Citadel Island Lighthouse

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Citadel Island Lighthouse
Location Bass Strait, 13 km SW of Tidal River, Wilsons Promontory, Australia
Coordinates 39°06′54″S 146°14′13″E / 39.11500°S 146.23694°E / -39.11500; 146.23694Coordinates: 39°06′54″S 146°14′13″E / 39.11500°S 146.23694°E / -39.11500; 146.23694
Year first constructed 1913
Year first lit 1913
Height 2 m
Focal height 117 m
Range 32 km
Admiralty number K2486
ARLHS number AUS-057

Citadel Island Lighthouse was built in 1913. In 1982, it replaced by a GRP cabinet while the light was converted to solar power. The old lantern was dismantled in 1992 and removed to Port Albert, where it was restored for display at the Port Albert Maritime Museum in 2004.



  • Ibbotson, John (2004). Lighthouses of Australia. Images from the end of an era. Surrey Hills, VIC 3127: Australian Lighthouse Traders. p. 82. ISBN 0-646-41674-X. 
  • "Citadel Island lighthouse restored". John Ibbotson. Lighthouses of Australia. Retrieved 18 March 2010.