We accept private group bookings for our Ghost, Dark Past, From Sandstone to Steel, Convict Escape Attempts and Audio Tours. Plus, our Convict Precinct and Lower Island (Accessible) Tours are currently available EXCLUSIVELY for private bookings. Note: We require people to book for a group of at least 10 people or agree to pay a minimum charge of 10 people.
As a registered COVID Safe business, we require ticketholders to use the Service NSW app to scan a QR code and ensure a COVID Safe check-in at Cockatoo Island. Ahead of your tour, please ensure you have downloaded the app to your mobile device
Note: When you check using the app, only Cockatoo Island’s location and time of visit is recorded. This information is stored for 28 days and only for the purpose of contact tracing, if necessary.
To comply with the NSW Government’s COVID-19 public health orders, we are currently only accepting tour bookings for groups of up to 20 people plus a guide. Further, members of each group must ensure they
Cost: $16 per adult, $12 per child, $12 per senior | Duration: 60 to 90 mins
Embark on a a guided journey through the complex and layered history of Cockatoo Island, formerly a prison, navy dockyard and major ship-building site. Available in a a 60-minute or 90-minute format, this tour is a great sightseeing activity for Probus and other groups, including families, seniors, tourists and historical societies. The 60-minute tour is suitable for groups with less mobile members as it is tailored to only cover the lower island. Meanwhile, the 90-minute tour expands the experience to include a walk to – and exploration of – the upper island.
Cost: $16 per adult, $12 per child, $12 per senior | Duration: 45 mins
Discover Cockatoo Island’s UNESCO World Heritage listed Convict Precinct with this tour of the upper island. Our guide will lead you through the turbulent history of the former penal establishment, stopping at iconic landmarks.
Cost: $25 per adult, $15 per child | Duration: 90 mins
Secrets. Scandals. Skeletons... Cockatoo Island has its fair share of all three. Discover for yourself with our all-ages Haunted History Tour. As you explore atmospheric landmarks, our guide will blend mystery with history to captivate your imagination.