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Cape Palliser Lighthouse Reviews
Well worth the drive. Stunning views, fabulously fresh fish and chips enroute and heaps of seals to see along the shore line. Very remote location. Lighthouse and toilets are all you'll find here. Qui... more »
What a superb day out along this stunning coastline. Unexpected delight was the seals all over the rocks and scrub. No commercialism here, just a wee food truck and a few enterprising station owners t... more »
Omg the stairs!!! Looks massive because they are.. Extra good workout. Son literally ran up them with my wife in tow who looked at them and said its OK you go I'll stay behind...awesome view well worth the multiple heart failures during the climb.
Walk up the 253 steps to have an amazing view across Palliser Bay. The short way up is quite exhausting but totally worth it. Don't forget to bring your suscreen and a light jacket, as it is quite windy. Also check out the nearby seal colony. Free toilets and a free car park are available at the bottom of the lighthouse.
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