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Fort Denison Island, Sydney
(3.9/5 based on 160+ reviews on the web)
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. Before you head to Sydney, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Sydney tour planner, to make sure you see all that Sydney has to offer, including Fort Denison Island.
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  • Quick ferry trip from Circular Quay although expensive on Captain Cook Cruises. Very interesting history -we enjoyed the small museum and 12-minute video. Nice lunch but a bit overpriced, you can't be...  more »
  • Loved my recent visit to Fort Denison. Great restaurant, amazing views, heaps of staff, very quick ferry ride from the quay. It was a real treat! 
  • A interesting piece of history here,just a boat ride away. We also went to have dinner there and the food was ok,but the views are great! It's a small place so it won't take long to walk around