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Cape Otway Lighthouse, CAPE Otway Lightstation is the oldest, surviving lighthouse in mainland Australia. The light, which has been in continuous operation since 1848, is perched on towering sea cliffs where Bass Strait and the Southern Ocean collide. For thousands of immigrants, after many months at sea, Cape Otway was their first sight of land after leaving Europe.

Otway Lighthouse. Cape Otway Victoria. Australia. Most southern lighthouse on The Great Ocean Road. #justgetoutdoors #wanderlust #roadtrips #greatsouthernland #victoria #australia #lighthouse #capeotway #blueskies #aroundeverycorner #travelgram #travel #greatoceanroad by cathy_lt

Cape Otway Lighthouse - Great Ocean Road Victoria. This Lightstation is the oldest surviving and most important lighthouse in mainland Australia. It was built in 1848 on the towering sea cliffs where Bass Strait and the Southern Ocean collide. Open for visits everyday its one of the many stops along the Great Ocean Road. The story goes centuries back when hundreds of lives were lost in shipwrecks off Cape Otway leading the construction of the Lighthouse. For many of the 19th century migrants…

We've loved seeing so many pics of The Great Ocean Road here just had to share this travel memory. This is Cape Otway Lighthouse Australia's oldest working sandstone lighthouse opened 1848. I've been on a weekend few trips down this way yet still so much to experience there! Enjoy Photo credit: Angela #capeotwaylighthouse #capeotway #greatoceanroad #victoriaaustralia #victoria #visitvictoria #travel #instapic #picoftheday #proyager #proyageraus #canvasbag #messengerbag #laptopbag #totes…