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Smoky Cape Lighthouse: Reach the top

Hat Head National Park

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In line with the latest NSW Government COVID-19 advice, masks are encouraged for indoor settings where you cannot maintain a safe distance from others.

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Your NPWS guide invites you on an intimate and memorable tour of Smoky Cape lighthouse, the tallest lighthouse in NSW. Book as a couple or family group.


The second Saturday of every month from Saturday 9 April 2022. 

Tour times: 8:30am, 9am, 9:45am,10.15am, 11am and 11.30am.

Each tour runs for 30 minutes.

Smoky Cape Lighthouse, Hat Head National Park
No wheelchair access
Medium. Suitable for adults and children 5 years and over. The path up to the lighthouse very steep with a ladder and narrow steps inside the lighthouse.

$50 per group (For 2 adults or a family of 2 adults with 2 children).

Meeting point
Smoky Cape Lighthouse door
Bookings required. Phone 1300 072 757 for more information or book online.
Please note
Bookings available as a couple (2 adults), or as a family group (2 adults and 2 children).
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Meet at the lighthouse door for a private 30min tour. You'll have the opportunity to access a piece of maritime history, visit the light room and take in breathtaking views from the balcony.

Standing high on a narrow headland, NSW highest lighthouse is surrounded by the stunning coastal scenery of Hat Head National Park. Experience a personal tour with our ranger guide in small family groups or couples.

Please wear enclosed flat shoes.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

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  • NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service

Park info

  • in Hat Head National Park in the North Coast region
  • Hat Head National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • Park entry fees:

    $8 per vehicle per day. This park uses a self-registration fee collection system, please bring correct change.

    Buy annual pass
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