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. Old Bar Markets

    Sunday 26 August 2018 , Old Bar

    Old Bar Markets are a popular market held in the village of Old Bar and has a wide variety of unique market stalls. Old Bar Market offers a laid back atmosphere, fresh produce, bric-a-brac, plants, jewellery, homemade products, home wares a…

    26 Aug
  2. Old Bar Beach Festival

    Saturday 29 September 2018 to Sunday 30 September 2018 , Old Bar

    The Old Bar Beach Festival is an annual community event that attracts over 17,000 people each year and will be held on the last weekend of September. Held every year, the Kombi/Transporter swap meet Australian record attempt is one of the …

    29 Sep - 30 Sep