We've got a variety of Council and community events and activities on the Northern Beaches to suit everyone. Take a look at the calendar or select a category for upcoming events. 

We encourage all our local not-for-profit community groups to publicise their events here too.

Mon 1 Jan
12.00 AM - 12.00 AM

Manly Art Gallery & Museum ceramics gallery installation © the artists and Karen Watson Photography

In the Storeroom - MAG&M’s Ceramics Collection

One of Manly Art Gallery & Museum’s (MAG&M) key collection focus is ceramics and the collection currently comprises over 390 works. This is as much a reflection of place...
Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Manly
Art and Culture
Wed 23 Jan
Mon 6 May

Grace Cossington Smith, Bedtime, 1922, oil on canvas, 22 x 23cm. MAG&M collection. Gift of Antonio Dattilo Rubbo 1940.

Home Affairs exhibition - 2019 Expressions of Interest

Manly Art Gallery & Museum, in conjunction with the MAG&M Society, are calling for expressions of interest from Northern Beaches artists to create new works for the...
Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Manly
Art and Culture, MAG&M Society, Council Events, Special Events
Thu 7 Mar
Tue 7 May

Japan Student Exchange - Applications Now Open

Applications now open for this student exchange.
Council Events, Youth
Fri 22 Mar
Sun 28 Apr

Image detail: Blake Beveridge, Head first (St Paul's College, Manly)

Express Yourself 2019

A significant annual curated exhibition of artworks by HSC Visual Arts students from the 20 high schools across Sydney’s Northern Beaches region.
Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Manly
Art and Culture, Council Events, Exhibitions, Youth
Fri 22 Mar
Sun 28 Apr

Image detail: Valerie Taylor, Ship wreck from 'Melody the mermaid series, watercolour and ink on paper

Valerie Taylor - Artist, Author and Marine Conservationist

Valerie Taylor is recognised around the world as a pioneer ocean explorer, marine conservationist, cinematographer, photographer and author. Less well-known is her first career as...
Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Manly
Art and Culture, Council Events, Exhibitions, Youth
Wed 27 Mar
Wed 18 Dec

Pickleball at PCYC Dee Why

A combination of tennis, table tennis and badminton, pickleball is a very sociable sport for all ages and abilities.
PCYC Dee Why, Dee Why
Health and Wellbeing, Seniors, Sport and Recreation
Tue 2 Apr
Tue 4 Jun

Model Boat Sailing on Narrabeen Lakes

A sailing spectacular you won't want to miss all at no charge
Jamieson Park, Narrabeen
Aquatic, Seniors, Sport and Recreation
Mon 8 Apr
Sun 28 Apr

Design a Bookmark Competition

Back by popular demand. Show off your artistic skills by designing a bookmark for a chance to have your design printed and given out in our libraries. Prizes will be awarded in...
Art and Culture, Children, School Holidays, Youth
Thu 18 Apr
Sun 28 Apr

Coast and Beyond Art Exhibition

Join Mark Kingston for a solo exhibition of his latest realistic seascape and still life paintings at the Creative Space in Curl Curl.
The Creative Space:, North Curl Curl
Art and Culture, Creative Space - Curl Curl, Exhibitions
Fri 19 Apr
Sat 27 Apr

Les Misérables presented by Manly Musical Society

Tickets are now on sale to Manly Musical Society’s 10th Anniversary production of Les Misérables, playing at Glen Street Theatre from 19 April 2019 for 11 performances only.
Glen Street Theatre, Belrose
Art and Culture, Community Group, Music and Dance