Fort Denison Island, Sydney

3.8
#4 of 19 in Nature in Sydney
Located on an island in Sydney Harbour, Fort Denison Island once serves as a defensive facility for Syndey Harbour and colonial prison. These days it offers a museum and, with 360-degree views of the Sydney Harbour, a fine place to enjoy a picnic. Head into the fort's sandstone Martello Tower to see a collection of colonial artifacts. If you plan to take a Hop-On Hop-Off cruise, see which of the boats stop at the fort. Using our custom trip planner, Sydney attractions like Fort Denison Island can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Very special place in the middle of Sydney Harbour. How special. Lunch was something to remember, hope I can go back one day food was amazing, probably one of my special moments to remember. Food...  more »
  • Fort Denison Island is a tiny island right in the middle of Sydney Harbour. It can be seen from almost anywhere around the harbour, particularly from the side of the Botanic Gardens, but also, more...  more »

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