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Point Moore Lighthouse

Geraldton, Western Australia 2444, Australia
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Worth a visit if you have time

Dropped by this place as it was very easy to get to if you drive. The light house was closed but... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
Vince-Helena
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Singapore, null, Singapore
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Great Opportunity when open for showing

Took the opportunity to visit on one of the rare occasions that the lighthouse is open to the... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
Helen p
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Geraldton, Australia
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Geraldton, Western Australia 2444, Australia
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Dropped by this place as it was very easy to get to if you drive. The light house was closed but the beach in front was quite nice. We saw some people windsurfing even though the wind was blowing offshore. Think it will be a...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Took the opportunity to visit on one of the rare occasions that the lighthouse is open to the public to visit. Great bit of history with some stories to picture when it was manned. Shame the interior is empty and you are unable to walk...More

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Reviewed October 12, 2017

Not open when we went past and fenced off. Would have great ocean views if you can access t9 the top.

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Reviewed September 5, 2017

Although it is not open to the public, the information in front of it is very comprehensive. There is the history, names of lighthouse keepers and when they worked there, shipwrecks in the area and a wealth of other info. Worth a stop. Parking area...More

Thank Sue W
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Reviewed August 27, 2017

And this tall 34 metre high structure with it's red & white stripes is no exception. Built in the late 19th century it has the honour of being the first steel lighthouse built on the Aussie mainland Has become an iconic image of the Geraldton...More

Thank Darrel J
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Reviewed August 3, 2017

Has been operating since 1878 and was the first steel tower structure built in Australia, Standing 34 metres high. this lighthouse is iconic to Geraldton. Its Red and white strips have been a standout to locals and many tourists. Situated right on the point in...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2017

A bit off the beaten track if you are taking a walking tour of Geraldton. Information about the lighthouse and the adjacent building are displayed on a board in front of the lighthouse. Easy access if driving. The drive from town also gives you a...More

Thank Chris W
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Reviewed July 20, 2017

The lighthouse is a great - always fun seeing a light house close up. The beach opposite has a shower, wild surf, fishing and a great walk. also nice to see the port area of Geraldton on the way - it is only minutes from...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

I love lighthouses, usually my first spot to visit when I travel. Although not the romantic image of a lighthouse, the history and stories are worth a visit. The beaches surrounding the lighthouse are safe for younger children and shaded picnic tables are the perfect...More

Thank Linda G
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Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

The lighthouse unfortunately is not open to the public but there is quite an informative sign outside of the fence

Thank Susan S
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