Walsh Bay Precint, Wharf 4-5

Walsh Bay Precint, Wharf 4-5. Photo © Arthur Vay

Virtual Tours

Go behind the scenes and explore some of the city’s most compelling spaces with our virtual focus tours. Hear rich stories of history and heritage as designers, architects, curators and other expert commentators discuss each space and what makes it unique.

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  • City Tattersalls Club

    Take a virtual tour through some of the Club’s most iconic spaces, including the hidden two-storey vault with hundreds of unopened safety deposit boxes – most of which have been locked for over 50 years.

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  • The Fullerton Hotel Sydney at the GPO Building

    The virtual tour will feature hotel highlights including the clock tower, the tank stream relics, the historic telegraphy centre (now the Heritage Ballroom) and the postmaster general’s office.

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  • Walsh Bay Arts Precinct

    Enjoy a digital tour of the refurbished precinct and see rare glimpses of the original timber shipping wharf structure, post-refurbishment, with commentary from designer Jacob Nash and actor Glenn Hazeldine.

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  • Woodlands, Killara

    Take a virtual tour through Woodlands, the house where author Ethel Turner lived and where she wrote her book Seven little Australians in the 1890s.

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  • NSW State Archives

    Explore the home of some of NSW’s most significant architectural and design collections, visit the conservation lab and learn about key design elements of this facility.

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  • The Museum of Freemasonry

    The Masonic Centre is one of Sydney’s most enigmatic pieces of architecture. On this virtual tour, enjoy rare access to the world of an ancient fraternal organisation with access to the museum, library and Grand Master’s suite.

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  • Central Station Clock Tower

    Journey through railway time as you climb up the tower via 272 wrap around stairs and a series of ladders. At the top, see the four giant clock faces and enjoy a close-up view of the original clock mechanism.

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  • Mortuary Station

    Explore one of Sydney’s hidden gems, rarely open to the public. Virtual guests will take a journey back in time to learn how this elaborately carved stone railway station was built to serve Victorian funerary practices in Sydney. 

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  • St James Tunnels

    Australia’s first underground railway stations at St James and Museum were opened by Bradfield in 1926. Your virtual tour will take you through layers of railway and WW2 history to explore this amazing part of hidden Sydney.

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