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Cape Byron Lighthouse

Lighthouse Road, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6620 9300
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Lighthouse Road, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6620 9300
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Cape Byron Lighthouse is always a must do when visiting Byron. Parking is a nightmare but if you persevere you'll find one. This time of the year is beautiful up there. We walked to the Eastern Point and watched stacks of whales swimming, a massive...More

Thank Louise P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Byron Lighthouse is an amazing place. It's the most easterly point of Australian mainland. It's all surrounded by water and if you are lucky you can watch whales from up on the top. Also, being in the middle of Gold Coast and Ballina, Byronshire has...More

Thank cadnanzaman
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lighthouses are lighthouses wherever you find them but what sets this one apart are the surrounding views and pathways. Take a stroll down to the most easterly point of the continent or the walking path back down to the Bay and it's a rewarding way...More

Thank LongXuyen
Reviewed 3 days ago

There are great views from the lighthouse itself. i would recommend you take the easy 5 minute walk to the end of the point though so you can take a picture beside the sign saying eastern most point on the Australian mainland

Thank GlanandJo
Reviewed 4 days ago

watch the sunset or the dolphins are priceless, also there is a swimming area down there absolutely amazzzing because it's usually quite so u can swim there and have peace of mind

Thank seemo_x
Reviewed 6 days ago

One of the best views you will see. We went on a week day, early and still had to park in the bottom carpark. Walk up the hill, its not as hard as it looks and see the lighthouse and the best views ever. You...More

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Parking is not easy but well worth the trouble. The views are amazing and it's a place you will appreciate for it's natural beauty. Bring coins to pay for parking if you are lucky and find a spot near the top.

Thank TravelingSpinsterTA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must visit spot if in the area. Some of the best views in all of Australia. There's the option of climbing to the top or just enjoying the scenery.

Thank kingcalo
Reviewed 1 week ago

I go here every time I'm in Byron Bay, and it's just as beautiful every single time. Even if you miss out on spotting any whales or dolphins, the view is magnificent. It's also the most Easterly Point of Australia, so that could be something...More

1  Thank Sophie L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing views. Great to visit. We watched the wales from here as well as a gorgeous sun set. Worth a late afternoon / evening visit.

Thank Kirsten E
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