Yamba visitor information

Upcoming Events In The Clarence Valley

  • July Racing Carnival - July 2010, Grafton
    During July Grafton city comes alive for the horse and greyhound races.
     
  • Bridge To Bridge Ski Race - October 2010, Clarence River
    Watch on as the ski boats speed down the beautiful Clarence River.

Attractions and Activities

Golf

Yamba Golf & Country Club (River St, Yamba - 02 6645 2104 www.yambagolf.com.au)
Enjoy a round on the beautiful 18 hole golf course at Yamba Golf & Country Club, just five minutes walk from Yamba main street.

 

Canoe/Kayak

Nymboida Canoe Centre (Armidale Rd, Nymboida - 02 6649 4155 www.nymboidacanoecentre.com)
Nymboida Canoe Centre is pleasantly situated on the banks of Goolang Creek. Activities include white water canoeing, kayaking, tyre tubing, body boarding and more.

Kayak Tours (Yamba - 02 6646 1137 www.yambakayak.com.au)
Kayak Tours offer a relaxing paddle on some of the most beautiful water ways in Australia. Suitable for all fitness levels.

 

Sailing/Whale Watching

Rockfish Cruises (Yamba Marina, Yamba - 0447 458 153 www.rockfish.com.au)
"Rockfish" is a purpose-built 10.5m sailing catamaran, with a wide stable deck and undercover seating for up to 26 people. Facilities include sound system, toilet and BBQ. There are trampolines on the bow for lazing in the sun, whilst the more adventurous can ride the boom-net off the stern for some extreme fun. Catering can be organized for functions and our regular cruise prices are from $20 per person for adults for a 1 hour morning cruise. Come and enjoy the "Rockfish" experience!

 

Boat Hire

Clarence River Boat Hire (Yamba Marina, Yamba - 02 6646 9898 www.yambamarina.com.au)
Take the kids up the river to explore and fish. BBQ boats available so you can c

 

Riverside Ranch Trail Rides & Lessons

Riverside Ranch in Yamba, NSW specialises in Trail Rides and Lessons from age 10 to 82. We offer a range of trained horses and excellent trails to suit beginners through experienced riders. Ride along the Clarence River on Micalo Island noted for abundant bird life, kangaroos and waterways. Micalo Island in Yamba offers some of the best horse riding you can imagine. Our one hour+ Property Ride departs from the Ranch stables and we cruise along the river and waterways weaving through beautiful Casuarina Forests and spacious paddocks. Or you may choose to take our 1.5+ hour Bird Watchers/Outback ride to the abandoned Prawn Farm where nature has been at work providing birds of every description a peaceful sanctuary.


The custom built 20m x 40m sand arena overlooking the river is the perfect, safe place to learn. We offer private or 2 in a group one hour lessons on beautiful, well trained horses to suit your level of experience. We focus on the basics of horse handling and essential riding skills. Parents are welcome to watch, ride with children or book lessons for themselves. We encourage adults and seniors to learn to ride too! Students who own a horse are welcome to float their horses over for lessons.
Riverside Ranch is located 5 km west of the Yamba CBD just after the Oyster Channel bridge on secluded 1800 acre Micalo Island.


Catering to children, couples, families, backpackers, adults and groups limited to 4 riders. Also, gift vouchers are available for all of your special occasions.Bookings are essential.
Visit online at http://www.yambahorserides.com.au/ or phone Fred & Chris at 02 6646 0430 or 0432 277 589.

Surfing

Yamba-Angourie Surf School (Yamba/Angourie - 02 6646 1496 )
Always wanted to learn? Take the challenge and have fun while enjoying the surf.

 

Retail Therapy

Discover Yamba's stylish boutiques, trendy surf shops and cafes.