Fingal Island, with John "Stinker" Clarke
Current Fingal Island Historical Cruise Dates
Tuesday 22nd June - Fingal Island Historical
Tuesday 31st August - Fingal Island Historical
Climb aboard with Moonshadow-TQC Cruises in Nelson Bay for the short crossing to beautiful Fingal Island and a guided tour of tall and elegant Point Stephens Lighthouse.
This tour is fully commentated by John 'Stinker' Clarke, local historian and author who will share his passion for the island’s history. As you explore this unique lighthouse and 'Lighthouse Keepers' quarters and nearby bays, hear fascinating stories of the area's past. There will be an opportunity to purchase an autographed copy of John's book 'The OuterLight' on board.
Enjoy a picnic box lunch (included) Be sure to bring your camera to capture amazing coastal views, including the sandspit that occasionally connects the island to mainland.
You can also join Stinker on our Broughton Island Historical Cruises on the below dates.
Wednesday 16th June _ Broughton Island Historical
Wednesday 14th July- Broughton Island Historical
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Historical Lighthouse Tour
- The Fingal Island Lighthouse Tour Cruise is approximately 5hrs in duration
- Departing 10.30am returning between 3.00-3.30pm
- Packed lunch included
- Vessel / MV Spirit of Port
- $149 per person
Please contact the office on +61(02)4984 9388
Please note :
This cruise is not recommended for children under 5 yrs of age
Any dietary requirements must be noted at time of booking
Please wear sensible walking shoes
Please bring sunscreen, hat, camera and suitable back-pack to carry lunch pack provided and additional water
The walk on Fingal will require a moderate level of fitness. There are steep stairs to in the lighthouse, and some uneven footing on the walks.
There is a short, steep incline at the beginning of the walk to access the island
There is a transfer from main vessel to a tender vessel which lands on the beach.
It is recommended to those who suffer or may suffer from motion sickness, take necessary precautions prior to boarding.
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