Cockatoo Island Camping

Sydney's only central camping ground located on Cockatoo Island's waterfront, approximately 15 minutes by ferry from Circular Quay.

Cockatoo Island camping is a world first - a waterfront campsite in the midst of a city. It is a campsite on a national heritage-listed island in the middle of the world's most beautiful harbour. Cockatoo Island has campsites, camping packages, and glamping packages available for visitors.

Enjoy a barbecue as the sun sets over the water. Sleep under the shadows of dormant cranes and chimneys. Watch the sunrise over the Sydney Harbour Bridge. A camping experience like no other with the city at your doorstep. All sites have harbour views. A campground kitchen and amenities block have been provided for your comfort.

Visit the Cockatoo Island web site for reservations, ferry timetables and more information.

Information

Facilities

  • Bar
  • Barbeque
  • Cafe
  • Camp Kitchen
  • Communal Refrigerator
  • Conference/Function Facilities

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