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Cockatoo Island, Sydney


Cockatoo Island is a World-Heritage-listed island in the middle of Sydney Harbour. Hop on a ferry and explore the island for the day or stay overnight in the campground or holiday houses.

Cockatoo Island is a great place to take the kids. It’s a place to play and a place to learn as they explore the wonders of our past. From a real convict prison to the amazing shipbuilding machines, get ready for their imaginations to run overtime with all that there is to discover on the island.

A program of innovative activities presents opportunities for kids and families to engage with the island’s stories, as well as special events and festival programs.

Monday- 10:00 am – 05:00 pm
Tuesday- 10:00 am – 05:00 pm
Wednesday- 10:00 am – 05:00 pm
Thursday- 10:00 am – 05:00 pm
Friday- 10:00 am – 05:00 pm
Saturday- 10:00 am – 05:00 pm
Sunday- 10:00 am – 05:00 pm


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Age: Families.
Pram Accessibility: Most areas of the island are pram accessible.
Refreshments: BBQ facilities, Cafe or take a picnic.
Parking: Catch the ferry.
Parent Accompany Child: Keep a close watch on any children with you and take care at all times.
Video URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=deUDYrcYAkM
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