National Ports Authority
This tower was constructed in 1892 and was originally in Scottburgh; it was moved to Port Shepstone in 1906. There are a gift shop and tearoom at the station, and guided tours are available.
Tower Height: 36
Height of Focal Plane: 79
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 6 seconds.
Description of Tower: Cylindrical cast-iron tower with black and white checkerboard pattern, white lantern.
This light is operational
1895: Light displayed from top of ladder-like structure.
Date Established: 1895
Date Present Tower Built: 1892
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Yes.