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24 November to 1 December 2019

"Life Below the Water"

Celebrate our spectacular oceans in this week-long Ocean Festival held on the Northern Beaches stretching from Manly to Palm Beach. The program of events includes an open air cinema, snorkel and kayak tours, beach clean ups, meditation, yoga, science projects and much more!

Events and Activities

Sat 19 Oct
Sun 26 Apr

3D Poolside - Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition

A summer exhibition of contemporary sculpture and installations by 17 emerging and established artists
Warringah Aquatic Centre, Frenchs Forest
Aquatic, Art and Culture, Council Events, Ocean Festival
Sat 23 Nov
10.00 AM - 11.30 AM

Basin Paddle Safari

See the beautiful Basin estuary by stand-up paddle board
The Basin Wharf, Ku-ring-gai Chase
Ocean Festival
Sun 24 Nov
Sun 1 Dec

Morning Meditation

Early morning meditation led by local Vedic meditation teacher Angela Lyos Braun.
Manly Beach, Manly
Ocean Festival
Sun 24 Nov
9.00 AM - 11.00 AM

Community Beach Clean Up

Join Living Ocean and The Green Team for a community beach clean and help log macro plastics for marine debris database.
Avalon Beach, Avalon
Council Events, Ocean Festival
Sun 24 Nov
Sun 1 Dec

Rubbish 4 Coffee Initiative

Join our awesome café community working to reduce plastic pollution on our beaches.
Ocean Festival
Sun 24 Nov
10.00 AM - 12.00 PM

Northern Beaches Clean Up Crew

Do a good deed for the planet and make new friends.
Dee Why Beach, Dee Why
Ocean Festival
Sun 24 Nov
10.00 AM - 11.30 AM

Basin Paddle Safari

See the beautiful Basin estuary by stand-up paddle board
The Basin Wharf, Ku-ring-gai Chase
Ocean Festival
Sun 24 Nov
Sun 1 Dec

Manly Snorkel and Walk Tour

Snorkel Cabbage Tree Bay Aquatic Reserve in small groups with EcoTreasures
Shelly Beach, Manly
Ocean Festival
Sun 24 Nov
2.00 PM - 5.00 PM

Discover Scuba

Explore our amazing underwater world at Cabbage Tree Bay Aquatic Reserve for non-certified divers
Shelly Beach, Manly
Aquatic, Ocean Festival
Sun 24 Nov
3.00 PM - 5.00 PM

Operation Crayweed Screening

Learn how vast underwater forests have gone missing.
Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Manly
Council Events, Ocean Festival