When you come to Yamba you can look forward to exploring the myriad of waterways, strolling along the uncrowded beaches, go for a swim or even enjoying some fishing or surfing! Located within the Northern Rivers Region of New South Wales, Yamba is just one and a half hours north of Coffs Harbour and one and a half hours south of Byron Bay.
Yamba is located in a fabulously beautiful location, on the southern side of the Clarence River, and nestled in between the Yuraygir and Bundjalung National Parks. Views from the Yamba Lighthouse over the Yamba Township, Clarence River and the two nearby coastal parks are striking. It is a picturesque town, much like a lot of this amazing region, and it boasts an ideal climate, fabulous beaches and delicious seafood that must be tried while you are here. No matter what you are looking for, you are likely to find it in gorgeous Yamba. From beach laziness to fine dining, nature and water sports, a brilliant holiday awaits you.
The residents of Yamba have tried very hard to resist the urge of bigger developments as they are proud of the laid back and peaceful coastal town that they live in, so when you come here you won't have to content with high rise building, fast traffic and the hustle and bustle of the big smoke! Except there will be the gentle sounds of the rolling waves that crash on the nearby beaches, the whistling of the winds through the trees and the call of nature from the every present National Parks in the back ground.
Yamba is a place where you can completely forget about the outside world if you like and just tuck yourself away for as long as you wish. With the pristine beaches, shopping, ample dining options to choose between, luxury accommodation and an array of things to see and do you will never have to leave this amazing coastal town.
Much of the New South Wales coastline is well known for its world class surfing conditions so if you have your own surf board or you wish to learn then you can look forward to surfing the local breaks while you are here. There is also excellent fishing and diving charters that you can book yourself onto that will take you to some awesome sites that will be hard to beat anywhere else in Australia.
Apart from the plenty of things that you can do out on the water you may also like to embark on a horse riding adventure through the National Parks or do a hiking trip along one of the many trails! For anyone that just loves getting out and about, Yamba will certainly have something for you! There is also something for the golfing enthusiast, lover of sailing and enough time to just stop and relax in the tranquil setting that Yamba provides.
Yamba has a relaxed lifestyle with access to all services and within easy reach of major regional centres and capital cities. Yamba has sporting and recreation groups, restaurants, eateries, cafes, primary schools, cinema, churches, swimming pools, golf course, bowling greens and a large deep-water marina. The number and range of accommodation options in Yamba are many and varied. Choose from beachfront hotels, resorts, apartments and caravan parks that will all put you within easy reach of all that Yamba has to offer.
For an Australian holiday destination where you don't have to worry about a thing and have everything at your fingertips, then come to Yamba and experience a relaxing holiday like never before.