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Tacking Point Lighthouse

Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 6581 8000
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Sensational views

A great place to take family, kids, anyone to enjoy the magnificent views and soak up the heritage... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Golden B
Gold Coast, Australia
via mobile
Lighthouse whales

Took a drive to see the vistas and wondered why so many cars were up there. Discovered the reason... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Karyn N
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“great spot” (27 reviews)
“see whales” (27 reviews)
Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 6581 8000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A great place to take family, kids, anyone to enjoy the magnificent views and soak up the heritage Definitely worth a visit

Thank Golden B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Took a drive to see the vistas and wondered why so many cars were up there. Discovered the reason very quickly. A large pod of 5 whales were frolic off the coast . We watched them for an hour very relaxing. Quite a treat for...More

1  Thank Karyn N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Iconic point of interest and the place you will see whales migrating in May and October. Great photos and memories

Thank coll19een64
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is beautiful!!! The views, the scenery, the beach, the lighthouse and the whales!!!! Take your binoculars!!! Do the beach walks and feel amazing!!!

Thank BabyandUs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sunny down the bottom, very windy at the top. Take a jacket! We saw pods of dolphins as whales! Very exciting and very pretty spot. Limited parking at the top.

Thank WorldTraveller036
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't miss this! Great views and we saw three whales frolicking just off the point. Look for the spouts and the whale watching boats. Also lots of dolphins!

Thank LisaP36
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a hard life people had of years gone by. You really appreciate the isolation and hardship of years gone by. A very worthwhile site to visit. We visited on a very windy day and suggest when walking around the light house be very careful...More

Thank Wisky4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw dolphins and MIGALOO. Amazing view of the coast line both north and south. Makes for a perfect spot to enjoy an icey pole and watch the ocean.

Thank Melimurph
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We missed Migaloo by hours, but this spot is worth the visit. It's untouched and not over commercialised as many light houses have become. We were blessed to see Whales, dolphins and enjoy a great vantage point for the area, just stunning.

Thank Jodi M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Short drive from Port Macquarie, great location for whale spotting, and fabulous coastal views. You can't go into the lighthouse but it was great being able to see the whales going up the coast.

Thank Robin A
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Balaji G
13 December 2016|
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Response from Ann0259 | Reviewed this property |
As far as i know as it is not gated or anything