This mighty River, also known as the “River of Islands”, is the largest river on the east coast of Australia, and can be enjoyed in so many ways; it is up to you to take advantage of all the activities available.
You could do a spot of fishing. Good spots include lovers point, the break wall, Whiting Beach, middle wall, Oyster Channel or Lake Wooloweyah (you will need a boat to access some of these spots). Your boat can be launched from our private boat ramp or simply throw in your line from the boat ramp.
You could take a paddle on a canoe and take in the beautiful views.
Take a Whale watching trip out on the ‘Rockfish’ Catamaran. The trip runs from around 10am to 3pm and includes Lunch and afternoon tea from $90 per person. Whale watching season is approximately May to October.
The Yamba Iluka Ferry runs daily from River St wharf. The Ferry company also runs River cruises to Harwood Island on Wednesday and Friday, BBQ cruises on Wednesday and trips to the Tavern in school holidays (Sunday). Great time Cruises- River Explorer 2 run lunch and dinner cruises.
People with Ski boats and Personal Watercraft are sure to find some fantastic locations for a day of fun on the River.