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Online Exhibitions

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Levings Lighthouse Exhibition

Enjoy listening to the music in the background while you view the exhibition - click the link below.

I want to marry a Lighthouse Keeper Music on YouTube

While on duty as a Lighthouse Keeper from 1967 to 1989, Allen Levings documented the buildings and environment he worked in, using paint and crafting objects made of wood from his surroundings.


Eddystone Point was Allen and  Marlene's favourite place. It was on King Island in 1989 Allen's accident occurred, Marlene then took over and became the first and only woman lighthouse keeper in Australia.

Allen worked at the following locations:

1967 Tasman Island                 (1 year)

1969 Maatsuyker                      (4 years)

1973 Bruny Island                     (1 year)

1974 Eddystone Point              (9 years)

1983 Wilson's Promontory      (3 years)

1989 King Island                        (3 years) 

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