Established in 1968, Manyung Gallery Group is one of Australia’s largest and longest running contemporary art businesses.

With six galleries in Mount Eliza, Sorrento, Malvern, Flinders and Mornington, Manyung Gallery is directed by Sharyn and David Wemyss-Smith who pride themselves on showcasing contemporary and traditional works of art by established and emerging visual artists and sculptors who are sourced Australia-wide. The gallery's offering includes original oil, acrylic and water-colour paintings as well as fine art prints, sterling silver jewellery, glass, ceramic, steel, bronze, wood and mixed media sculpture and photography.

Each gallery showcases regular exhibitions of new works, and these are supported by artist talks, workshops and demonstrations.

  • Manyung Gallery Mount Eliza is located at the gateway to the Mornington Peninsula.  Recently relocating to Mount Eliza Village, the new gallery has approximately 200 pieces of artwork, sculpture and jewellery on display, offering friendly art advice.

  • Manyung Gallery Sorrento offers visitors to the Southern Mornington Peninsula, an opportunity to see a forever changing presentation of 250 original, quality, Australian artworks. A solid exhibition schedule runs from early October to Easter each year.

  • Manyung Gallery Malvern provides easy access for inner Melbourne based clients to view great Australian contemporary art.  Our Claremont Avenue location is spread over three 100 year old shops and is just adjacent to the Malvern Railway Station.  Vistors to Manyung Gallery Malvern enjoy monthly exhibitions and access to a leafy sculpture courtyard to view over 20 outdoor and garden sculptures.

  • Manyung Gallery Mornington in the bustling Progress Street precinct serves as the group's art warehouse and includes a 70 metre art presentation space .Over 700 works, current stock and very large works and sculptures are featured at this site.

  • Manyung Gallery Flinders and Manyung Gallery Sculpture, also in Flinders, focuses on indoor and outdoor sculptural pieces , supported by quality paintings. Visitors can view over 80 sculptures on-site including 25 large, outdoor works.


Manyung Gallery Group artists are represented in important collections including: the Vatican Museum Collection; Art Gallery of New South Wales; Art Gallery of South Australia; Arts Victoria; ArtBank; Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery; Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery; Burnie Regional Art Gallery Tasmania; and Warrnambool Art Gallery. Additionally our artist have works held within ANZ Bank; National Australia Bank; Australian Reserve Bank; Australia Post; Telstra; Price Waterhouse Coopers; Crown Casino; Mobil; BP Australia; Monash University and the University of Technology NSW. Manyung’s artists also have works in the Australian Embassy Washington DC and the Embassy of Switzerland.

Our artists have won or been finalists in many awards and scholarships including: the Archibald Prize; Salon des Refuses; Moran Portrait Prize; Tattersalls Art Prize; Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery's National Works on Paper; Paddington Art Prize; Waterhouse Prize; and the Silk Cut Award for Linocuts.

Manyung Gallery Group specialises in helping clients find artwork for their home or offices in an approachable, accessible and comfortable environment. Drop into one of our galleries to meet our friendly and unpretentious staff, browse our comprehensive online gallery or send us an email.

We would love to have the opportunity to work with you to help you find the perfect artworks.