Are you ready to explore Manly’s underwater world? Join one of the local expert marine guides on the Manly Snorkelling Tour and other guests!
First, your experienced and passionate local expert Sydney Snorkel tour guide will give you and your partner (or son/friend, parent) a great idea of what native marine life to keep your eye out for as well as educate you about native wildlife, Australian environments, heritage and the culture of Sydney on your headland nature walk.
Then you can cool off by snorkelling in the calm, clear waters off Shelly Beach, Manly on Sydney’s Northern beaches. See Australia’s diverse marine wildlife in their natural habitat within the sea grass meadows, sandy bottom, and rocky reefs of protected Cabbage Tree Bay at Aquatic Reserve. Easy introduction lessons are available for beginners and foam floating noodles are provided for extra safety. TheManly Snorkeling Tour is suitable for beginner and experienced snorkelers!
The Cabbage Tree Bay Aquatic Reserve is located at Shelly Beach, Sydney which is only minutes from world-famous Manly Beach. Shelly Beach aspect faces West which protects the location from a lot of swell on the East Coast of Australia. The sheltered habitats of rocky reefs, sea grass meadows,and sandy bottom are home to a range of resident and transient marine species. Map from Fisheries
Interpretive guided tour with an experienced local Manly Snorkelling tour guide for 2 poeple
Advanced Eco Tourism Certified nature experience
1 hour guided Manly Snorkeling Tour of Cabbage Tree Bay Aquatic Reserve
Pictures of your experience!
Gopro Hire! You can hire the GoPro and you can take as many shots as you like! - at extra cost -
All equipment and wetsuits included on the Manly Snorkeling Tour
Safety brief and snorkel tips provided on the Manly Snorkeling Tour (10mins)
Headland nature walk with great views of the Northern Beaches (30mins) – Approx 800m with easy gradient
Experience Australia coastal culture with local marine expert
Learn about the diverse wildlife of the Cabbage Tree Aquatic Reserve
Small group tour maximum 8 people
Choice of masks wetsuits included
Search for the endangered species like famous Blue Groper’s in their natural habitat
Snorkel while you try to identify the 200 + other fish species, invertebrates and algae’s of the area
Discover the Australian coastal culture of Manly from your local guide through stories
Visit famous Manly Beach and Shelly Beach
Whale spotting on Headland Walk from May November/Coastal birds all year
Duration: 2 hour Manly Snorkel Tour
What to bring
Comfortable walking shoes for headland walk and flip flops/sandals to wear for walk from car park to beach and leave on beach when we snorkel
Swimming gear/swim suit
Refillable drink bottle
If you have never snorkelled before or need some fresh tips, please let us know and we will send you a video with tips!
Your valuables will be secure and lock in our vehicle when we go in the water
ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST BE ABLE TO SWIM 50 METERS FREESTYLE UN-ASSISTED, FLOAT AND TREAD WATER TO JOIN THE GROUP TOUR. SWIM TEST CONDUCTED AT THE START OF TOUR. BE SAFE AND KNOW YOUR LIMITS IN THE WATER. PLEASE DO NOT SIGN UP TO GROUP TOUR IF YOU CAN’T SWIM.
Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to their policy.
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