Robertsons Point Lighthouse

Sometimes referred to as Cremorne Point Lighthouse. Robertsons Point forms part of Cremorne Point.

History

Built 1909 Robertsons Point Lighthouse is of the same form and construction as the Bradley’s Head lighthouse which was the first of this design to be erected. These lights were built with the first pre-cast reinforced concrete sections¹ for maritime lighthouses in Australia. Light is supplied with mains power. Occulting green light 3 Sec, 2on 1off

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Robertsons Point

Robertsons Point

Robertsons Point
Athol Wharf Rd, Cremorne Point NSW 2088, Australia

Robertsons Point

Direction

Bradleys Head

Bradleys Head

Bradleys Head
New South Wales, Australia

Bradleys Head

Direction

Fort Denison

Fort Denison

Fort Denison
1d Mrs Macquaries Rd, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Fort Denison

Direction

Keepers

We need your help in compiling a list of keepers for this lighthouse. If you have any information then send it to keeper@lighthouses.org.au.

Please include this lighthouse’s name, the keepers full name and what years they were keepers. Also include the same information for any other lights they were on.

Technical Details

First Exhibited
Permanent Tower
Current Tower
StatusActive
LocationLat. 33°50'55.55"S Long. 151°13'58.72"E
Original Optic
Current Optic
Automated
Demanned
Construction
Height
Elevation
Range
Character
Intensity
Light Source
Power Source
Operator
Custodian
Notes

  NB: Information is historical data and is not for navigational purposes.

Access

The light is accessible by foot through Cremorne Reserve. Park in Milson Road. You will need to climb down a ladder, or view the lighthouse from the top.

You could also get a ferry to Cremorne Point Wharf

Tours

No

Accommodation

No

Museum

No

Associated Lighthouses

Bradleys Head

Links

  1. Office of Environment & Heritage

Sources

NSW State Archives   External link

Pete Stones     External link