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Yardie Creek Boat Tours

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Yardie Creek Rd | Cape Range National Park, Exmouth, Western Australia 6707, Australia
+61 8 9949 2920
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Wallabies and Offsprey Heaven!

Boxy, the tour guide, was very knowledgeable and so engaging! He had so much information to share... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Emma W
Red Rock Country and Wallabies!

This gorge reminded me of the red rock country of Arizona, stunningly colorful under a clear, sunny... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Elaine H
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A 1 hour cruise along the protected waters of Yardie Creek is an ideal & relaxing way to experience the spectacular colours and beauty of this rugged Exmouth gorge. Learn what makes Yardie Creek special with experienced local guides who will highlight the unique array of flora & fauna, cultural, historical & environmental influences. Why not include the Yardie Creek Boat Tour into your "day on the West Side" within the Cape Range National Park! Excellent opportunities for photographers, bird watchers, locals or visitors who just want to sit back, relax and enjoy the beautiful environment...a great thing to do as a family, with friends or on your own! Our vessel "Yardi" has easy access, comfortable seating, is well shaded and has excellent visibility - we looking forward to welcoming you aboard...Tours depart 11:00am & 12:30pm from the Yardie Creek jetty on operating days. Special group bookings can be arranged by contacting the local owner/operators direct! YCBT
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Yardie Creek Rd | Cape Range National Park, Exmouth, Western Australia 6707, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Boxy, the tour guide, was very knowledgeable and so engaging! He had so much information to share and really knew how to handle the boat! I get motion sickness very easily but I felt fine throughout the trip. So many animals and wildlife to observe,...More

Thank Emma W
YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your great review Emma - we are so glad you enjoyed your experience at Yardie Creek -the flora & unique fauna and especially aboard "Yardi" with Boxy at the helm!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This gorge reminded me of the red rock country of Arizona, stunningly colorful under a clear, sunny sky. Pock-mocked with crevices, ledges and holes, the hillsides are home to a variety of life, from wallabies to birds of all description, as we saw. The waters...More

Thank Elaine H
YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thankyou so much for your review and the beautiful descriptions of Yardie Creek - you've created a picture with your words! We spend an hour exploring Yardie Creek during our boat tour and we've found that to be the ideal time for most guests, as...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The trip up Yardie Creek is a short seventy five minutes but the wildlife you see is amazing. Turtles, stingrays, ospreys and Rock Wallabies. The guide is enthusiastic and you can see how much he loves his job. The best $35 experience so far.

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

That's what we love to hear - great tour experience & value for money! THANKYOU! Having Yardie Creek as an "office" makes for a very happy working environment and the enthusiam to share that experience. Sincere thanks for the review - we appreciate it.

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We joined this little boat trip last week and thought there guide was marvellous. He is well in formed and passionate about the local history and ecology. So much so that the following day in hiked v the gorge walk and saw the Yardie Creek...More

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Thankyou for taking the time to do a review for Yardie Creek Boat Tours & Boxy - really glad you enjoyed the tour and Yardie Creek and most importantly, got to see it at all different angles! Safe travels - YCBT

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing scenery and seeing the osprey in the gorge was a highlight. The colours in the rock walls were extremely beautiful and the tour guide was excellent :)More

Thank Beccaoxy
YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Sincere thanks for your review of YCBT - we were pretty impressed! The Ospreys are certainly one of the highlights of our boat tour...this week the new babies have been showing their faces too! So glad you enjoyed the unique colours of the gorges, which...More

Reviewed 24 September 2017

The hour boar cruise was a must do if you enjoy beautiful colours within the gorge, the unique wildlife in the area such as the rock wallabies and just the overall ambience of the area. Truly beautiful. And Boxy knows every square inch of the...More

Thank Garrrick W
YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Sincere thanks for your review - you've described Boxy's "workplace" so very accurately, that's there is not too much to add! Yardie Creek is one of Exmouth's beautiful natural attractions in the Cape Range National Park - so glad you got to experience it and...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017

Peter our tour guide and local is a world of knowledge about the history here and presents a fun and friendly and very informative tour along the scenic Yardie Creek. It's great for everyone and the boat is comfortable and it's easy access to walk...More

Thank Joanne C
YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

We really appreciate your review of Yardie Creek Boat Tours - thankyou for taking the time and for your own appreciation of a very special attraction in Exmouth and the Ningaloo coastline. Certainly a photographer's paradise!

Reviewed 31 August 2017

We recently went on a Yardie Creek boat tour and we highly recommend it. It is great value and a must do if you are visiting the area. Boxy our guide was very friendly and he has great knowledge of the area and was able...More

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thanks Mark & Norelle - really glad you enjoyed your tour experience with Boxy on YCBT! He certainly likes to share his knowledge and experiences of both Yardie Creek and living in the town of Exmouth for 50+ years. We've been celebrating the 50th Birthday...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend this tour as a great way of seeing a different side to Ningaloo. The guide also gave some great local history and showed us those hard to spot wallabies. Perfect length tour as well.

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Great review for YCBT - many thanks! The one (1) duration of our boat tour of Yardie Creek allows you to incorporate many other activities whilst you are enjoying a "day on the west side" of the North-West Cape...safe travels!

Reviewed 24 August 2017

I have lived in Exmouth for 31 years and not done this tour.... Today I did and was amazed at what I learned from Peter ( Boxy).... It was amazing and his knowledge of the area is fantastic......Thanks Boxy, it was an eye opener and...More

1  Thank Jan1942014
YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Thanks for taking the time to do a review for Yardie Creek Boat Tours - we greatly appreciate it and are very happy you have learned something new about the great location we call home!

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Response from Patricia H | Reviewed this property |
Yes it would be safe for an 18 month old child, you have to drive out to Yardie creek, I not sure what the child price was but adults were $35.00 each
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pjstacey
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Response from YardieCreekBoatTours | Property representative |
Current Yardie Creek Boat Tours: $35 Adult $30 Senior Concession $15 Children (6-15 years old) $80 Family Rate (2 Adults & 1-2 Children) $0 - Infants (0 to 5 years old) Cheers, YCBT :-)
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