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Booklets


A REMARKABLE POINT - Corny Point Lighthouse & the Hundred of Carribie
Lighthouse Centenary Book Committee (1982)
ISBN 0 9593262 1 9
Soft cover 112 pages
Source: Pioneer Printing Office
Yorketown SA
Source: Out of print

AUSTRALIAN LIGHTHOUSES
Describes types, styles and basic optics of lighthouses. Provided pictures, history and interesting events surrounding lights around the Australian coast

Noble, Capt. John (1967), Doubleday
Source: Out of print


CAPE BYRON LIGHTHOUSE
Ryan, Maurice (c. 1990)
ISBN 0 9579622 1 5
Soft cover 12 pages
Northern Rivers Press
54 Spring Street
Lismore 2480 
Source: Out of print

CAPE JAFFA - Its memorial to seafarers, fishermen and lightkeepers
The stories of seafarers, fishermen and lightkeepers who were lost at sea at or near the Cape Jaffa lighthouse. The people lost have been recognised in a stone memorial at Cape Jaffa, organised by the author.

Nicholson, J. (2002), self-published, ISBN 958067600
Source: Contact the author via SEFHG, PO Box 758, Millicent SA 5280


ECLIPSE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE
This 30 page soft cover booklet contains information about the island itself, the Lighthouse, the Keepers and the supply service to the Island. It includes some wonderful early photos. The lens and lamps from Eclipse Island are now the focal point out of the Residency Museum in Albany. 

Scott, N. (1988)
ISBN 0 7316 5110 3
Publisher: Albany Residency Museum


GREENCAPE LIGHTHOUSE - Eden NSW
Whitelock, P (1992)
Soft cover 16 pages

LIGHTHOUSES AT PORT PHILLIP HEADS
An account of the building of Lighthouses on Shortland Bluff at Queenscliff and on Point Lonsdale. A record of the men who tended the lights is included

Raison, E.T. (1996), Queenscliff Historical Publications, ISBN : 0 646 31507 2
Source: Queenscliff Historical Museum, PO Box 135, Queenscliff, VIC 3225


LIGHTHOUSES - Maritime Heritage Booklet
A small booklet detailing the humble beginnings of Australian lighthouses, Australian origins, and life on a lighthouse. Partially directed at a young audience, with pictures to colour in.

Polly Woodside Maritime Museum Education Service, National Trust
Source: Contact the Polly Woodside Melbourne Maritime Museum at Lorimer Street East, Southbank VIC 3006, Phone 03 9699 9760 or Fax 03 9696 6117


LIGHTHOUSES OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA
A short history of the establishment of lights on the South Australian Coast

Parsons, Ronald (1995, revised edition 1997) 30pp, ISBN 0 909418 57 8
Source: South Australia Maritime Museum


Point Moore Lighthouse - Mid West Heritage Series

A wonderful booklet, recently launched on November 7th in Geraldton, packed with information and images about not only the Point Moore Lighthouse at Geraldton, Western Australia, but also the earlier misplaced tower at Flagstaff Hill and the leading lights at Bluff Point.

Author: Gary Martin
Edited by Barabara Temperton
Publ: Geraldton Regional Library
ISBN 978-0-9579473-4-4

MAATSUYKER ISLAND - MOST SOUTHERLY LIGHT
The Tasmanian Conservation Trust (1979)
ISBN 0 9599816 5 9
Source: Out of print

THE CAPE JAFFA LIGHTHOUSE STORY
A history of the lighthouse - its construction, use, dismantling and eventual relocation in Kingston SA

McLaren, V. (1977), Kingston National Trust, ISBN 959688307
Source: Kingston National Trust, 15 Cooke St, Kingston SA 5275


Pamphlets and photocopies


Articles appearing in journals & magazines

Club Marine Magazine

GEO Magazine

  • Pine Islet Lighthouse - Kept in the Dark after a Hundred Years - Roche, D., Sep-Nov 1989
  • Cape St George Lighthouse - Two Wrongs don't make a Light - Christo, F. Mar-May 1987
  • Fraser Island - Photo of Sandy Cape on p.105, Jul-Sep 1991
  • Raine Island - Pages 31 - 55, Apr- Jun 1992
  • On Maatsuyker Island - Thar she Blows - Most Days of the Year - Sep-Oct 1995
  • Flinders Chase - Photo on p.106, Oct-Dec 1995

Reference list originally compiled by Russ McGuiness, Glenhaven NSW, July 2003
Revised by Kristie Eggleston, Jan 05, Mar 05, Aug 05, Oct 05, Jun 06


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