Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, Augusta
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From atop the Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, you can see where the Indian and Southern Oceans meet. Standing at 39 m (127 ft) high, this famous maritime landmark is the tallest on the Australian mainland. Climb the stairs to the top of the lighthouse and get a flavor of how lighthouse keepers lived. Bring a warm jacket but leave your hat so the wind doesn't blow it away. Make Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse a part of your Augusta vacation plans using our Augusta travel itinerary planner.
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  • Not far from Augusta is this imposing lighthouse at the border of the south australian see and the indian ocean. It is a white structure well maintained and the site around shows the houses of the cre...  more »
  • The best scenic site in Augusta. Love the blue sea, the strong breeze, the lighthouse and its well kept surrounding. The historical infos from the audio add values to the every site as we passed by. 
  • Beautiful scenic view from the top of the lighthouse. If join the Lighthouse Tour, you will be able to enter and see the interior of the lighthouse. Will be able to climb to the top, however, there's ...  more »
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  • Great views, interesting history, get there early or pre book the walk up the lighthouse, cafe, ok prices, can get very busy
  • Didn't manage to get up to the light house as we reached there late. The view is great and you can see the Indian ocean and Southern ocean at the same time.
  • Very windy and mind refreshing place. The place is great and the view is magnificent.
  • Stunning views from the top of the lighthouse (one of the largest lighthouses in Australia) ... great tour guide and nice short walks around with amazing coastal views.
  • The most south-westerly point on mainland Australia. Worth visiting. We took the self-guided precinct audio tour which is very informative.