Rodd Island, Sydney

3.8
#17 of 19 in Nature in Sydney




Rodd Island is a 6,700-square-metre (0.67 ha) island on the Parramatta River in Sydney, Australia. It lies in the centre of Iron Cove, between the suburbs of Drummoyne, Russell Lea, Rodd Point, Haberfield and Leichhardt. It is located west of the Sydney Harbour upstream and the Harbour Bridge. Today the island is uninhabited, and forms part of the Sydney Harbour National Park. The island has had various other names over its history: Rabbit Island, Rhode Island, Snake Island and Jack Island.
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  • Great for paddling! Not much traffic, no ferries, always calm in the water. You can kayak, canoe, ski, row or SUP.  more »
  • You can walk down here after peak hour, sit on a rock and look out over the island and harbour and think you are miles away from it all. The little sandy beach, rock face and rock shelf are fun for...  more »
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  • Really awesome looking island with a few man made infrastructures here. You'll need to travel by boat you reach it however. It can not be traveled to by land.
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