Esplanade Campus

Levels 1 & 2, 46-48 East Esplanade Manly

+61 2 9466 1240

This campus is run by Aspire Institute, ICMS’s pathway provider.

Brilliantly located campus overlooking the harbour on East Esplanade in Manly. This campus is in the heart of Manly village, well known for its shopping precinct, cafés, restaurants and beachside lifestyle and is located 200m from the ferry and bus stop.

Aspire students have full access to all the facilities enjoyed by students of the ICMS Northern Beaches Campus, the 'castle on the hill', including a free shuttle bus which runs between the two campuses. Alternatively, if students prefer to walk between campuses it will take only 5-10 minutes. 

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Getting to the Esplanade campus

The Esplanade Campus is in one of Sydney’s favourite beachside suburbs so there are plenty of ways to travel in, out and around Manly. Regular transport services to the campus are available via Sydney ferries, buses and taxis.

On Foot: Campus is a short stroll from the Manly CBD

By Bus: Sydney buses operate regularly around Manly.

By Car: Free parking is available on the Northern Beaches Campus. Students and visitors may use the free ICMS shuttle bus service during teaching weeks which run from the Northern Beaches Campus to Manly village.

By Ferry: The most scenic way to travel to this campus is by ferry. Fast ferries travel between Manly and Circular Quay in the CBD and take just 17 minutes each way. Or you can take a little more time to enjoy the view. The normal ferry service leaves approximately every half hour from Circular Quay (Wharf 3) or Manly and takes 30 minutes. Visit the Manly Fast Ferry and Transport NSW websites for more information.

The Esplanade Campus has the following facilities: 

  • Kitchen

  • Cafe 'Classroom 48' (open to public)

  • First Aid located next to reception

  • Reception

  • Computer laboratories

  • Free wireless internet

  • A small library is available at this campus. To access the main ICMS Library, students will need to travel up the hill to the Northern Beaches Campus, the 'castle on the hill'. Alternatively, the public Manly Library is also nearby and free for students.