Lighthouses of Australia
In the latest issue of the Prism magazine:
The lighthouses of Orkney Pt 1 by Ken Ohlsson
The way we were: Lighthouse tender Cape Leeuwin
South Solitary Island History by Ian Clifford
Shutdown of AMSA’s Differential Global Positioning System (DGPS) by Ian Clifford
LoA AGM 2020 to be Held in Hobart
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Website Updates and News
- September 17 Cape Otway Possible Closure
- July 8 2020 Prism Uploaded
- April 1 2020 Prism Uploaded
- October 8 2019 Added an Image to the Bustard Head page
- October 8 2019 Added an Image to the Booby Island page
- June 20 2019 Update Cape Jaffa page
- April 4 2019 Added a video to the Pine Islet page
- February 27 2019 Updated Warden Head Lighthouse page with LED detail and new images
Sad to hear of the plight of Cape Otway Lighthouse. The operators have announced that beyond March 2021 they will be forced to close permanently. This would be a terrible situation which would leave the lighthouse, the oldest on the mainland, in even more...
Prism Magazine Archive Prism is the magazine for LoA members since it was formed in 2002. Archive copies of the Prism are available for download for members. 2002-2009 | 2010-2019 | 2020-2029 Download the latest edition hereThis Edition COVER PHOTOIron Pot...
Royal Sovereign LighthouseLess than 50 years after it was constructed, the Royal Sovereign Lighthouse, in the English Channel, is to be dismantled.The Royal Sovereign lighthouse is located 11 km offshore from Eastbourne in the English Channel. It has marked the Royal...
Cape Schanck is 160 years old and celebrations will be held on June 29 and 30.
Precision Helicopters are offering all LOA members (proof of membership required) a free poster of an aerial photo of South Solitary Island Lighthouse with each booking. They also said that if there were sufficient LOA members book, they could do an...
Some of you will remember that 4 years ago I raised Lighthouses of Australia's concerns about the placement of an ANZAC logo on the Kiama lighthouse. Many of you like me will not be surprised to learn its now being proposed that the ANZAC logo be made permanent....