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Bathurst Lighthouse

Digby Drive | Rottnest Island, Cockburn, Rottnest Island, Western Australia 6161, Australia
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Our bus stopped here during our tour of the island ..the lighthouse and the nurses quarters and the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mary M
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Pacific Pines, Australia
Old light has good view but not much to see

Bathurst is Rottnest Island's second lighthouse, considerably smaller than the old Rottnest Light... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jeffry B
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Melbourne, Australia
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Digby Drive | Rottnest Island, Cockburn, Rottnest Island, Western Australia 6161, Australia

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our bus stopped here during our tour of the island ..the lighthouse and the nurses quarters and the and building where they had a lot if antique stuff ..the views from the lighthouse were amazing

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bathurst is Rottnest Island's second lighthouse, considerably smaller than the old Rottnest Light, which preceded it. It looks out over Pinky's Beach. You can't climb it, it can be accessed only by a steep internal ladder. The light was build after the City of York...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Be aware you must pay to go to the top with guide.There are toilets nearby.There is limited seating available at the top and there is also a lovely view up there.Apart from the guides there is nothing to do there at the lighthouse. It is...More

Thank pip802015
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I've been during the day many times and it is a great lighthouse. My main memories from this place are at night. Very late at night, sneaking down to pinkys as a disobedient teenager. I was only one of MANY!! What fun was had by...More

Thank Katsieb
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Great to watch the sun set from Bathurst Lighthouse on Rottnest Island. An easy bike ride from the Visitor Centre.

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The lighthouse is at the edge of the island and so you get a 180 degree view of the ocean. You can see Pinky Beach on one side which is accessible from the stairs. There are also seats on the stairwell to rest which face...More

Thank Acineto
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Start your trip to Rottnest with a short walk down the beach to the lighthouse - overlooking Pinky Beach and the Basin. A free bus back to the township at the end if you are looking to save money.

Thank ajrg77
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This is a great lighthouse to aim for on your bikes heading up Thomson Bay from the jetty and overlooking the beautiful, and rather wind swept, Pinky Beach.

Thank fluffymonkey
Reviewed 17 August 2016

While you cannot enter this lighthouse, it is one of the best vantage points to capture a sunset photo. Set up your tripod on the step declining to the beach and take a time lapse sunset video. You'll want to invest about half an hour...More

Thank Glen N
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Went there for a sunset one night. It was very nice and got an almost surreal twilight there with the moon and the setting sun.

Thank Scoogan
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