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Sydney: Outdoor Smartphone Game Escape from Cockatoo Island

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Immerses yourself in Australia's colonial past, focusing on the experiences of convicts. Follow in the footsteps of those who sought freedom amidst harsh conditions with this outdoor escape game.

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  • Follow the footsteps of convicts as you make your way around the historic island
  • Uncover the island's secret tunnel that served as an air-raid shelter during WW2
  • Discover the solitary confinement cells that were hidden until 2009.


Cockatoo Island is a beautiful location with a dark history. Once used as a prison for Sydney's worst criminals, the island is filled with secrets waiting to be discovered. In this quest, you'll learn what life was like for the convicts sentenced to a life of hard labour on Cockatoo Island. Can you solve the challenges and escape the island? The app offers precise directions through the city. Play at your own pace. Feel free to pause and explore your surroundings whenever you wish. After you book the game, you’ll get an email with instructions on how to play. For larger groups, one person can purchase access for the entire group by selecting the number of people in the group. All group members will be able to play the city game on their smartphone. Alternatively, each person can purchase their own voucher. You can play as a group and solve the clues together as you walk, or you can split into smaller groups/teams and compete against the others. Each person can also play on their own, separate from the group, and meet the group at the end.


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