Smoky Cape Lighthouse: Reach the top
Hat Head National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Smoky Cape Lighthouse: Reach the top.
Getting there and parking
Smoky Cape Lighthouse is in the Smoky Cape precinct of Hat Head National Park. To get there:
- Take Arakoon Road from South West Rocks
- Turn into Lighthouse Road and follow the signs to Smoky Cape Lighthouse
- Sealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
Parking is available at the nearby Captain Cook's lookout. There is a short steep climb from the carpark to the lighthouse.
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - no wheelchair access
- 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 at Hungry Head and Smoky Beach. The park has coin-operated pay and display machines - please bring correct coins.Buy annual pass