Fort Scratchley Historic Site open 6 days a week...10am to 4pm...closed Tuesdays ...Free Entry to site ... paid guided tours of tunnels available at 10.30, 11.30, 1.05, 1.40...last tour 2.30pm...

Cruise Ship Schedule 2017

The Fort  fires a three gun salute to each departing cruise ship



Silver Whisper  Saturday 4 February 2017  13:00  23:00


Celebrity Solstice Tuesday 14 March 2017  08:00  17:00


Radiance of the Seas  Tuesday 11 April 2017  08:00  17:00


Pacific Aria  Friday 23 June 2017  08:00  18:00


Sun Princess  Saturday 7 October 2017  08:00  18:00


Pacific Jewel  Tuesday 19 December 2017  09:00  18:00








*Cruise ship arrival and departure times are subject to change dependent on other shipping movements in the port.


*Port exit time is approximately 30 minutes after the published departure time.



The Fort normally will fire a three round salute on departure of the Cruise ships. Public welcome to attend.



Queen Elizabeth returns 1st March 2018



The Fort is open 6 days a week, (closed Tuesday) from 10am to 4pm.

Admission and self guided tours (excluding tunnels) of the Fort is free.

Society’s Office

Ph: (02) 4929 3066



Self guided Fort Tour