Manly Warringah War Memorial State Park - known as Manly Dam, has a wonderful diversity of flora and fauna, including a number of threatened species. It’s great for picnics by the water and is renowned for mountain biking and water skiing.
Manly Dam’s network of bush tracks are great for exploring.
Remembrance Day and Anzac Day ceremonies are held at the Cenotaph, in Section One.
Pay and Display Parking fees apply at Manly Dam, Northern Beaches permit holders exempted.
Please note: Dogs are not permitted in the picnic areas, the internal road, carparks, or the water at any time.
Dogs, on a leash, may be walked on the bushland tracks which can be accessed at various external (outside of the picnic area) entry points. (see fox baiting notice below)
NOTICE: FOX BAITING - Park staff will be undertaking fox baiting throughout the Park from 25 February - 15 March 2019. To ensure the safety of domestic dogs, and meet legal requirements, dogs will be prohibited from ALL areas in the Park from 25 February - 12 April 2019.
NOTICE: The Section 1 amenities block (near playground) will be undergoing renovation from 13 November 2018- through April 2019. Temporary toilets will be available. Please note there may be some noise and dust associated with works. We apologise for any inconvenience.