Things to do in the Brisbane Bayside Area

Brisbane Bayside Wynnum Manly, Brisbane Area

Escape to Brisbane’s bayside and experience the region on two legs, two wheels or in a boat. Enjoy alfresco dining overlooking the Bay, hand feed wild dolphins on Moreton Island or cycle along the foreshore…the area is yours to discover.

There are many things to do and see including the following: Explore Brisbane’s foreshore by driving the Moreton Bay Tourist Drive  and follow the brown and white dugong signs.  Visit Moreton Island by boat and swim, snorkel, sand toboggan, camp, surf, fish or feed the dolphins. Pick your esplanade along any of the foreshore villages to walk or cycle. Sail or cruise Moreton Bay aboard one of the boats leaving daily from Manly Harbour.

For more information visit Wynnum Manly Tourism and Visitor Information Centre

Manly Pool | Brisbane City Council   1 Fairead Crescent Manly

If you’re looking to cool off this summer, why not visit Manly Pool? There’s a wading pool with a slide for the kids, an outdoor pool and kiosk so you can keep cool.

SUMMER HOURS (17 September 2016 – 16 April 2017)
Monday to Friday: 5.30am-7pm  Saturday: 6am-6pm  Sunday: 8am-6pm  Public holidays: 9am-5pm*

*Closed: Christmas Day and Good Friday.
Facilities Disabled Access/Facilities, Kiosk, Lifeguards, Open in winter, Outdoor pool, Squad Swimming, Swimming lessons, Wading pool, Water play

Winter slide hours are displayed at the pool so you can check on arrival or phone first.   +61 7 3396 2578

Book chat coffee club

Every Friday | 11am – 12pm Wynnum Library
Join Wynnum Library’s book chat coffee club to discuss your most recent and upcoming reads. New members welcome.


Every Monday – 6.15 – 7.15pm – Wynnum Community Centre
John Balaam Ph 0403676435
Join John Balaam for a yoga session to unwind, de-stress and re-energise your body.
What to bring: A yoga mat and a water bottle. Mats are available to hire or purchase at each class.

Kirtan Meditation 

Every Monday – 7:30 – 8:30pm – Wynnum Community Centre
John Balaam Ph 0403676435
Experience the restorative powers of yoga and relaxation with John Balaam as he guides you through a peaceful one hour Kirtan meditation session. Bring one or two small cushions and a yoga mat if you have one and a water bottle. Mats are available to hire or purchase at each class.