It has been a long time since urbexcentral visited this beauty, a famous abandoned icon of our city. While the rest of the buildings fall further into…… Read more “Wellington’s Abandoned Chapel”
While in Sydney, after visiting cockatoo island, I made a beeline up the harbour bridge to take some photos. There are guided tours where you can…… Read more “Sydney Harbour Bridge Tower”
These huge abandoned warehouses still contain a plethora of heavy machinery including huge lathes and industrial sized milling machines.
The power station which at one point powered the island, from what I can tell the facilities now on the island are now powered in part by…… Read more “Cockatoo Island 4 – Power Station”
The islands prison, and the garrison to guard them were a readily available source of workers for the islands shipyard and to quarry the sandstone of which…… Read more “Cockatoo Island 3 – Gaol + Fort”
Underneath the Island, in the areas not hewn away to make room for heavy industry, Cockatoo island is criss-crossed with a myriad of tunnels, facilitating the movement…… Read more “Cockatoo Island 2 – Tunnels”
Littering the Cockatoo Island landscape, these sentinels are an imposing sight on the skyline. Many of the cranes have fallen into incredible states of disrepair, with some…… Read more “Cockatoo Island 1 – Cranes”
This is the first in a new series of posts focusing on Cockatoo Island, situated in Sydney harbour, with each of these instalments focusing on a different aspect…… Read more “Cockatoo Island – Introduction/Teaser”