Really enjoyed Manly. Much better than Gold Coast. Beach is perfect. Good waves to surf and small enough for kids to have play Good shopping (mostly surf shops). A great selection of dining and drink options. Recommend Manly!
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Having visited bondi, my self personally I prefer manly catch the ferry from circular quay with fantastic views of the opera house and the bridge. Once in manly ferry terminal short walk to the lovely beach and plenty of bars restaurants and shopping to enjoy....More
Take the long one. Make it lasting. 30 min is still too short. Definitely not fast ferries for me. You could catch the sunset. Sunrise would be difficult due to the running times of public ferries. See the gap. See the changes of colors in...More
we did the AAT 1/2 day (AM) manly beach tour which offered fantastic views and awesome houses (rich man's area). other than it was a rainy too cold day which caught us unawares on a Summer month.
Our Conference venue was just across the street from this beach. It is a lovely small beach with a striking colour of water. It's used for surfing as well as swimming. However, it's very difficult to find parking nearby even during the weekdays in summer...More
The best beach in Sydney for sure and a must to visit when in Sydney. Lovely ferry ride from Sydney and you have the harbour and beach side of Manly to explore. Great food, pubs, shops with buskers in the main Corso playing music. Make...More
Lovely sandy beach with surf for the boarders. Swimming is only allowed between the flags where it is patrolled by the life guards. If you want gentler waters go round the corner to the beautiful Shelly beach. Plenty of places to eat suitable for all...More
Took the ferry at the circular quay terminal, cost me something like $5 for a roundtrip. The ferry runs every half hour but get there early as the outbound was jam packed at 11am on a weekend. The views on the trip are spectacular. Manly...More