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.

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
Wed 27 Feb
Mon 8 Apr

Walking Basketball

Walking Basketball is a low impact, fun way to improve fitness for over 40s.
Northern Beaches Indoor Sports Centre, Warriewood
Community Group, Health and Wellbeing, Sport and Recreation
Thu 28 Feb
Thu 11 Apr

Poetry Slam: Call Out for Artists

Wham, bam, strawberry jam, we’re looking for young poets to compete in our Poetry Slam! Australian Poetry Slam Youth, formerly known as The Rumble Youth Slam, is the largest youth...
Manly Library, Manly
Art and Culture, Youth
Fri 1 Mar
Mon 25 Mar

Winter Touch Football Registration

If you want to socialise and keep active during winter, Manly Touch Footy's Winter Competition at Nolan Reserve, North Manly, is a great way to beat the winter blues and keep fit...
Nolan Reserve, North Manly
Health and Wellbeing, Sport and Recreation, Youth
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
Sat 23 Mar
Thu 4 Apr

May Gibbs Exhibition: Celebrating 100 Years

Australia’s most famous babies visit Mona Vale Library in travelling display. It’s 100 years since May Gibbs’ adorable characters found their way into the homes and hearts of...
Mona Vale Library, Mona Vale
Art and Culture, Children, Exhibitions, Special Events
Mon 25 Mar
6.30 PM - 8.00 PM

Grant Writing Workshop - North Narrabeen

Community, Arts & Culture Grants Program 2019/20 provides grants between $2,000 and $10,000 to eligible organisations. Come and find out more!
North Narrabeen Community & Tennis Centre, North Narrabeen
Community Group, Council Events
Mon 25 Mar
6.30 PM - 8.30 PM

Helping learner drivers become safer drivers workshop

This workshop aims to increase the confidence and knowledge of supervisors who oversee learner drivers.
Northern Beaches Council Civic Centre, Dee Why
Council Events, Education and Learning