Read a historic heritage assessment including history and fabric description of the Cape Brett lighthouse and settlement, an actively managed historic site. The assessment also includes cultural connections, national context sources, historic significance, fabric significance, cultural significance and management recommendations.


Publication cover.
Publication cover

Contents include:

  • Site overview
  • History description
  • Fabric description
  • Cultural connections
  • National context 
  • Historic significance
  • Fabric significance
  • Cultural significance
  • Management recommendations
  • Management chronology
  • Management documentation
  • Sources 
  • Appendices
  • Endnotes

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Publication information

Melina Goddard and Christen McAlpine
Published by Department of Conservation


Pewhairangi / Bay of Islands Office
Phone:      +64 9 407 0300
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Historic Cape Brett lighthouse

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