Northern Beaches’ outdoor lifestyle, dazzling scenery, arts and culture, are just a few drawcards for visitors. Explore foreshore trails, pop-up markets, art exhibits and music festivals. You needn’t travel far from the city to feel like you left it way behind. Let us share some highlights to inspire your next visit.
The Northern Beaches is home to some of Sydney’s best surf beaches. Take some surf lessons, or swim with spectacular views from one of our dramatic ocean pools. There’s also paddle boarding through the Pittwater estuaries or along to pretty Shelly Beach. Just be mindful of Dolphins and Penguins!
Watch the Australian Open of Surfing at Manly in March. Taste of the Beaches is a foodies dream, showcasing our best local restaurants during August. Manly’s jazz festival in October is a music lover’s must-do. Plan your next trip around one of many major events or festivals using our events calendar.