With immediate access to Moreton Bay, Manly is a boat lover’s dream. The centerpiece of Manly is Manly Harbour, a marina crowded with magnificent yachts and quality eateries.
Stop in at the Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron for a meal and enjoy the beautiful marina views.
Manly is renowned for its relaxed yet sophisticated nautical atmosphere. And there’s so much to do – from seaside family picnics to bike riding, from water sports to markets, it’s all there.
Every first and third Saturday of the month you will find the Manly Farmers Market on the waterfront at Manly Harbour Village. It’s a can’t miss market with not only beautiful farm fresh fruit and vegetables, seafood, meats, cakes, breads , olives, spices, oils, honey, curry powders, delicious smoothies, French delicacies and of course coffee!
About 17 kilometres from the Brisbane Central Business District, Manly is perfect for families. There are good bikeways and walkways, a community swimming pool. In the summer, outdoor activities such as canoeing and rollerblading are also very popular.
Spend some time in this wonderful waterfront precinct with its inspired streetscape and you will want to stay forever.
Manly is a suburb of Brisbane in Queensland. It is located approximately 16kms from the capital Brisbane covering an area of 2.158 square kilometres. Manly has a recorded population of 4064 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Standard Time zone Australia/Brisbane.
If you are planning a visit to Manly we’ve put together some of the things nearby that you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Manly and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.