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Well worth the walk , excellent views over the heads and port Philip bay , can see large ships come... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Great views!

Lovely place with great views of the rip. We were lucky enough to see the Spirit of Tasmania... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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6 Point Lonsdale Rd, Point Lonsdale, VIC 3225, Point Lonsdale, Victoria 3225, Australia
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Well worth the walk , excellent views over the heads and port Philip bay , can see large ships come and go

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank peterhay2018
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Lovely place with great views of the rip. We were lucky enough to see the Spirit of Tasmania passing through on the way out of the bay. Plenty of car parks & great walks. Worth a look

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jbparker2
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Lovely place to wander and enjoy the view. Has a fairly easy walking track down to the jetty and easy to use stairs from the jetty up to light house.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BettyMcC80
Reviewed 17 May 2018

My friend and I are regular supporters of this place, and travel far to get there. Was always so predictable, great food well mannered and professional waiter. Second time in a row, food terrible, waitress rude and surly. Gave it another go, same rude waiter...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank gardener772
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Visited on Monday 19th February. We stopped at the lookout and were lucky enough to see a pilot ship guiding a vessel into Port Phillip Bay, amazing. We then went for a walk along the pier which gives you a better view of the ships...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Michael-4551
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

The entrance to Port Phillip Bay is notoriously dangerous as well as being picturesque. This lookout provides a well laid out car park and viewing areas to look across the heads. There are also bird up to the beautiful lighthouse and access down to the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank joyc403
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

The best view to watch the strong powerful rip! A must stop to see the entrance to port Phillip heads, especially if you can time seeing a ship come through

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Nicjane15
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

This is a great spot to watch the large ships sail through the Heads. The last time we were here it was winter and you get a totally different perspective of the tidal activity. If you get the chance, check it out for yourself at...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank WayneAP
Reviewed 2 January 2018

All over Victoria we have great beaches and views,here is another one for tourists and locals to enjoy.Day was beautiful to enjoy and view sea,tides,boats,fishing and swimmers.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank stevewM5880GE
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Beautiful day for a walk about the lighthouse and pier. The currents. And waves are so strange that I can understand the dangers of the rip. The light house has a great history and was of great interest. The fog horn was also interesting. Now...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 206glennh
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