This all-ages tour charts the changing face of Cockatoo Island. As you visit key landmarks from bygone eras, our guide will reveal how they fit into the island’s historical narrative. They will also share anecdotes about a colourful cast of real-life characters, including convicts, wayward youths and dock workers.
Want to arrange a World War 2 Shipyard Tour for a large group? Request a group tour using the webform on this page.
Probus groups, tour operators and other interested parties are invited to complete our large group tour request form. A minimum purchase of 10 tickets applies.
*Due to current high levels of demand, we are unable to book any private or on demand tours less than 14 days in advance of the tour date. Bookings subject to guide availability.
Suitable walking shoes and wet weather clothing (if needed).
For information about getting here, including by public transport, see: Visit us.
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