Farewell Spit is a narrow sand spit at the Northern end of the South Island of New Zealand. It is the South Island's northernmost point and is the longest sandspit in New Zealand. Farewell Spit Lighthouse is located at Bush End Point near the end of the spit. The area is critically important bird nesting area and is closed to the general public.
Built in the year 1897, the FAREWELL SPIT Lighthouse: