Sydney North Historical Sites & Heritage Locations Attractions
Bradleys Head is another place where military history and stunning landscapes combine to offer a complete harbour experience. Just next to Taronga Zoo, the convict-built battery at Bradley's Head was ...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/sydney-harbour-national-park/military-relics-at-bradleys-head/historic-site
With over 800 Aboriginal sites recorded across Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, each one is a visible reminder of the rich Aboriginal heritage of the region. Basin Aboriginal art site is one of the be...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/ku-ring-gai-chase-national-park/basin-aboriginal-art/aboriginal-site
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 picturesque 1km...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/ku-ring-gai-chase-national-park/barrenjoey-lighthouse/historic-site
Sphinx Memorial is a sandstone monument created in memory of lives lost in the First World War and was created by a returned soldier in the 1920s. Bushwalkers exploring Sphinx Memorial to Bobbin Head ...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/ku-ring-gai-chase-national-park/sphinx-memorial/historic-site
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
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.
The Great North Road, surveyed in 1825 and completed in 1836, was constructed using convict labour. Up to 720 convicts - some in chains - worked on the road, which spanned 264 km, connecting Sydney to...www.environment.nsw.gov.au/nswcultureheritage/theoldgreatnorthroad.htm