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Guiding Lights: The courage and fortitude of women who kept the lights burning

October 3 2020 - 12:30am
The extraordinary lives of lighthouse women
The extraordinary lives of lighthouse women

It takes an extraordinary person to be a lighthouse keeper tasked with keeping these symbols of hope for mariners alight in the most treacherous of conditions.


Eileen Wood

Senior Journalist

I'm a senior news journalist at The Senior newspaper, the leading publication bringing targeted news on issues affecting older Australians. We cover NSW, Victoria, Queensland, Tasmania, SA and WA. If you have a story idea I would love to hear it. You can email me: or phone The Senior 02-4355-5000, mob. 0487 495 805

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