Nelson Head Heritage Lighthouse and Reserve, Nelson Bay

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Nelson Head Heritage Lighthouse and Reserve is located in Nelson Bay. Make Nelson Head Heritage Lighthouse and Reserve a centerpiece of your Nelson Bay vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Nelson Bay vacation maker .
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  • This is a lovely place for lunch or morning/afternoon tea. It was a sunny day when we were there so the views over the water was fantastic. The volunteers run the museum and worth a visit, Well worth ...  more »
  • We came for the view but decided to stay for brunch - delicious poached eggs on toast for hub and corn fritters for me - at the eatery overlooking the water and headlands. Whist waiting for our meal, ...  more »
  • The short walk around the light house is good with great views. The house with the history display is great. Run by volunteers so please make sure you make a small donation to keep it going. A wonderf...  more »
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  • Always treat to have morning tea, the view is ;great and so are the staff.
  • Beautiful views towards the heads, have not tried the cafe but I hear good things
  • Beautiful spot with some great views, worth visiting if you're in the area. There's a cafe there with good views too if you want to satay a little longer and take it all in.
  • Great views of the ocean plus a mini store with good variety and good prices. All for a gold coin donation to walk through their little display museum and get a history lesson of all the vessels. Plus a cafe to enjoy the view.
  • It's a place with a very special aura. The view from the top is breathtaking. I was looking forward to taste some tea specialties but there isn't any. Little disappointed. The cake was nice.

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