Island Walks

A selection of island walks in and around Sydney and New South Wales, including maps, pictures, highlights and characteristics.

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Best Sydney Walks

Discover the Rich History of Goat Island

Goat Island, part of the Sydney Harbour National Park, is a fascinating 300m wide sandstone island located west of the Harbour Bridge. Over the years, Goat Island has served as a gunpowder store, a water police station, a source of sandstone for Sydney real estate, and much more.

You can experience the rich history of Goat Island and enjoy the panoramic Harbour views by doing a guided tour with National Parks and Wildlife Service.

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