Leisure and Recreation


Manningham's calendar of events is filled with festivals and events that acknowledge the diversity of our community. The Manningham Gallery is a major focus for the visual arts, live music and exhibitions of community interest including paintings, textiles, photographs and sculpture.


With one of the highest percentages of open space of any municipality in the metropolitan area, Manningham's natural environment and abundance of open space are its key assets, with over 300 parks plus walking tracks, bike trails, horse riding tracks and canoeing opportunities along the Yarra, for those who like to explore nature.

Get Active

Council’s high quality pools, gyms and recreation facilities provide residents with the option to train, play sports, and stay fit.

Get a Taste of Manningham

Manningham’s activity centres provide a range of shopping and dining experiences – from major shopping centres (Westfield and The Pines) to smaller village strip shopping, Al Fresco style cafes to fine restaurants, a host of multicultural cuisines, organic fresh produce and markets.

Enjoy what Manningham has to offer – there’s something for everyone.

(source: www.manningham.vic.gov.au)