Manly is the perfect location for exploring Sydney, just a short ferry ride away from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Both Manly and Sydney have so much to offer when it comes to live events, activities and entertainment, you’ll be spoilt for choice this April. Whether you’re a local or just visiting on holiday, it’s great to know what’s going on in the area.

Check out what’s on this month below:

The Sydney Royal Easter Show: Thursday 6 – Wednesday 19 
Every year The Sydney Royal Easter Show comes to town, and this year is guaranteed not to disappoint. If you’ve never been before, imagine a local country fair, but on steroids. From rides to farm animals, there’s something for everyone.

Luna Park Rooftop Cinema: Friday 7 – Thursday 27
An outdoor cinema experience, is one of the finest things Australia has to offer and you can’t beat doing it at one of Sydneys most iconic sights – Luna Park. Look out over Sydney Harbour while you snuggle up and watch a movie.
Find out more here.

The Lumineers @ Sydney Opera House: Monday 17 – Tuesday 18
The world famous Sydney Opera House doesn’t just offer opera. Enjoy the foaky tones of the Lumineers while you soak up the incredible Opera House. But get your tickets quickly as they are selling fast!

Sydney Comedy Festival: Sunday 23 April – Wednesday 31 May
The Sydney Comedy Festival is getting bigger every year, with some of the worlds best talent coming to Sydney and showing you what they can do.
Check out the website here, to plan your itinerary and get ready to giggle!

Uncorked Avalon: Sunday 23 April 
Taking the bus up the Northern Beaches, from Manly to Avalon, is a treat in its self, but what waits for you in Avalon on Sunday 23, is even better. Enjoy wines from the Hunter Valley without leaving the beaches.