Garden Island (NSW)

Garden Island, located at Potts Point in Sydney NSW is the home port for major Royal Australian Navy fleet units based on the East Coast of Australia. Garden Island is also a major marine engineering and refit centre for work undertaken by the Navy and Thales Australia. Garden Island is owned by the Commonwealth Government, which leases part of the land to Thales Australia.

Navy Canteens manages three canteens on Garden Island, Fleet Base East NSW.

Cafe 1 is located in building 1, near the Naval Indoor Sports Centre and Cafe 51 is located in building 51, near the Naval chapel.

Salthorse Cafe is currently closed during the wharf upgrade phase of the base works in the surrounding vicinity.

Book a Function or Catering Package

Function and catering packages are also available which can be tailored to suit meetings and events on Navy bases as well as cater for functions at any location.

Cafe 1 Opening Hours

Monday – Thursday

5.30am – 3.00pm

Friday

5.30am – 2.00pm

Cafe 51 Opening Hours

Monday – Thursday

6.00am – 2.30pm

Friday

6.0am – 2.00pm

Salthorse Cafe Closed due to base upgrades

Please note that opening and closing times may alter at any time due to COVID-19, to see current opening hours please visit Canteens Opening Hours.

Contact Details

  • Iain McAndrew

    NSW Regional Manager - Sydney Hub
    • Mobile: 0477 477 857
    • Send Email
    • Address: Building 1
      
Garden Island (FBE)
      
Potts Point NSW 2011
  • Tina Roda

    Business Manager - Sydney Hub
    • Mobile: 0411 429 991
    • Send Email
    • Address: Level 1, Building 43
      
Garden Island (FBE)
      
Potts Point NSW 2011
  • Cafe 1

    • Phone: 02 9562 2518
    • Address: Building 1
      
Garden Island (FBE)
      
Potts Point NSW 2011
  • Cafe 51

    • Phone: 02 9562 2672
    • Address: Building 51
      
Garden Island (FBE)
      
Potts Point NSW 2011

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