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International Lighthouse Weekend


International Lighthouse Weekend

International Lighthouse Weekend is celebrated by over 400 lighthouses around the world.

The Queenscliffe Maritime Museum, together with the Geelong Amateur Radio Club, will be participating by opening the Point Lonsdale Lighthouse for tours on both Saturday and Sunday 19 - 20 August. Tours will be running every half hour starting at 9.30 am with the last tour at 3.30 pm.

The historic Compressed Air Fog Horn will sound at 10.30 am. 12.30 pm and 3.00 pm.

The Geelong Amateur Radio Club will be set up at the base of the Lighthouse and in the Museum's Marconi Shed.

As this is a very popular weekend, pre-bookings are strongly recommended.

Tour Prices:

Adult $10    (Concession $8)             

Children (5-14 years)  $5    

Bookings can be made on 03 5258 3440 / 0490 550 837.