Arts, Culture and Dining


Manning Regional Art Gallery

Manning Regional Art Gallery is located in Macquarie Street, Taree where there is a consistently changing array of local and travelling exhibitions.  The Gallery provides a range of cultural and artistic experiences to visitors and offers programs and developmental workshops for budding artists.

​​The Craft Centre

The Taree Craft Centre is located adjacent to the Manning Valley Visitors Centre on Manning River Drive and the delightful 1904 Craft Cottage is located on the corner of High and Pulteney Streets.  The Craft Centre is a non-profit organisation that promotes local craft by displaying and selling a diverse range of members’ handiwork.

Manning Entertainment Centre

Manning Entertainment Centre is the major performing arts venue on the Mid North Coast.  The 505 proscenium arched theatre offers tiered seating, wheelchair access, hearing loop, choice of grand or upright pianos, licensed bar and presents national and touring artists, local productions, school presentations, conferences and seminars as well as the Taree District Eisteddfod, now the biggest in country Australia

Artisans on the Hill

A Gallery filled with unique pieces for sale crafted in wood, metal, glass and fabric featuring local, Australian and International artisans.  This retreat is also a venue for workshops where you can learn how to create pieces by wood turning, glass slumping and fusing, paper tole, cross stitch and many more.  The retreat also includes a teahouse and high quality accommodation where one can immerse themselves in workshops or simply relax in the Manning Valley Hideaway.



Lilli Pilli's Restaurant

67 Princes St Cundletown

P: (02) 6553 9709

Caravilla Motel Taree

33 Victoria St, Taree

P: (02) 6552 1822

Club Taree

121 Wingham Rd, Taree

P:  (02) 6539 4000

Manning River Hotel

20 Oxley Street, Taree

P: (02) 6552 3116

Aesaan Thai Restaurant

103 Victoria St, Taree

P:  (02) 6551 8588

Sailo's Restaurant

Taree Aquatic Club

P: (02) 6551 8766

Blue Water Café & Gallery

91 Main Rd, Manning Point

P:  (02) 6553 2753

Kowin Chinese Restarant

102 Victoria Street, Taree

P:  (02) 6552 3482

East Court Chinese Restaurant

73 Victoria St, Taree

P:  (02) 6552 2465

Lyndon’s At The Verandah

Suite 5/208 Victoria St, Taree

P:  (02) 6550 1268

Fish Fish Fish

Valley Fair, Taree

P:  (02) 6552 2116

Manning Point Bowling Club

P:  (02) 6553 2646

​Hong Kong Chinese Fast Food Restaurant

32 Oxley St, Taree

P:  (02) 6551 5888

Flow Bar

31 David Street. Old Bar

P: (02) 6557 4224

LL Colosseo

32 Oxley St, Taree

P:  (02) 6552 6289

Pelican Licensed Restaurant

Riverview Motor Inn

P:  (02) 6552 2122

Island Trader Restaurant

81-83 Victoria St, Taree

P:  (02) 6552 4199

Raw Sugar Café

214 Victoria St, Taree

P:  (02) 6550 0137

Jin Hong Chinese Restaurant

93 Victoria St, Taree

P: (02) 6552 7199

​Rio’s Grill

1 Commerce St, Taree

P:  (02) 6552 3511

Taree Chinese Fast Food

81-83 Victoria Street, Taree

P:  (02) 6551 0833

Tags Restaurant

Shop 1/2, 31 Old Bar Rd, Old Bar

P: (02) 6557 4566

Old Bar Tavern

P: (02) 6553 7111


​The Sicilian

139 Victoria St, Taree

P: (02) 6557 8689