Old Bar Beach

The seaside town of Old Bar is located twelve kilometres from the Pacific Highway and 15 minutes east of Taree.

Old Bar Beach is a well known surfing beach and is a also a fantastic kite boarding spot. Beach fishing is also a favourite pastime for locals and tourists.

The Manning Valley Summer Festival is held during the month of January, with Old Bar Beach the location for the popular sand modelling competition which has become a family and community favourite.

Old Bar Beach is patrolled during the summer months and has a Surf Lifesaving Club overlooking the beach.

There are accommodation options available right near the beach.

For more information: http://www.manningvalley.info

Nearby events

  1. Mothernest Great Lakes Pro

    Wednesday 20 February 2019 to Sunday 24 February 2019 , Pacific Palms

    Over 170 professional surfers will call Great Lakes home early next year when the Mothernest Great Lakes Pro lands in Boomerang Beach. The elite five-day QS 1000 rated event will form the second of three stops on the Vissla NSW Pro Surf…

    20 Feb - 24 Feb
  2. Paint pARTy Bean Bar Cafe Taree

    Friday 22 February 2019 to Friday 29 November 2019 ,

    Paint, sip and have a great time at Bean Bar Cafe. You don't have to be good at art to take their fun class! It's a great experience to explore acrylic paint on canvas. Arrive at 5.45pm to get your seat, order a drink and get ready to…

    22 Feb - 29 Nov
  3. The Battle of the Boats

    Saturday 23 February 2019 to Sunday 24 February 2019 , Pacific Palms

    The Battle of the Boats is a surf boat carnival designed for surf boat rowers' needs, and over the years has become well respected within the boat rowing community. They have a reputation for staging a well run carnival with a family…

    23 Feb - 24 Feb