South Solitary Island Walking Tour

From AUD $499.00
  • Duration: 2 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: COFFS HARBOUR, NSW
  • Product code: SSI-2

Premium Lightstation Tour - Two Hours

 Includes 2-hours on the island, tour guide by NPWS Discover ranger and ex-resident on island * subject to availability
2024 Tour Dates

 May 4th, 18th    June 1st, 15th

July 6th, 20th     August 3rd, 17th

$499 per person

What to Expect: 

  • Your visit to the island will be for 2 hours with a helicopter flight each way.
  • Tours will be conducted in groups up to 6 people
  • Once you have had a full safety briefing of the helicopter, the group will fly to the island.
  • On the island you will be taken on a fully guided 2 hour interpretive tour by NPWS Rangers.
  • The tour will include inspecting some rooms of the Head lighthouse keepers quarters, an opportunity to hear some stories of life on the island before it was automated in 1975 and a walk down to the old gantry.
  • You will have the good fortune to inspect the Lighthouse and ascend the spiral staircase to view the magical panorama from the Light Tower balcony and Rangers will enlighten you with fascinating facts of the Lighthouse.
  • On the island will be a person who had lived on the island when the Lighthouse was not automated - listen to amazing stories of life hardships. 
  • Whales, Whales, Whales tours run during whale season and frequently pass South Solitary Island during their annual migration.
  • Return to Coffs Harbour Airport after the tour.
  • Price: $499 per person
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