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Guided kayak tours at Manly Beach

Sydney Harbour National Park

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Join the friendly local guides of Manly Kayak Centre for an unforgettable paddle and scenic walk. From ocean to hilltop, it’s a great way to enjoy the highlights of Sydney’s beautiful North Harbour, near Manly Beach.

Contact Many Kayak Centre for tour schedule.
No wheelchair access
Medium. Sound level of fitness required.
Contact Manly Kayak Centre for pricing.
Bookings required. Book online or email or call Manly Kayak Centre on 1300 529 257.
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Tap insider knowledge to discover hidden treasures and secret spots on this 4hr guided tour of Sydney Harbour National Park. Manly Kayak Centre supplies your craft and safety equipment, and their knowledgeable guides teach you the basics of safe kayaking.

Before you know it, you’ll be paddling over sparkling blue water on your way to isolated beaches and spectacular lookouts. After an energetic paddle, tuck into a full and hearty lunch fit to fuel even the most ravenous kayaker. Then walk with your guides on a scenic track as they share their local knowledge about beautiful North Head. 

Manly Kayak Centre is a licensed commercial tour operator with a Parks Eco Pass.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

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Manly Kayak Centre logo.  Photo © Manly Kayak Centre

Park info

  • in Sydney Harbour National Park in the Sydney and surrounds region
  • Sydney Harbour National Park is open sunrise to sunset but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • Park entry fees:

    Bradleys Head: $8 per vehicle per day. North Head: $5 per vehicle per day. Tap and pay card or phone payments accepted at pay machines. Coin payment available at Fairfax carpark machines only. Chowder Bay: Monday-Friday: $3 per hour, to a maximum of $16 per day. Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays: $4 per hour, to a maximum of $20 per day. If you hold an NPWS All Parks or Multi Parks Pass, you can park free for up to four hours per day - additional time can be purchased. Car parks operated by Sydney Harbour Federation Trust or Mosman Council are not covered by your pass. Please check signs carefully. Park’nPay: You can also pay for your visit to any area via the Park’nPay app.

    Other fees:

    Landing fees or tour fees apply to visit Sydney Harbour islands. All public visitors to Shark, Clark or Rodd Island, need to pay a $7 per person landing fee. To arrange, please contact 1300 072 757 (13000 PARKS). Annual NSW Parks Passes do not cover landing fees.

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