Manilla is a small town in New South Wales, Australia, located on Fossickers Way 45 kilometres northwest of the regional city of Tamworth and 27 kilometres northeast of the historic village Somerton. At the 2006 census, Manilla had a population of 2,550 people. Manilla is famous for its setting as a fishing and paragliding area and soon to be the destination for ABCs Triple J "one-night stand" music festival. The name Manilla comes from the Gamilaraay language and is said to mean 'winding river'

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  • Population: 2,550
  • State electorate(s): Tamworth
  • Federal Division(s): New England
  • Established (yr): 1850
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.