Click to view Harrington Breakwater

Harrington Breakwater

No one should return home from Harrington without walking the Harrington Breakwater Begun in 1885 to improve the safety at the dangerous mouth of the river rocks were quarried at the southern side of the Crowdy Headland and transported by rail to Harrington. The wall extends approximately 2km upstream and 1km seaward.  The construction took 33 year to build. Today the breakwater is popular for fishing, walking and just taking in the panoramic view.