Council holds major events that attract hundreds of thousands of people every year.

Please find below the proposals outlining the available partnership opportunities and benefits for each event.

For additional information or to discuss a partnership please contact the Events team

Major Council event opportunities

    Sun Run

    Beginning in 2011, Sun Run is an iconic event that showcases some of the best of the Northern Beaches and offers something to athletes of every level. With thousands of participants running, jogging, walking and dancing their way along the course, the event promotes a healthy and active lifestyle synonymous with the Northern Beaches, all while raising much needed funds for charity. Find out more. 

    Usually held on the first weekend in February.

    Refer to the Sun Run Sponsorship Proposal to see opportunities available.

    Current partners

    • Harbord Diggers 
    • Harris Farm 

    Taste of Manly

    The iconic Taste of Manly is the pinnacle of Manly’s vibrant food and music culture. We’re proud to showcase our best and brightest local restaurants and brewers alongside Australia’s finest wine producers across two music-filled days. An unmissable event in anyone’s social calendar, with over 80,000 food, wine and music enthusiasts coming together each year for a weekend of indulgence and great tunes set against one of Australia’s most unique beach locations. Find out more

    Usually held over the last weekend in May.

    Refer to the Taste of Manly Sponsorship Proposal to see opportunities available.

    Manly Jazz

    The internationally acclaimed Manly Jazz is known worldwide for its beautiful location and the diversity of music it presents, from traditional New Orleans jazz to funk, Latin, fusion, blues, gospel, swing and roots - with performances in multiple indoor and outdoor venues including major stages alongside the world famous Manly Beach. Find out more

    Refer to the Manly Jazz Sponsorship Proposal to see opportunities available.

    Current partners

    • KAWAI Australia 
    • Hotel Steyne