Manly Sea Life Sanctuary
Manly Kayak Centre
As long as you can swim, you can hire a kayak or paddle board from this stand near Manly Sea Life Sanctuary (with additional stands near...
The twisting, turning water slides at Manly Waterworks are sure-fire kid pleasers.
Manly Art Gallery & Museum
A short stroll from Manly Wharf, this passionately managed community gallery maintains a local focus, with exhibits of surfcraft, camp...
Bavarian Bier Café
Transplanted from York St to the beach, the Bavarian offers 10 brews on taps and 10 more imported beers by the bottle.
Occupying an altogether more glamorous location than its Kings Cross parent, Hugos Manly serves the same acclaimed pizzas but tops them...
West Esplanade · interesting places nearby
Manly Sea Life Sanctuary information
This ain’t the place to come if you’re on your way to Manly Beach for a surf. Underwater glass tubes enable you to become alarmingly intimate with 3m grey nurse sharks. Reckon they’re not hungry? Shark Dive Xtreme (introductory/certified dives $280/205) enables you to enter their world.
Upstairs, the residents of the penguin enclosure have lawless amounts of fun. Manly has one of the last mainland colonies of little penguins in Australia, and this display aims to educate people about these cute-as-a-button critters (don't fret, none of these little guys were taken from the wild).