Discover Cockatoo Island: History, Hiking and Camping

Discover Cockatoo Island in Sydney Harbour

Cockatoo Island is a UNESCO World-Heritage and National Heritage Listed island right in the middle of beautiful Sydney Harbour.

The island has a rich history as a shipbuilding yard and Commonwealth naval base and also as a convict island. You can experience all this first-hand by wandering around on the island and absorbing its well-preserved history.

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Discover Dangar Island on the Hawkesbury River

Discover Dangar Island on the Hawkesbury River

Dangar Island is a charming, traffic free, natural hideaway on the Hawkesbury river, rich in European and Indigenous history.

Catch a ferry from the Brooklyn marina and discover the natural beauty of this very unique and remote island.

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Discover the Islands of Sydney Harbour

Sydney Harbour islands

Sydney Harbour and its islands hold a wealth of history, and we can learn so much about the evolution and growth of Sydney by visiting, or otherwise reading about, these islands.

Some of Sydney Harbour’s islands can be visited, while others can’t. Some of them aren’t even islands anymore, as they have been reclaimed and are now part of the mainland.

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Discover the Rich History of Goat Island

Visit Goat Island in Sydney Harbour

Goat Island, part of the Sydney Harbour National Park, is a fascinating 300m wide sandstone island located west of the Harbour Bridge.

Throughout the years, Goat Island has served as a gunpowder store, a water police station, a source of sandstone for Sydney real estate, and much more.

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Berry Island Reserve and the Gadyan Track

Berry Island Reserve and the Gadyan Track

Berry Island Reserve is a green oasis in Wollstonecraft, featuring a short bush walking track, picnic areas, a fenced playground, and panoramic Sydney Harbour views.

Doing the Gadyan Loop Track is the perfect way to experience the beauty and serenity of this unique spot located only a stone’s throw away from the city.

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