Manly activities

  1. Budget Rent a Car Manly

    Budget Rent a Car is renowned for meticulously maintained vehicles and quality service. They offer a wide range of cars, four wheel drives and mini buses as well as a large fleet of truck and commercial vehicles. Their car hire fleet is con…

  2. Queenscliff Beach

    Queenscliff is the northern headland of Sydney’s famous Manly Beach, possessed of an offshore “bommie” which can handle waves up to seven metres. In a mighty swell, this is where you’re likely to find some of Manly’s pro surfers being towe…

  3. Fairy Bower Pool

    Located along Marine Parade is the lovely Fairy Bower Pool. It is triangular in shape and the sculptures that sit along the rock edge are known as 'The Sea Nymphs' or 'The Oceanides', were created by Helen Leete. Built by local residents i…

  4. Garfish Manly

    Our philosophy is simple: we serve the best seafood, you choose how you’d like it prepared. Grilled, spiced or wood roasted, with a garnish of your choice, we also offer a varied wine list so you can add a perfectly matched drop to your mea…

  5. Pilu at Freshwater

    Two hatted fine dining restaurant Pilu at Freshwater is placed on Sydney's iconic Freshwater Beach and encapsulates the essence of Sydney's Northern Beaches. Acclaimed celebrity chef Giovanni Pilu creates a NSW produce inspired Italian menu…

  6. Sydney Thunder Rides

    Sydney Thunder Rides offer guests a thrilling tour of Sydney and the beaches, taking in the sites on the back of a rumbling Harley-Davidson motorcycle. They supply helmets and jackets and professional, accredited riders ensure your experie…

  7. Manly Art Gallery and Museum

    The Manly Art Gallery and Museum is only a four minute walk from Manly Wharf. Opened in 1930 by Manly Council, it was the first metropolitan regional gallery in New South Wales. The gallery has become a popular destination for thousands of …

  8. Cabbage Tree Bay

    Cabbage Tree Bay is an aquatic reserve that aims to protect marine life. It covers an area of approximately 20 hectares, from the southern end of Manly Beach, including the rocky shores and beaches, to the northern of Shelly Beach. Recreati…

  9. Arabanoo lookout at Dobroyd Head

    Arabanoo lookout at Dobroyd Head offers fantastic views over to North Head and South Head and the expansive Pacific Ocean. Named in honour of Aboriginal man Arabanoo, the first Aboriginal man to live among European settlers, the lookout is…

  10. North Head Sanctuary

    Right in Manly's backyard is North Head Sanctuary - Sydney's secret getaway. There are over 10 kilometres of easy walking tracks to explore. Start at Shelley Beach and walk through virtually untouched bushland with superb harbour views b…

  11. Joel Coleman Gallery

    Joel Coleman has built his life and reputation on the art of capturing moments of exquisite beauty and timeless emotion in the world around him. His award-winning photography has taken him across oceans and continents as he continues to p…

  12. Collins Flat Beach

    With its scenic harbour views, Collins Flat Beach, just north of Sydney city and nestled between North Head and Little Manly Cove, is an idyllic spot for a romantic picnic. Whether you’re swimming in the calm waters or nibbling on gourmet …

  13. 4 Pines Brewing Company

    Savour award-winning handcrafted beers brewed at 4 Pine Brewing Co. in Manly, home to Sydney’s famous Manly Beach. You can also discover how 4 Pines makes its craft beers on a tour of the microbrewery, which overlooks Manly Wharf on Sydney …

  14. Manly Bike Tours

    Manly Bike Tours offers the only regular tour of the Manly Peninsula. Run by expert local guides, their two hour tour reveals all the hidden corners of Sydney's most beautiful coastal town. Hear the stories and relive the history that makes…

  15. Manly Kayak Centre

    Manly Kayak Centre has been on Sydney Harbour since 1990 and is proud to be able to provide the most diverse range of aquatic products and services in Sydney. Whether you rent a single or a double kayak to paddle the pristine waters of No…

  16. Nomad Brewing Co

    Nomad Brewing Co brings european brewing technology and knowledge and combines this with a passion for exploring Australia’s native ingredients utilising a wide range of ingredients ranging from lemon myrtle, finger limes, tasmanian pepper …

  17. Manly scenic walkway

    What’s the prettiest way to get to Manly? Some say catching the Manly ferry, but those in the know will tell you otherwise – it’s the Manly scenic walkway. Beginning at Mosman’s Spit Bridge, this classic walk shows you some of the most pict…