Search goes on for man washed off rocks

A major search is continuing for a man believed to have been swept into the water off Sydney.

Reports suggest the man feel from a height onto rocks at Blue Fish Point at Manly's North Head before ending up in the water.

Emergency services were called to the area about 5.30pm on Wednesday.

Officers from Northern Beaches Police Area Command, along with the Marine Area Command and surf lifesavers, searched the area.

The search was suspended late on Wednesday night and resumed on Thursday with help from the Marine Area Command and Polair.