Kayak and picnic around the beautiful Morning Bay. Bushwalk to lookouts, aboriginal engraving sites, and waterfalls. See native animals in their natural setting. Try twilight sailing or just doing nothing! The bushland and the azure backdrop of Pittwater's bays have attracted YHA hostel users since World War II.
At the hostel
$7.50 Church point ferry
Visit other parts of the western shore and Scotland Island
Daily - refer to ferry schedule
Board at Church Point wharf
Kayak to the bays and beaches of Pittwater. Get lost in the mangroves. Kayak to visit other parts of the National Park and aboriginal engraving sites.
All daylight hours
Book at reception
$40 Palm beach ferry
Day tours over Pittwater, the Hawkesbury and Cowan waterway to Bobbin Head.Day tours over Pittwater, the Hawkesbury and Cowan waterway to Bobbin Head.
Friday to Monday & school holidays
Board at Palm Beach public wharf
Local sailing school, All Sail, offers introductory sailing courses and to join in on twilight races. Single twilight crew spot from $59 per person.
By arrangement - subject to availability call All Sail on (02) 9979 6266 for details
Show your YHA Member card when booking your STCW95+10 or Deckhand or Stewardess course and your VHF/HF Course will be complimentary.
Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary
Adults at kids prices
Adults at Kids Prices! See YHA Travel Desk for Best Deals - general admissions only. Experience animal conservation in action at Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary and take an active part in our rescue, breed and protect program.