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...3.45pm LAST gate entry

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