jessie R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful views, nice stroll up. Lots of stairs, so of you have bad knees or ankles I wouldn't recommend walking. Spotted a wild wallaby just below the fence by the light house

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Thank Maria S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Exactly as advertised... the most easterly point of Australia, with incredible ocean views. Our coffees were great, as we overlooked the town centre and southern beaches.

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Wuhan, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The whole lighthouse walk is lovely, going thru jungle and passing beautiful beaches. The lighthouse looks in amazing condition, and the room on the ground floor has some interesting books on lighthouses in Australia. The only issue is that only ten people can go up the lighthouse with volunteer guides at a time, and each time is half an hour... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We saw byron bay cape on a building programm and we defenitely wanted to visit there to view the magnificent houses. But from the road most of the houses are out of view. So we decided to drive to the light house and visit it. But when we arrived at the parking it was completely full. So we decided that... More 

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Thank vince G
Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant walk up to view the cape. Definitely a must do when in Byron. Beautiful views and even saw a few whales thought I think we were about late in the season.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Drove up here but sadly, unable to find a carpark (there's a carparking attendant and he politely told us we needed to keep driving) but our next visit, we'll definitely factor this in. Views are spectacular and we can only imagine the history within the lighthouse itself and the accommodation house that is open to the public. A must-see -... More 

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