Sydney North Historical Sites & Heritage Locations Attractions
Barrenjoey Lighthouse sits at Sydney's most northern point - Barrenjoey Head at Palm Beach.
Positioned 91m above sea level, the lighthouse can be reached by a couple of walks. Take the pic...
Cattai National Park is made up of land originally granted to First Fleet assistant surgeon Thomas Arndell. Today, the park contains a number of historic colonial buildings associated with generations...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/cattai-national-park/homestead-farm-buildings/historic-site
A visit to Georges Head is a must for military history buffs. The Georges Head battery is located in Mosman, on the northern side of Sydney Harbour.
Come to Georges Head to see military forti...
Wandering around a cemetery and reading the head stones can be a fascinating way to spend an afternoon. The Gore Hill Memorial Cemetery was established in 1877 and is no exception. It is one of the ol...www.willoughby.nsw.gov.au/content.aspx?PageID=687&ItemID=19
Sydney Harbour National Park is home to several known rock engravings made by the region's Aboriginal inhabitants. Fascinating, well-preserved and etched into the Sydney basin sandstone, these images ...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/sydney-harbour-national-park/grotto-point-aboriginal-engraving-site/aboriginal-site
If you've ever dreamed of the life of a lighthouse-keeper, why not visit the historic Grotto Point Lighthouse and imagine what it's been like to live and work there? This active beacon, located on a r...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/sydney-harbour-national-park/grotto-point-lighthouse/historic-site
Manly Warringah War Memorial Park, known as Manly Dam, has a wonderful diversity of flora and fauna. It's great for picnics by the water and is renowned for mountain biking and water skiing.