Australian Maritime Safety Authority
Tower Height: 66
Height of Focal Plane: 190
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 5 seconds.
Description of Tower: White conical concrete tower with lantern and gallery.
This light is operational
Three one-story keepers' dwellings.
Date Established: 1880
Date Present Tower Built: 1880
Optics: First order Fresnel lens (Chance Bros.), removed in 1985.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
The island and lighthouse can be seen from scenic cruises leaving Coffs Harbour.