Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, Augusta

4.5
#1 of 8 in Historic Sites in Margaret River Region
From atop the Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, you can see where the Indian and Southern Oceans meet. Standing at 39 m (127 ft) high, this famous maritime landmark is the tallest on the Australian mainland. Climb the stairs to the top of the lighthouse and get a flavor of how lighthouse keepers lived. Bring a warm jacket but leave your hat so the wind doesn't blow it away. Add Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse to your Augusta travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Augusta trip planner.
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  • Tour of Leeuwin Lighthouse grounds and cottage museum. Have visited in the past and done the guided tour of the lighthouse. This time travelled with mother on crutches, so climbing the lighthouse...  more »
  • Well worth the trek up the 90+ stairs to see the amazing view from the top and the meeting of the Southern and Indian Ocean. The tour guide was informative.  more »
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  • Interesting lighthouse. Significant because of its location on the south western must point in Australia. Is right on the joining of Indian and Southern oceans. Stone construction. The is a tour of the lighthouse running every hour with good views from the top. Small shop with souvenirs and a cafe for some basic refreshments
  • Amazing view and super nice staff (Bruce). Good price for the family combo ticket (jewel cave and the lighthouse). We had a really good time

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