Soldiers firing a Cannon

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Tour Groups

Tour groups are guided around the fort by association members and are given an inside look into Colonial defence, what life was like on the fort during its operation and a detailed overview of the historical and strategic significance of the site. The full tour of the fort takes approximately an hour and a half; shorter/longer tours are available to booked groups via arrangement.

Tours at the fort are available by prior arrangement year round from 10am – 12pm every Tuesday, or other times if organised in advance. Prices are as follows;

Standard tour $6 per person.

Bookings essential for 25 or more people.


John Osmon
0409 350 073



Fort Glanville is available for hire, for special events, weddings, parties and promotions. The Fort features elderly and disabled access, all access toilets, barbeque picnic areas and onsite parking. More info on site features can be found here.

In the past the Fort has played host to Weddings, receptions, birthday party’s and small concerts; these events featured stages, tables, chairs, and self supporting marquees. The Fort Glanville Historical Association welcomes any and all events or set ups that will not damage the fabric of the fort.

Full Terms and Conditions of Fort hire are available here.

The full cost of hiring the Fort (for a private function) is as follows;

FROM $500 per day, depending on circumstances & requirements.

A Non returnable deposit payable at time of booking $50.00
Refundable surety charge deposit payable at time of booking $100.00


10” cannon shot $600.00
64pdr cannon shot $120.00
16pdr cannon shot $95.00
2pdr cannon shot $70.00
Martini-Henry carbine firing $5.00 per shot per man

All prices are inclusive of staff; cannon shots available for any function.

To book a Function at Fort Glanville please contact:

Russell Sheldrick
08 8264 4798