Cape Willoughby Lighthouse, Willoughby

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Discover South Australia's maritime heritage at Cape Willoughby Lighthouse. Take a guided tour to learn about the role of the region's first lighthouse in guiding ships through the Backstairs Passage between Kangaroo Island and the mainland. Listen to stories about the living and working conditions of the lighthouse's keepers, and take in commanding views of the rugged and isolated coast here. You might even spot large schools of salmon and pods of humpback, southern right, and killer whales. If you drive to Cape Willoughby, exercise caution on the rough access road. Add Cape Willoughby Lighthouse to your Willoughby travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Willoughby travel itinerary planner.
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  • If you are looking for an opportunity to climb to the near top of a fabulous lighthouse, then Cape Willoughby Lighthouse is for you! Our NP ranger guide Dale was very knowledgeable and described the h...  more »
  • Beautiful views from the lighthouse and nice walking path. We didn't have time to take the full tour of the actual lighthouse but still had a good visit. 
  • Bumpy road in but the scale of the scenery is awesome. Good parking and access around the site was good. informative displays 
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  • A great lighthouse with fantastic views, and wonderful history.