Hobart Ports Corporation
This is the oldest original lighthouse in Australia.
Tower Height: 36
Height of Focal Plane: 69
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 10 seconds, visible for 11 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White, square pyramidal tower; red horizontal band at top.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1832
Date Present Tower Built: 1832
Date Automated: 1921
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
Access is by boat only and is very difficult.