What is VolleyFest

VolleyFest is an annual Beach Volleyball Festival that hosts other competitions to show case Australia’s best Beach Volleyball. The festivals are usually held for 10 days in November or March and is known for its beach side atmosphere, stunning views, international Beach Volleyball and its entertainment.

This competition attracts a variety of audiences with families coming for entertainment for the kids. As well as groups of people looking to have a big day out soaking up the sun, sand and Beach Volleyball. Being in the heart of Manly NSW there is plenty of entertainment in the surrounding areas with local café’s, restaurants and hotels to cater for any holiday needs.

For the past 3 years, Volleyball fans have been treated to a sporting event like no other in Australia. Originally starting as a local and national competition, it has now become a major international event with its inclusion into the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour.

VolleyFest has become the premier event on the Australian Beach Volleyball Calendar and has supported the athlete pathway for Australian and International athletes to events all over the world including the Rio Olympic Games. VolleyFest 2017 is no different making links with the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.

This year’s VolleyFest event will feature:

  1. Australian Beach Volleyball Tour Round 1 – NSW Open - 18th to 19th November
    This will be a multi division event open to many levels of participants. The highest Division will be an Australian Team Commonwealth Games Selection event.
  2. NSW Beach Volleyball Schools Cup – 20th to 21st November
  3. FIVB World Tour 2 Star Event Men’s Competition – 22nd to 25th November
    Women’s Competition – 24th to 26th November


Tickets are only required for the FIVB World Tour Event.

Wed 22nd - Fri 24th - Adult $15, Concession $10

Sat 25th - Sun 26th - Adult $20, Concession $10

Volleyroos Supporters Pass - Access all 5 days of competition Adult $60, Concession $45