Alexandra Battery Park, Churchill Ave, Sandy Bay
Saturday, Nov 11
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Alexandra Battery exists as one of six batteries built in the 1880s to form the River Derwent Defence Force Network. On a large area of open space, the battery features a large fort complex of tunnels and storerooms. Today, it serves as a public park offering superb views of the timtumili minanya/the River Derwent, north to the Tasman Bridge and city, and south to the South Arm and the estuary opening.
Tour Times: Saturday 11 November 2023, 10 am, 10:40 am, 11:05* am and 11:30 am
Duration: 20 minutes
* On Saturday, 11 November, Open House Hobart asks everyone to observe a minute silence at 11 am for Remembrance Day.
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