Fort Denison Island, Sydney

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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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  • If you're a lover of History ..you'll love this place .....the Cannons,the Gunpowder basement. The sandstone & of course the marvellous Harbour with its fabulous Bridge ..the best photo op you ' ll ev...  more »
  • In the center of sydney harbour rests this little convict island. Which houses a convict jail in the old days. Very strict cruel penal colony and convicts that were really bad guys were sent there to ...  more »
  • Caught ferry from king street pier did not do tour as was told you could see everything just walking around, I was curious about the tower but got to see it from the outside. The view of the bridge, t...  more »

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