It features striking landmarks well-suited to events, include the sandstone Mess Hall, the enclosed central courtyard, and the Military Guardhouse with sweeping views of Parramatta River.
Capacity: 300 to 500 people depending on event setup.
Size: 2162 m2 in total, 95m2 (Building 1), 132m2 (Building 3), 61m2 (Building 4), 128m2 (Building 5), 737m2 (grassed courtyard) and 1009m2 (enclosed central courtyard).
Hours of use: 7am to 11pm
Toilets: There are facilities for four males and four females in Building 6, for six females in Building 10 and 12 males in Building 15. Building 6 also contains one accessible toilet.
Accessibility: Most areas of the island are wheelchair accessible; however, there is a steep incline from the lower island to the upper plateau, and – owing to the island’s industrial heritage – there are uneven surfaces as well as steps into every building.