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Seal Rocks Lighthouse

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Amazing views.

Took the family 6year old and 13 year old up for the nice walk up to the lookout. Fantastic views... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Muswellbrook, Australia
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A fun afternoon outing to the quaint little town of seal rocks.

A reasonable effort is required to walk the 650m to the lighthouse. The climb up to the lighthouse... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Newcastle, Australia
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Kinka Road, Seal Rocks, New South Wales NSW 2423, Australia
+61 2 4997 6590
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 31 January 2013

Lucky enough to get up the coast for a break to the Smiths Lake area and always find time to drive out to the 'Rocks' ! While there it is an easy stroll up to the Lighthouse for a look around and depending on the...More

1  Thank Skeney57
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We wet to Seals rocks as the pictures were so tempting- so beautiful. Unfortunately most pics are aerial shots- so clearly you do not see it at eye level! Not fun enough.

1  Thank actuate
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Took the family 6year old and 13 year old up for the nice walk up to the lookout. Fantastic views and would highly recommend this.

Thank kylet299
Reviewed 6 October 2018

A reasonable effort is required to walk the 650m to the lighthouse. The climb up to the lighthouse is quite steep.

Thank marchantdav
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely walk to the top. Just amazing views. You absolutely must do this! We saw whales and dolphins from the top

Thank Theunkovichs
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Comfortable leafy walk from free carpark. Viewing points along the way. Views breathtaking from lighthouse. Buildings closed for renovation well worth doing. A must see.

Thank Max S
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We went there with large family group this week. The 700metre walk from the car park is very hilly and with small kids is a bit of an effort. But overall it is worth the effort. There is a public toilet about half way along...More

Thank 907rayg
Reviewed 28 May 2018

a trip worth while to walk up to the lighthouse. amazing view all around. also available are stays in the keepers houses, that would be fantastic, but not cheap. we walked from the carpark at the entrance of the national park, gentle walk till you...More

Thank Jack B
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Spectacular area, part of national park, providing safe viewing Area parkland, a variety of nearby beaches.

Thank steve w
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Take a drive to Seal Rock, the beach is lovely, great viewing grass area. Go up to the lighthouse. Moderate walk on road up to housing of lighthouse with great views. Actually walk up to lighthouse is short but very steep, we did see lots...More

Thank Marisi R
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We have made the walk up to Sugarloaf 4 times now. Every time my breath is taken away by the view (and the vertical climb) well worth it!

Thank Briony B
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Not far from the lighthouse is the Seal Rocks beach. This is a lovely beach with a sandy beach & warm sea. At the far right hand side is a small lagoon where the sea rushes in through a rocky gap. The colour is a...More

Thank Rimell-seaford-55
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