Macquarie Lighthouse

Macquarie Lighthouse information

Location
Sydney , Australia
Address
Old South Head Rd
Getting there
Bus: 380
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When the original Francis Greenway–designed lighthouse (1818) fell into disrepair and was dismantled, the current lighthouse (1883) was built in front of it as an exact replica. It’s a pretty spot, with grassy lawns, heavenly ocean views and a cliff-top trail extending to North Bondi. Before the lighthouse was built, a series of fires were lit along this coast to keeps ships away from the cliffs.