Yamba Kayak




About Us

Yamba Kayak operates out of Yamba on the north coast of NSW and specializes in kayak tours and kayak hire on the Clarence river.

Our tours combine a perfect blend of relaxation, activity and sight seeing.

Using double or single sea-kayaks we will guide you on a variety of tours

taking in the rich ecosystems , flora , fauna and marine life unique to the Clarence river.

Ideal for all ages from 7 to 70 years we can tailor a tour for you!

What Do We Offer?


River Island Tour

Without doubt our most popular tour​​. The 3 hour River islands tour explores the islands , mangrove bays, and beaches inside the mouth of the Clarence River. Ideal for beginners or experienced paddlers alike. Leaving from Yamba we paddle around the many islands of the river estuary. Encounter Dolphins , Sea-eagles and many other bird and marine life abundant in this area.

Escape Tour

A 2 hour escape from life on land! Exploring the middle wall, island and bays of the Clarence River. Encounter dolphins and bird-life as we paddle leisurely along.

Sunset-Oyster Tour

Experience this magical 2 hour sunset tour that includes kayaking on the beautiful Clarence River and paddling along to the Yamba Bay Oyster Farm for a fascinating look into the operations behind this local product. The local Oyster farmer will meet us on the lease and show us how he farms and harvests his oysters. Experiencing the late afternoon beauty of Yamba and the Clarence River, this tour concludes with refreshments and oyster tasting.

Full Moon Paddle

Once a month on the full moon we operate a tour taking in the sunset and the light of the full moon.  This truly is a magical kayaking experience taking in the combined beauty of the sunset, the moon, and the Clarence River. The tour includes dinner and refreshments on the beach of one of the river islands along the way.

Kayak Hire

We offer a range of both single and double kayaks for you to hire . Our kayaks are Sea kayaks, not sit on top kayaks. They are all steered by a rudder which the kayaker operates with their feet.

Hire Rates:

​​Single kayak:​  2 hours – $50,   3 hours – $60,   Full day – $90

Double kayak: 2 hours – $60,  3 hours – $80,   Full day – $125

Paddle and Picnic – self guided:

3 hour Double kayak hire, a picnic pack  for two (dietary requirements catered for) and a map of the  Clarence River hire area showing ideal picnic locations.

Includes: Safety Briefing, Double Kayak , Paddles, Life-Jackets, Maps, Water bottle, Dry bag for mobile phone, Picnic blanket and Picnic pack. Picnic pack includes; chicken and salad wraps, fruit , juice, and home made cake or slice.  Gluten Free / vegetarian options available.

Cost: $120

Duration: 3 hours