Are you wanting to get a beautiful photo of the sun setting over the Manly harbour? The best spot to watch the sunset is around Manly Cove and the Wharf.
Check Willy Weather for the sunset times in Manly Beach, Sydney Australia.
We recommend you get to your ideal spot 15-30 minutes before the sun is expected to set for the perfect picture.
Is it cloudy? Sometimes that makes the view even more beautiful. If the weather is nice, grab a picnic and sit on East Esplanade, commonly known by the locals as ‘The Office’ for an uninterrupted view of the sunset.
Hugo’s, Wharf Bar, El Camino Cantina, Sake, Manly Skiff Club and the Bavarian are all ideal venues to enjoy a drink and watch the sunset over Manly Cove. During the week there are great food deals and Happy Hour drinks.
Spot a penguin or two. During the months of July through to February you may spot one of our local fairy penguins that live under Manly Wharf. They are part of the only mainland breeding colony in NSW and iconic in the local Manly area. Remember they are heavily protected by a host of volunteers, so please admire them from afar.
Also, if you want to get a beautiful photo of the Sydney Harbour Bridge or the Opera House, the Manly Ferry at sunset will give you some beautiful shots of our wonderful harbour.
View the Manly Ferry timetable here.