Maritime New Zealand
This lighthouse is located in the Mokuhinau Islands Scenic and Nature Reserves.
Tower Height: 46
Height of Focal Plane: 400
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 10 seconds, visible for
Description of Tower: White, cylindrical stone tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1883
Date Present Tower Built: 1883
Date Automated: 1980
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
For information on charter boats to Burgess Island, call the Department of Conservation Information Centre at 09 379 6476.