North Head Sanctuary

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Walking through North Head’s peaceful and pristine heathland, it can be easy to forget that you’re only 11km from the CBD. As you explore, you’ll encounter diverse wildlife and flora, military remains, and stunning views of the city and harbour.

Take a 45 minute guided tour through WWII tunnels, gun emplacements & more at North Fort. Hear how North Fort contributed to the Defence of Sydney & enjoy magnificent views of the harbour.

Opening Hours

Free admission

Open daily during daylight hours

The Gatehouse Visitor Centre is open from 10am – 4pm daily and is closed Good Friday, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day

Transport: Car, Bus, Foot

North Head Scenic Drive
Manly NSW 2095

Telephone: (02) 8969 2100