Marino Rocks (Hallett Cove) Lighthouse

Marino Rocks Lighthouse was established in 1962 to replace the Wonga Shoal beacon that was erected on the ruins of the old structure, knocked down by the sailing ship Dimsdale on November 17 1962.

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Marino Rocks

Marino Rocks

Marino Rocks
Marino Rocks Lighthouse, 40 Bundarra Rd, Marino SA 5049, Australia

Marino Rocks

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Port Adelaide

Port Adelaide
2A McLaren Parade, Port Adelaide SA 5015, Australia
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Port Adelaide (Heritage)

Port Adelaide (Heritage)
Unit 6/26-28 S Australia One Dr, North Haven SA 5018, Australia
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Wonga Shoal

Wonga Shoal
Wonga Shoal, South Australia, Australia
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Keepers

This lighthouse was never manned.

Access

The lighthouse grounds are open all year round. The tower is not open to the public.

Tours

No tours are available.

Associated Lighthouse

Wonga Shoal Lighthouse

Technical Details

First Exhibited19/9/1962
Architect
StatusActive
LocationLatitude: 35° 03.2240' S
Longitude: 138° 30.7040' E
Original Optic
Current OpticVRB-25 Inside Lantern Room
Automated
DemannedBuilt as an unmanned light
ConstructionWhite square concrete tower and lantern
Height15 m, 12 metres high to balcony
Elevation128 m
RangeNominal: 20 nm Geographical: 28 nm
CharacterFl. W. 10 sec
Intensity133,938cd
Light Source12V, 100W C8 Halogen
Power Source240V AC
OperatorAMSA
NotesAs at Jan 2013

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