For larger events or sell out shows our kitchen or food trucks will activate and be open from doors. Please check out the Food & Drink tab to see when the kitchen is open, alternatively you can email [email protected] to find out or if you have any questions.

Getting Here
Getting Here

By Bus

For stops on Parramatta Rd (closest to the Quadrangle) catch buses on routes 412, 413, 435, 436, 437, 438, 440, 461, 480 from George St or Railway Square.

For stops on City Rd (closest to Darlington campus) catch buses on routes 422, 423, 426, 428 from Castlereagh St or Railway Square.

By Train

Get off at Redfern Station and walk for about ten minutes to Manning Bar. You can also get off at Central Station and take a bus.

By Car

From Broadway heading west along Parramatta Rd, take the first left after the big intersection and parkland on the left up University Rd. Veer left around the main Quadrangle, which is on your right, and the Library on the left. Go straight then turn right onto Manning Rd, and follow down to Manning on the left.


Several parking stations on campus are within walking distance of Manning Bar. Parking costs $6 after 3pm. Please don’t drink and drive.

By Taxi

Taxis Combined – 133 300
RSL Ex-Servicemen’s Cabs – 9581 1111
St George Cabs – 132 166
Legion Cabs – 131 451

Accessibility At Manning

Manning House has lifts, hydraulic wheelchair ramps, wide doorways, access ramps and accessible bathrooms on every floor.

Manning Bar also has a Hearing Loop so hard of hearing guests can tune their hearing aids to the local frequency for better amplification.