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Night at the Barracks (North Head Sanctuary)

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  • From $69 (transaction fees apply)
  • Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays 
  • Between 24 February and 27 March 2022
  • Public bus
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The Barracks at North Head Sanctuary (33 North Head Scenic Drive, Manly NSW)

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Located on Manly’s peninsula at North Head, the Barracks is an iconic landmark steeped in defence history. Between February and March 2022, it will be the backdrop for an exciting open-air concert series…

Night at the Barracks will feature performances by leading Australian leading performers – including rock, opera and jazz musicians as well as dance companies – across 20 special nights. The all-start line-up includes Jessica Mauboy, David Campbell, James Morrison, David Hobson, Lucy Durack, John Foreman and the Aussie Pops Orchestra, Tim Campbell and Bonnie Anderson, the Tap Pack, Queensland Ballet, Sydney Dance Company and the Australian Rock Collective.

Night at the Barracks will take place at the Parade Ground on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights between 24 February to 27 March. Boasting a distinctive red gravel surface, the Parade Ground is the centrepiece of the Barracks Precinct – a collection of Art Deco buildings that occupy a significant place in Australia’s military narrative. 

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Tickets available from $69 (plus transaction fees). Book a performance to see iconic artists perform in a historic, outdoor setting…
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Getting to North Head

The simplest way to get to the Barracks at North Head is to walk from Manly Wharf…

Limited parking is also available at St Pauls Catholic College Car Park (124 Darley Road, Manly); however, parking spaces must be for pre-booking through Ticketmaster.  Alternatively, concertgoers can pre-book a shuttle bus to the venue from Manly through Ticketmaster. Parking will not be available directly at the venue to ensure the local wildlife is not impacted by increased traffic. North Head sanctuary is a nature refuge featuring diverse native flora and fauna.

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