To make sure that you are able to reach all the tourist attractions while staying in Yamba, the best advice we can give you is to search for Yamba Motels that are either located in the heart of the town, or offer transport services to the key attractions.
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One of the most prominent tourist places in Australia, the beautiful town of Yamba is located in the northern New South Wales at the mouth of the Clarence River. If you take a look at the Yamba map, you’ll see the whole region is full of places that you’ll definitely love to visit again and again. Visiting this picturesque coastal town just once doesn’t sound right, not one bit.
Places to visit in Yamba
Yamba is a place that is not just beautiful, but also has a remarkable history and cultural significance attached to it.
Turner's Beach is a well-liked and one of the most visited places in Yamba. With summer season being the best time to visit this place, the things to do in Yamba at Turner’s beach include swimming, surfing and fishing with the South Break Wall being a famous fishing spot. If you don’t happen to be a fan of fishing, you can take a stroll here. We are sure you’ll love the steps and the beautiful path from the beach to the lighthouse over there.
About the lighthouse, this awesome structure was built in 1955 and hosts a coastline view that will sweep every avid photographer and any newbie with a DSLR off his or her feet. And not just a majestic structure, the lighthouse is also a part of the Lower Clarence Aboriginal Tourist Sites.
Declared a National Surfing Reserve in 2007, Angourie Beach is the second best spot in the whole of Australia, all thanks to its amazing waves that make it so sacred among the Australian surfers.
The New South Wales stands proud with six most celebrated point-breaks, and Angourie is unquestionably one of them. Australia’s fist surfing generation ‘discovered' Angourie in the late 1960s and since then, it has been one of the best spots for recreational surfing.
And not just surfing, you can also visit Angourie to visit the Yuraygir National Park.
If you want to enjoy a good sunbath while admiring the mighty Pacific Ocean, there is no better place other than the Pippi Beach Yamba. The sound of crashing waves will surely make your sunbathing time an awesome experience.
And who can forget the legendary Pippi Beach Surf Classic, the annual surfing competition that takes place at Pippi Beach each year.
And now, it’s time to look at some of the most amazing
Things to do in Yamba
AS we mentioned earlier, Yamba is located that the northern end of New South Wales and is a famous fishing and surfing town that also offers many other breathtaking attractions for travellers. With 11 beaches spanning across the town and many parks and rivers that also host a lot of recreational activities and spectacular tourism opportunities, Yamba welcomes all the tourists with a warm heart and offers great activities while you stay there. Being a highly admired getaway the list of things to do in Yamba is almost endless. Let’s talk about some of the most interesting activities. Read along, take notes and start packing!
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The enormous beaches that span across miles along the Yamba coastline allow the travellers for a lot of water sports. There are some beaches such as the Whiting Beach and the Main Beach that have calm waters and are a great choice for swimming.
And then there are beaches such as the Angourie Beach and the Pippi Beach that are more famous as surfing destinations, all thanks to their wilds waves.
Fishing also happens to be a popular activity in this region, and travellers can enjoy fishing from the shores as well as by going a bit far in the sea on fishing charters. You can also enjoy boating tours while you are there.
You can also enjoy beach volleyball at noon and bonfire parties during your night walks on the sandy beaches of Yamba.
Things to Do Around Yamba
Apart from the sandy beaches and majestic sea water, people also like to spend their days at the nearby Yuraygir National Park to go for hiking and bicycle rides. The region around Yamba also offers activities such as snorkelling, swimming, camping, and of course, sightseeing.
And just in case you want to enjoy other sports, you can visit the Yamba Sports Centre where you can play badminton, tennis, basketball, volleyball, and many other sports. Having a good time in Yamba with friends and family comes with a lot options. And things can get really exciting for you even when you happen to be a solo traveller.
And we aren’t done yet. While you are exploring the beautiful and picturesque town of Yamba, do not forget to visit the Lovers Point Rock Wall at the end of the Pippi beach. The sight turns breathtakingly awesome in the summer and autumn months, especially because this is the time when you can get to see the biggest mammal in the world: the whales.
And then there is the plenty of dining options where you can go to pamper your taste buds. From steaks to mighty burgers to ribs to seafood to some of the most amazing cocktails, you’ll find the best cuisine options in this region. You can also buy souvenirs and learn nifty and quick crafts and various craft classes. The point is, the options are galore, you just need to be curious enough and Yamba will offer you the same. And just do not forget to visit the Story House Museum. You can thank us later.
So what are you waiting for?
Book your favourite place to stay at the best family Yamba Motel and make your trip a memorable experience.