Fort Denison, Sydney Harbour National Park lease proposal

The proposal to grant a restaurant lease for Fort Denison, Sydney Harbour National Park is open for public comments until 24 October 2018.

Under section 151 of the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974,  the Minister for the Environment proposes to grant Fort Denison Dining Pty Ltd (ACN 624 139 500) a lease of Fort Denison, Sydney Harbour National Park. 

Submissions are called for from persons who wish to comment on the proposal.

Details of the proposed lease

Identification of land: Lot 1 in Deposited Plan 837196 being the island known as Fort Denison, Sydney Harbour National Park.

Purposes for which the land and any building and structure is proposed to be used: Licensed café, restaurant and functions and interpretive tours.

Term of proposed lease: 10 years with a 10 and 5 year option (25 years all together).

The proposal includes modification of an existing building and construction of a new structure. All works will be subject to appropriate environmental and heritage approvals. It is also proposed to grant Fort Denison Dining Pty Ltd (ACN 624 139 500) a licence of Fort Denison wharf (Lot 2 in Deposited Plan 837196).

How can I comment on the proposed lease?

Submissions on the proposed lease can be made from 26 September until 24 October 2018. You are invited to comment on by sending a written submission during this time.

Have your say

Comments are open until 24 October 2018.

You can provide your written submission in either of the following ways:

  • Send your written submission to:
    Director, Property and Commercial
    PO Box A290
    Sydney South NSW 1232

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