Another year has come and gone and as we prepare to welcome 2020 we face the ever-daunting task of finding Christmas presents for friends and family.

At Pine Property, we are big fans of giving or receiving experiences. We’re also big supporters of local businesses and community, so we have compiled a list of local stores offering great Christmas gifts and awesome experiences.

If you’re looking to find that perfect present, check out below.


Manly Surf School:

The perfect gift for the budding surfer. Manly Surf School runs classes every day catering for all levels of ability and fitness. Group and private lessons available for kids and adults, starting at $70.

P: +612 9932 7000

A: 93/95 N Steyne, Manly Beach

Manly Spirts Distillery Tour:

Gift a tour of the Brookvale based distillery specialising in gin, vodka and whisky. Your giftee will learn about craft distillation and artisan spirits. $25 per person including tasting flight.

P: +612 8018 5144

A: 4a/9-13 Winbourne Rd, Brookvale NSW 2100

Tinkertank Learn To Code:

Programmers and developers have a strong career prospects and Tinkertank is the perfect place to plant the seed of a future in computers.

P: 1300 670 104

A: 1/29 Rialto Ln, Manly NSW 2095

Manly Surf n Slide Unlimited Sliding Pass:

For the kids, a day at the waterslides is one of pure joy. And the best thing is that you can sit harbourside in the sun while they wear themselves out.

P: +612 9949 6645

A: Commonwealth Parade, Manly NSW 2095 –

Q Station Ghost Tours  

If you know someone who likes a bit of a thrill then a ghost tour of Sydney’s Quarantine Station – one of Australia’s most haunted sites – is sure to spook.

P: +612 9466 1500

A: 1 North Head Scenic Dr, Manly NSW 2095 – Ghost Tour


Thrills and spills aren’t for everyone and some people might want to give something that can be unwrapped on the day, so we have shortlisted a great bunch of gift ideas below.

Budgy Smuggler

A great Christmas gift for those who like to make a statement. Budgy Smuggler is one of Manly’s most iconic brands and quickly becoming an Australian legend.

P: +61 452 428 349

A: 1A/22 Darley Road Manly

The Artisan Cheese Room

With a huge range of cheese hampers, cheese boards, knives and other gifts, this is cheese-lover’s paradise.

P: +61 448 801 905

A: 40 E Esplanade, Manly

Winona Wine

This bottle shops supports small producers and specialises in natural, organic and sustainable wine, craft beer, sake and artisanal spirits.

P: +612 9977 3460

A: Shop 9, 2-14 Pittwater Road, Manly

We Can See

With a beautiful range of artisanal-inspired homewares and apparel you’re sure to find the perfect gift.

P: +612 8095 8899

A: 195 Pittwater Road Manly

Manly Longboards

A great range of tees, tanks, tops, caps, accessories and stickers for those who like a little more foam under their feet.

P: +61 9977 0093

A: 42 Sydney Road Manly

Wild Forager

There are gifts galore in this gorgeous shop full of flowers, plants, pots, furniture, eco-friendly wellness products, jewellery and much more.

P: +612 8041 9712

A: 4/22-26 Albert St, Freshwater

Ian Donald Optometrist

A great range of designer sunglasses and prescription glasses from a long-standing Manly local.

P: +612 9977 6700

A: Shop 2 39/37 The Corso, Manly NSW 2095

With Love From Manly

This popular giftware store in the heart of Manly offers every opportunity to stack up presents under the tree.

P: +612 9977 7977

A: 47 Sydney Road, Manly


If you’re shopping fashion for a trendy lady, then look no further. You can even grab a Campos coffee while you browse.

P: +61 403 590 121

A: 1/53-57 Pittwater Rd, Manly

Assembly Label

With stores in all of Australia’s trendiest locations, Manly has not missed out and you need not travel far for a great range of his and hers fashion and gift ideas.

P: +612 9976 5710

A: 79 – 81 Pittwater Rd, Manly