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Manning Entertainment Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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They need to get a lot more greatest shows For young ones , more big name shows to Taree it’s a... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Jemima H
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Friendly helpful staff. A great venue to watch a show. Good hearing aid loop for the older folk... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Happycampers61
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Taree, Australia
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Presenting the best in live theatre and entertainment on the NSW Mid North Coast. The Manning Entertainment Centre is a cultural service of MidCoast Council
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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33 Manning River Dr, Taree, New South Wales 2430, Australia
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

They need to get a lot more greatest shows For young ones , more big name shows to Taree it’s a great little entertainment centre, Very friendly staffMore

Thank Jemima H
Chris T, Manager at Manning Entertainment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thanks Jemima, we are always trying to attract entertainment for our younger audiences and we hope that with our PA Systems upgrade currently underway and studio space project due for completion in 2 years that we can do just that! Thank you once again for...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Friendly helpful staff. A great venue to watch a show. Good hearing aid loop for the older folk. Always enjoy our visits.

Thank Happycampers61
Reviewed 24 November 2017

The NSW government brought to Taree MEC the annual Senior Citizens Christmas concert. Playing to a full theater the performance was a wonderful experience. The singing was beautiful and the accompanist on piano was outstanding.

Thank Norman B
Jeremy M, Manager at Manning Entertainment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thanks Norman B - glad you enjoyed the show! We hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Fantastic entertainment centre. Well looked after , the amended always clean. The layout is good except when someone tall seats in front of you. I believe it is run by volunteers.More

Thank bev1232017
Jeremy M, Manager at Manning Entertainment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks for the review. You're right - our ushers and bar staff are volunteers and they do a fantastic job. If you do find yourself behind someone tall, let us know and we can try to move you to another seat. Thanks for supporting the...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Over the years I have attended many and varied performances at the MEC. Thanks to volunteers for their hard work. Musicals of the standard of the city productions or better. Support local talent. Everything from schools, community to visiting productions. Well done everyone!

Thank Sue O
Jeremy M, Manager at Manning Entertainment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thanks for the great review! We'll pass your praise on to our volunteers (we think they're awesome too!)

Reviewed 24 June 2017

This entertainment centre attracts some wonderful productions . From musicals to drama , school programs and local talent. Every large town needs a place for colture and enjoyment and the Manning Entertainment Centre needs to take a bow for the quality of their productions. Thanks...More

Thank jeanettecondon
Reviewed 7 May 2017

A great entertainment centre. Supervised by volunteers. Seating layout is great. The worst seats in the house are better than the average in many venues. Very comfortable seats. Good lighting & sound with fly tower. Reasonable prices.

Thank OzNomad48
Jeremy M, Manager at Manning Entertainment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed 14 March 2017

A wonderful resource of Taree. I've seen many shows here. Guy Sebastian, Frankenstein to Comedy shows and local Gymnastics shows. You can see from all seats quite well. It's not huge. There is great sound and the quality of the shows is excellent. I love...More

Thank Megan G
Jeremy M, Manager at Manning Entertainment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thanks Megan! We're glad that you love the Entertainment Centre as much as we do. Hope to see you back again soon :-)

Reviewed 14 February 2017

It is always a delight going to the Manning Entertainment Centre to watch a show. There isn't a bad seat in the place.

Thank Nicola R
Jeremy M, Manager at Manning Entertainment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Thanks Nicola R! Glad to hear that you love the Manning Entertainment Centre as much as we do :-)

Reviewed 26 May 2016

This was the first time I'd been to the Entertainment Centre and I was very impressed.The seating was comfortable the show was first class the staff were very friendly.

Thank Kim W
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