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My Ideal Three Day Trip to Yamba

If you're planning a three-day visit to Yamba and staying at the Moby Dick Waterfront Resort, here are some ideas to make the most of your trip

Day 1

  1. Explore Yamba Town: Take a leisurely stroll through Yamba's charming town center. Visit local shops, boutiques and the local museum. Grab a coffee at one of the cozy cafes and soak in the relaxed atmosphere.

  2. Yamba Lighthouse: Head to Yamba Lighthouse, perched on Clarence Headland. Enjoy breathtaking views of the coastline, watch surfers catching waves, and keep an eye out for dolphins and whales.

  3. Beach Time: Spend the afternoon at one of Yamba's stunning beaches. Main Beach and Turners Beach are popular choices for swimming, sunbathing, and picnicking. If you're feeling adventurous, try your hand at surfing or paddleboarding.

  4. In the evening make a booking at El Ocaso, popular with visitors and locals, a Mediterranean inspired restaurant and bar. You may have visited their previous popular venture Barbaresco at Angourie

Day 2

  1. Angourie Blue and Green Pools: Visit the nearby village of Angourie, just a short drive from Yamba. Explore the picturesque Angourie Point and discover the famous Blue and Green Pools—a natural wonder where freshwater meets the ocean, creating stunning rock pools.

  2. Yuraygir National Park: Take a hike or nature walk in Yuraygir National Park, which offers an array of scenic trails and beautiful coastal landscapes. Look out for native wildlife and enjoy the tranquility of the surroundings.

  3. Yamba Golf and Country Club: If you enjoy golf, head to the Yamba Golf and Country Club. Play a round of golf on their pristine course.

  4. Casual Dinner at Yamba Bowlo and depending on the day check out their weekly promotions, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday Raffles or Bingo on a Monday. The kids might like to try their hand at Mini Golf, Rock Climbing or Ten Pin Bowling

Day 3

  1. Dolphin or Whale Watching Tour: Join a dolphin or whale watching tour to get up close and personal with these magnificent marine creatures. Yamba is known for its abundance of dolphins and during whale migration season (May to November), you can witness humpback whales passing by.

  2. Yamba Historical Walk: Take a self-guided historical walk around Yamba to discover its rich heritage. Explore landmarks such as the Yamba Museum, historic buildings, and monuments, and learn about the town's fascinating past.

  3. Relax at Moby Dick Waterfront Resort: Dedicate some time to unwind and enjoy the facilities. Simply relax by the waterfront and soak in the scenic views and treat yourself to some fresh seafood from the Co-Op located next door or cook up a feast on the BBQ’s

Remember to check local events and seasonal activities during your visit, as Yamba often hosts festivals, markets, and live music performances. Enjoy your stay at Moby Dick Waterfront Resort and make the most of your three days in Yamba!

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