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3rd Quarantine Cemetery Tours

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North Head Sanctuary Visitor Centre, Manly (Sydney Harbour Federation Trust)

North Head Scenic Drive

Manly, NSW 2095

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Discover the major role North Head played in Sydney’s quarantine history. In addition to two cemeteries at the Quarantine Station, the 3rd Quarantine Cemetery still stands at North Fort. Hear the stories of locals, soldiers, immigrants and dedicated quarantine nurses who could not survive the ravages of epidemics including small pox, Spanish influenza and the plague. Experience the isolation of their final resting place in the only relatively intact quarantine cemetery on North Head.

Running Time - 45 mins

Meeting Point - North Head Visitor's Centre

Conditions - Tour includes bush tracks, an incline and uneven ground. A moderate level of fitness and good mobility is recommended. Not suitable for mobility devices or strollers. Visitors must wear enclosed footwear and bring wet weather gear if required. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

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North Head Sanctuary Visitor Centre, Manly (Sydney Harbour Federation Trust)

North Head Scenic Drive

Manly, NSW 2095

Australia

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