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  • Abby Baker-Radovan

Indoor Activities in Manly and Northern Beaches

Updated: Mar 8

Are you looking for an activity that can be done in rail, hail or shine? Manly offers a unique and captivating range of activities that can be enjoyed indoors so you and your team can continue to build connections in an environment that's away from the coastline but still represents the essence and culture of Manly and the Northern Beaches.

Manly Spirits Co. group experiences are sure to entice the five senses with their whisky and Gin Distillery group tours and tastings, as well as their Cocktail Making Masterclasses where participants develop creativity and out-of-the-box thinking when designing their own cocktail flavours. These experiences educate participants on the behind-the-scenes of cocktail making; entertain attendees with an immersive hands-on approach when making drinks together and emphasise the magnificent flora and fauna of Manly that heavily inspires the ingredients and packaging of Manly Spirits Co. products.

Cocktail Making equipment
Cocktail Making

Unwind and relax with Cambrian Yoga indoor vinyasa (linking movement with breath) yoga classes located at North Steyne Surf Lifesaving Club with an unbeatable view of Manly Beach. Bring your own yoga mats to give your team a break from the working environment by providing an opportunity for them to reset and re-centre themselves whilst improving posture, flexibility and strength. Cambrian Yoga instructors aim to run classes that are welcoming, encouraging and inclusive to positively reinforce self-worth and boost morale of your team members.

Room Eight is an escape room company located on The Corso of Manly, offering 60 minute escape rooms or pack hunts around the suburb. Your team will build communication strategies and teamwork abilities as they solve puzzles and brain teasers, identifying personal strengths and weaknesses to delegate and plan their escape routes as fast as possible.

Take part in a relaxing paint and sip team building sessions run by Sydney artist and author, Kylie Johnson. Putting paints, wine, music and socialising all together is a recipe for a good time and fosters great team connection and creativity.

Want to build creativity and innovation within your work group? Look no further then Brookvale Ceramic to host your group's introductory clay building or ceramic art class where each participant can take home their individual creations. Foster friendships and remind colleagues of their potential to be creative as well as their ability to be 'hands on' in their unique designs.

Bring your team along for some fun and friendly competition at Precision Golf Cromer's 18 hole mini golf course. With the backdrop designs being inspired by the beautiful coastline and bushland of Sydney's Northern Beaches, each hole is named after a beach! It is also perfect for corporate events being spacious and having ample parking, accessible facilities and a café. Enjoy this light-hearted activity as a way to learn more about the local area and build communication and problem solving skills in a relaxed atmosphere.

Northern Beaches putt putt golf

Manly Art Gallery & Museum Established in 1930, MAG&M is the oldest metropolitan-based regional gallery in NSW. It is located in Manly Cove and presents an extensive range of cultural exhibitions and programs whilst being home to an impressive collection of Australian art and ceramics that reflect Indigenous Australian culture and Manly's beach lifestyle. Adjoined with the gallery and museum is also a design shop that features the creations of local Australian artists and designers' jewellery, gift card, homeware and ceramic pieces, with art journals, exhibition catalogues and books for sale too. Inspire creativity in your team by brining them to MAG&M for cultural and historical immersion into Manly.

Grab your team for an exclusive tour of Brookvale’s Bucketty’s brewery that runs through the story of Bucketty’s and provides beer tasting directly from the tanks and fermenters, even before they’re poured into kegs- can’t get any fresher than that!

Bucketty's Brewing Co.
Bucketty's Brewing Co.

Let loose with a group booking at Timezone and Zone Bowling in Dee Why to compete against colleagues across 16 lanes of ten pin bowling and a mix of arcade games including the 'Pump It Up' dance challenge and air hockey. Winning teams or individuals can enjoy a piece of memorabilia from the thousands of fun prizes at the Prize Shop too. Let friendships build between your crew at bowling as they compete against each-other, then watch them come together again to solve problems and think critically and creatively in the arcade games section.

Group ten pin bowling
Group ten pin bowling

Checkout Brookvale’s Kiss My Axe group sessions to help your team relieve stress, break down walls and let off some steam! Axe throwing is a great way to encourage team members to open up, have a laugh and do something seriously out there! Teams are led by axe-throwing experts to polish the skills of naturals and provide basic techniques for newcomers. After the experience, food and drink is available at the venue to cool down and reset.

Bring your favourite bottle of wine, some nibbles and your imagination along to a group paint and sip session with Manly’s Pinot & Picasso. Enjoy step-by-step instructions on how to paint the finish product, but look forward to letting your creative side to flourish with plenty of room to be creative, silly and expressive in your artistry.

Contact us via for advice on booking your next team building activity in Manly.


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