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Fingal Head, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unbelievable views. Fantastic place to watch dolphins and whales. Absolutely breathtaking. Such natural beauty. So relaxing.

Thank Mary K
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

It’s a small lighthouse so don’t expect much But the rocks are like the giants causeway in Ireland which is really amazing

Thank Kyliebev85
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This is beyond any word can describe the nature of beauty! The lighthouse is super small :) But we can seen several dolphins swimming around. People took their drones for a much better view. I love this place would come back for sure. Fingal Head...More

Thank lisa L
Reviewed 6 July 2018

The lighthouse stands alone on this wind swept headland with a lot of history. It is not the main feature here as the view is insane. If the weather permits, take a picnic and sit under a pandanus pam tree and watch the whales buzz...More

1  Thank IdRatherBeAtHome
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Beautiful views from the lighthouse and the beach. Short walk to both. Needs to be signposted better though.

Thank kiki272
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Fingal Head is one of those lovely unspoilt spots that is becoming extremely popular with both locals and day trippers from the Gold Coast. The parking is a problem as there are limited spaces and most of them are taken up by customers of the...More

Thank TraceyLea2013
Reviewed 2 April 2018

A short walk from the nearby car-park through the scrub takes you to a historical lighthouse up on the headland. Built in Victorian times it filled a vital role in keeping coastal shipping safe. Also of some interest is the headland itself, made of basalt...More

Thank Minegeo
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We did this on a weekday, so plenty of parking. Fantastic bush walk, kept cool by the remnant coastal rain forest. Said 500 metres, but seemed quicker, remember the water if hot day, as no facilities when you reach the lighthouse. Also would advise mosquito...More

Thank Mydestination2
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We have seen a number of lighthouses and this one is not exceptional in any way, but the rock formations on the headland are amazing. Nowhere near as large as Giants Causeway in Ireland, but well worth the short walk out to the headland, and...More

1  Thank Denise M
Reviewed 17 February 2018

This Lighthouse is still functioning nearly 150 years after it was constructed in 1872: the "VR 1872" (for "Victoria Regina" = "Queen Victoria") is still very much in evidence on the wall of this little lighthouse, as also are the foundations of the lighthouse keeper's...More

2  Thank mccorquinn
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