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Australia's most unusual islands

Photos Logo Photos | Slide 1 of 14: Aerial of Cockatoo Island, Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, November 2010

Cockatoo Island

Located in the heart of Sydney Harbour, the island is full of warehouses, old convict docks and maritime paraphernalia. It’s a strange and surprising place to visit for the first time, given its previous use as a penal colony.

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