Sydney Harbour Federation Trust (Board)

Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water
The Sydney Harbour Federation Trust is an agency created by the Australian Government responsible for vision planning and management of Sydney Harbour sites including Cockatoo Island and Snapper Island in Sydney Harbour, Woolwich Dock and Parklands in Woolwich, HMAS Platypus in Neutral Bay, Georges Heights, Middle Head and Chowder Bay in Mosman, North Head Sanctuary in Manly, Marine Biological Station in Watsons Bay and Macquarie Lightstation in Vaucluse. The Harbour Trust's vision is to create extraordinary places on the world's best harbour that are inspiring, loved and shared. The Harbour Trust provides a lasting legacy for all Australians through conservation, remediation and the adaptive re-use of places in our care. These public spaces and parklands now offer major events, exhibitions, venue hire, accommodation, tours and business tenancy.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    R. Management Board

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Sydney Harbour Federation Trust Act 2001

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    X. Internal Management

  • Auditor


  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    Building 28 Best Avenue, off Suakin Drive
    Mosman NSW 2088

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Member Ms. Chantelle Fornari-Orsmond 29 April 2022 28 April 2024
Member The Hon. Pru Goward 18 March 2022 17 March 2024
Member Mr. Steven Issa JP 16 November 2021 15 November 2023

Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Executive Director Ms. Janet Carding 30 August 2021 29 August 2026
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