The best things in life are free including wifi. Council offers free wifi along some of our beaches, commercial areas and libraries.

Northern Beaches Council has proudly partnered with eChildhood to keep kids safe from pornography and provide positive and vital education. Much of our free wifi network is now certified as Friendly.

For more information visit eChildhood’s site

Collaroy Beach 

There are wifi access points along the beach and in the reserve. Network name: Collaroy Beach.

Dee Why Beach

Wifi is available right along the beachfront to the playground at the southern end of the beach. Network name: Dee Why Beach.

Glen Street Theatre

Network name: Glen Street Theatre Public Wi-Fi.


Our libraries are good for some quiet research with free wifi widely available. Performance varies according to demand but the NBN promises super-fast wifi.


Council offers free, high speed, wireless broadband internet access for your mobile device. There are hotspots along The Corso, at Manly Wharf, Manly Art Gallery and Museum as well as Manly Plaza. 

Coastal Environment Centre

Utilise the free wifi at the Coastal Environment Centre - Pelican Path, North Narrabeen

Other Commercial Areas

  • Main Street, Newport
  • Mona Vale. The hotspot here covers most areas in the CBD, including the park next to the library.
  • Avalon CBD
  • Forestville Shopping Plaza
  • Freshwater Village
  • Narrabeen Village

The network name is the name of the area you are in.