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Green Cape Lighthouse

15 May 2015

Green Cape NSW offers many attractions that will inspire animal lovers as well as the history buffs in your family. Located in Ben Boyd National Park, Green Cape Lighthouse gives you access to a stunning array of scenery that will bring out the excitement of travel in you. After your scenic drive through the park, you will not believe your eyes as you come to this well-maintained monument to human ingenuity.

The lookout will captivate you, the wildlife will enthrall you, and the shipwrecks will fascinate you.

Discovery Parks - Eden will place you close to the Green Cape Lighthouse, as well as other not-to-miss attractions.

The Green Cape Lighthouse Lookout:

The Green Cape Lighthouse is NSW’s most southerly light. It is nearly 30m high and boasts many fantastic views of Ben Boyd National Park. Upon arrival you will be surprised at how clean and white it has managed to remain over the years. Visiting Green Cape NSW is an absolute must if you are looking for the finest scenery the area has to offer.

Eden Whale Watching:

There is no finer place for Eden whale watching than Green Cape NSW. Ben Boyd National Park hosts whales and dolphins, who can spotted from the heights of Green Cape Lighthouse. Come in the right season and you may see the majestic humpback whale as it makes its way to Antarctica. Eden whale watching happens in Ben Boyd National Park between September and November. Make your stay in Eden a memorable one when you see these majestic creatures!

Disaster Bay:

See the historical shipwrecks of Disaster Bay from Green Cape Lighthouse. The “City of Sydney”, a paddle steamer, was the ship that inspired the creation of the Green Cape Lighthouse. Before it was built, three more ships were lost in Disaster Bay. You can still observe these shipwrecks today, haunting though they may be, you will find yourself fascinated by the rich history of the area.

Looking for Green Cape Lighthouse accommodation? Discovery Parks - Eden offers campsites nearby this amazing attraction and much more. It can get quite windy, so don’t forget to pack a jumper.