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Transforming Darling Harbour

On the shores of Cockle Bay, Darling Harbour attracts more than 25 million visitations annually. And the best is yet to come.

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The Goods Line

The Goods Line provides important cross-city links through to Darling Harbour and the foreshore, and will deliver social and community outcomes for all Sydneysiders.

The Rocks

The Rocks

The Rocks is in Sydney CBD’s north between Circular Quay and Sydney Harbour Bridge and is where the first European settlers came ashore in 1788.

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Circular Quay

Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority is working on the future of Circular Quay, improving public domain and transport linkages.

Our heritage role

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Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority is responsible for the care, management and interpretation of some of the nation's most significant natural and cultural heritage resources, including The Rocks which is considered to be the most significant heritage precinct relating to European settlement in Australia. More...

IMAX redevelopment

IMAX redevelopment proposed design

A proposal to redevelop the IMAX building at Darling Harbour has been approved by the NSW Planning and Assessment Commission. The redevelopment includes a new 20 storey building and a separate two storey building accommodating office, retail and entertainment uses; carparking and bicycle parking spaces; upgrades to the surrounding public domain including a new playground area; and signage zones and display screen on the new building.

  • Trip Advisor

    Rocks Discovery Museum wins public vote

    The Rocks Discovery Museum has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award, based on consistently positive feedback posted on the travel site. The award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given to establishments that have continually delivered a superior customer experience

  • ANZAC Celebrations

    Centenary of ANZAC Commemorations

    Between 2 April and 3 May SHFA proudly presents programs in Sydney’s pre-eminent heritage and cultural precincts, The Rocks and Darling Harbour, commemorating the national Centenary of ANZAC including The Rocks Wartime Stories, The Descendants Project and Nomanslanding.

  • Interpretation Awards

    SHFA’s adaptive reuse of Australia’s oldest police station at 127–129 George Street, The Rocks, has gained the National Commendation for Heritage in the prestigious 2014 Australian Institute of Architects National Awards. The Authority worked in conjunction with Welsh + Major Architects.

  • Interpretation Awards

    Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority's creative team secures Gold and Bronze Awards at the 2014 Interpretation Australia Awards for Excellence.

  • Walking The Rocks

    Visitors to The Rocks can enjoy stories of the people that shaped the early development of Sydney Harbour's waterfront with SHFA's new free interactive app.

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