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

Nearby events

  1. New Years Eve Clark Island Garden Party

    Monday 31 December 2018 to Tuesday 01 January 2019 , Sydney Harbour

    Celebrate New Year’s Eve on Clark Island - a beautiful oasis in the middle of Sydney Harbour with superb views of the fireworks. Relax and enjoy a cocktail and canapés as the sun sets. Your main and dessert follow, from a menu inspired by t…

    31 Dec - 01 Jan
  2. New Years Eve aboard Sydney 2000

    Monday 31 December 2018 to Tuesday 01 January 2019 , Sydney Harbour

    Crusing inside the exclusion zone as a part of the parade The eyes of over a billion people worldwide turn to Sydney Harbour on New Years Eve, not only because they have the first major display but one of the world's best. The Harbour Brid…

    31 Dec - 01 Jan
  3. New Year's Eve on Cockatoo Island

    Monday 31 December 2018 to Tuesday 01 January 2019 , Sydney Harbour

    Cockatoo Island is one of the best places in Sydney to watch the world-renowned New Year’s Eve fireworks. Right in the heart of Sydney Harbour, you’ll enjoy a fun and relaxing night with family and friends - without the crowds, long walks h…

    31 Dec - 01 Jan