Victorian Lighthouses – Cape Liptrap

In 2015 and 2016 I embarked on a voyage of learning and adventure by following the Victorian Coast looking for both Lighthouses and shipwrecks and have written many a post. We have been from Wonthaggi all the way to the South Australian border (and beyond). Victoria’s coastline is often rugged and exceptionally beautiful, the fertile…

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Autumn Wanderings – Clifton Springs Jetty

Back out to the Bellarine Peninsula this time for a spot of Long Exposures

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Victorian Lighthouses – Whalers Bluff, Portland

Whaler’s Bluff brings me to the end of this chapter on Victorian Lighthouses and Shipwrecks.

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Victorian Shipwrecks – Portland to Nelson

Last stop on the Victorian coastline is the Major shipping port of Portland

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Victorian Lighthouses and Shipwrecks -Cape Nelson

Our Second Last stop on the Victorian Coast line is Cape Nelson, finishing off next time with Portland

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Victorian Lighthouses and Shipwrecks – Griffiths Island

Griffiths Island, often incorrectly spelled as Griffith Island, sits at the mouth of the Moyne River  within the boundary of Port Fairy itself. Griffiths has no permanent (human) inhabitants, and is connected to the mainland by a causeway and is only accessible by foot. It forms part of the Port Fairy and Belfast Coastline Protection Reserve and, as well…

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Victorian Lighthouses and Shipwrecks – Warrnambool

Most of my posts up until now have been one of the other, but in Warrnambool I get to cover both, and not just one but two lighthouses; plus fifteen shipwrecks. Lady Bay Lighthouses The Lady Bay Lighthouses were originally built in 1858-9 of basalt quarried on the Maribyrnong River, Melbourne. The upper tower, chartroom,…

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Victorian Lighthouse – Cape Otway

After a very early morning, a long drive and bitter disappointment, all I have of this lighthouse is a poor shot from a bad angle

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Great Ocean Road – Day 6, Part 1

Due to the many images, I have split this day’s travels into 2 parts Picked the worst hotel in Portland it seemed, woke in agony. But at least we didn’t spend too much time there, as we planned a sunrise shoot back at Whaler’s Bluff. It was not very cold, but cloudy and we had…

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Great Ocean Road – Day 5

Heading out from Warrnambool through Port Fairy to Portland

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