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From Sandstone to Steel: A Walking History Tour


This 90 minute tour will explore key sites on Cockatoo Island and will explore its key sites and how they shaped the Island's diverse history and the characters that were a part of it. 

Cost: $16 adults & $5 child 

Hours & times: Tours run on selected Saturdays at 11:30am & 1:30pm

Meeting point: The tour starting location is outside the Visitors Centre

Planning your trip: Access to Cockatoo Island is by ferry. Please visit transportnsw.info for ferry timetables.

Terms & Conditions:

  • The tour is 90 minutes in duration and involves a steep incline, some uneven surfaces and is not suitable for mobility scooters.
  • A moderate level of fitness and mobility are required on this tour. Wear suitable walking shoes, and wet weather clothing if needed.
  • Tours will proceed regardless of weather conditions except in cases of extreme weather. Participants will be notified via SMS if the tour is cancelled and a full refund of the ticket price (less booking fees) will be made.
  • Tours are family friendly, however children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • You must comply with all directions of the Guides, Rangers and Security.
  • For safety reasons, maximum tour numbers cannot be exceeded.
  • Dogs, bicycles and smoking are not allowed on the tour.
  • Tickets are non-refundable, transfers can be made up to seven (7) days prior to the tour date.
  • The Harbour Trust reserves the right to terminate any tour at any time.
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