Coal Bunker

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About Coal Bunker

The Coal Bunker on Cockatoo Island is a significant remnant of Sydney's industrial past. 

Once vital to the island's shipbuilding operations, this historic structure now stands as a silent witness to the rigorous and often gritty industrial activities that shaped Sydney and its maritime history.

Best Time/Season to Visit:
As part of the island’s industrial precinct, the Coal Bunker can be visited year-round, with guided tours available to provide deeper insights into its historical context.