Yamba, New South Wales, Australia

Yamba is a popular tourist destination located in northern NSW, Australia at the mouth of the Clarence River. It is a popular fishing and holiday town, situated approximately 680km from Sydney.

There are a variety of things to see in Yamba including the Yamba Lighthouse which stands 41m above the sea and showcases fine views of the coastline. There is a daily ferry to nearby Iluka along with river cruises to Harwood Island operating on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. The Story House Museum is home to boundless historical information, displays, working models and other interesting collections. Yamba has two pubs and two clubs, The Pacific Hotel and Yamba Shores Tavern; a Golf Club and a Bowling club all with regular live performances.

Things to see and do

* Fishing
* Lighthouse
* Harwood Island cruise
* Story House Museum
* Bundjalung National Park

Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Pound Sterling (GBP)
Language – English
Population – 5,600 approx
Electricity – 2 angled pins and 1 flat pin centered below Australian style
Time – GMT plus ten hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 61

Transport Links – Buses run through Yamba. The nearest airport is Grafton Airport (YGFN) and there is a private airstrip on Palmers Island, just outside Yamba. Alternatively Yamba is serviced by Lismore Airport in Lismore with several daily flights to Sydney.

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