Outer South Head

Ocean-facing side of Sydney Harbour's southern headland.

Name
Aboriginal
Tarral`bai
Alternate
Tarralbe
Alternate
Woo-la-ra
Type

Macquarie lighthouse

,
2008

Early colonial Sydney relied on the safe arrival of ships bringing goods and supplies into the harbor and the construction of lighthouses has a long history. Today a Sydney landmark, the Macquarie lighthouse still stands proud and tall against the dramatic beauty of South Head.