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Name: Low Isles Lighthouse   

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Nearest Town or City:
Port Douglas , , Australia

Location: Western edge of main shipping channel, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland.

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Photo: Ken Ross

Managing Organization:
Queensland Parks & Wildlife

The former assistant keeper's house here is now the Low Isles Research Station of the University of Queensland.

Tower Height: 85

Height of Focal Plane: 92

Characteristic and Range: Flashing white every 10 seconds.

Description of Tower: White, conical timber frame tower with iron sheathing, red lantern dome.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1878

Date Automated: 1993

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

Keepers: Alexander R. MacGregor (c. 1904)

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