Our Community

Yamba is the home port to one of the largest commercial fishing fleets in the state. Watching the fleet go out of the heads in the early evening and returning at dawn with their catch is a sight not to be missed.

Check out the marina, hire a boat. take a relaxing river cruise, an adrenalin pumping jet boat ride or order up a latte. And of course you can't go home without tasting the famous Yamba prawns.

Pilot Hill and the lighthouse precint offer visitors panoramic ocean views. Drop into the Museum and explore the history of Yamba and the surrounding area.

Explore galleries and arts & crafts shops, or follow the locals to any of Yamba's five stunning beaches. Never swum in an ocean pool before? Here's your chance.

Yamba is famous for its fishing. Cast a line at the beach, hire a boat, or take the easy way out and let the local chefs do the hard work for you. There are lots of award-winning restaurants to choose from or soak up the ambience at a gourmet cafe.

If you're in need of a little TLC, pamper yourself from head to toe at a luxurious day spa.

Whether your style is camping, riverside cabins, B&Bs, motels, hotels, a luxury apartment or a beach house, Yamba has accommodation for every taste and budget.

Yamba..... it's yours to discover, explore and enjoy.

Must do:

  1. Try the famous Yamba prawns in our fantastic restaurants.
  2. Take a ferry river ride across the bay.
  3. Enjoy the village lifestyle.
  4. Surf Angourie point or watch Pippi Beach Surf Classic.
  5. Swim in the ocean pool on Main Beach.
  6. Admire classics and hot rods at the annual Yamba Rod Run.
  7. Visit the local market.
  8. Play a leisurely round of golf.