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Beehive Casemate, Obelisk Bay, Sydney Harbour National Park. Photo: K McGrath/OEH

Beehive Casemate tour

NPWS is conducting a series of guided tours of this historic fortification in Sydney Harbour National Park. We'll explore the rarely opened Beehive Casemate as part of this tour at Middle Head, near Mosman.

Price
Fees apply. Free park entry.
When

Tour times: 10.30am–11.15am, 11.30am–12.15am, 12.30pm–1.15pm

2018 tour dates:

Sunday 14 October and Sunday 9 December.

2019 tour dates:

Tuesday 8 January, Sunday 27 January, Sunday 24 March, Friday 26 April and Sunday 26 May.

Where
Sydney Harbour National Park in Sydney and surrounds
The Queens magazine, built on Goat Island in the 1830s. Photo: Natasha Webb/OEH

Goat Island heritage tour

Take a fascinating tour of Goat Island, an iconic Sydney landmark in Sydney Harbour National Park.

Price
Fees apply. Free park entry.
When

Tours run 10.35am–1.10pm.

2018 tour dates:

Sunday 21 October, Sunday 4 November, Sunday 18 November, Thursday 29 November, Sunday 2 December, Sunday 16 December and Thursday 27 December.

2019 tour dates:

Sunday 6 January, Sunday 20 January, Thursday 31 January, Sunday 3 February, Sunday 17 February, Thursday 28 February, Sunday 3 March, Sunday 17 March, Thursday 28 March, Sunday 7 April, Sunday 21 April, Friday 26 April, Sunday 5 May, Sunday 19 May, Thursday 30 May, Sunday 2 June, Sunday 16 June and Thursday 27 June.

Where
Sydney Harbour National Park in Sydney and surrounds
Scenic views from Middle Head lookout, Sydney Harbour National Park. Photo: David Finnegan

Middle Head Forts tour

The Middle Head forts complex covers 150 years of NSW military history. To find out more, join this fascinating 1.3km guided tour in Middle Head, Sydney Harbour National Park, near Mosman.

Price
Fees apply. Free park entry.
When

Tour runs 10.30am–12.30pm. Meet at 10.15am. 

2018 tour dates:

Sunday 14 October and Sunday 16 December.

2019 tour dates:

Thursday 17 January, Sunday 27 January, Sunday 24 February, Sunday 17 March, Sunday 21 April and Sunday 26 May.

Where
Sydney Harbour National Park in Sydney and surrounds
Hornby Lighthouse and harbour view. Photo: Kevin McGrath

South Head tunnels tour

Discover historic tunnels carved out of the sandstone beneath South Head, Sydney Harbour National Park, on this 1.8km guided tour.

Price
Fees apply. Free park entry.
When

Sunday 6 January, Tuesday 22 January, Sunday 10 March, Sunday 12 May and Tuesday 18 June 2019

Tour times: 10.30–11.15am, 11.30am–12.15pm and 12.30–1.15pm

Where
Sydney Harbour National Park in Sydney and surrounds
Sunset, Sydney Harbour Bridge view from Goat Island. Photo: Rosie Nicolai/OEH

Three islands tour aboard the Gargarle

Join an NPWS guide on the historic boat, Gargarle, for a fascinating tour of three islands in Sydney Harbour. The Gargarle was built in the 1950s to transport maritime workers to and from Goat Island.

Price
Fees apply. Free park entry.
When

Tour runs 10am–2pm. Meet at 9.45am.

Sunday 14 October 2018. Wednesday 9 January, Sunday 20 January, Sunday 31 March and Sunday 19 May 2019.

Where
Sydney Harbour National Park in Sydney and surrounds

Walking tracks

Evans lookout, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Kevin McGrath/NSW Government