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Address: Yardie Creek Rd | Cape Range National Park, Exmouth, Western Australia 6707, Australia
Phone Number: +61 8 9949 2920
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 12:30
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A 1 hour cruise along the protected waters of Yardie Creek is an ideal...

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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Our tour guide was Ash, his knowledge of the area was only surpassed by the natural beauty of the creek. The wildlife seen on the cliff faces an DC in the water was brilliant. A... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Rudi O
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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide was Ash, his knowledge of the area was only surpassed by the natural beauty of the creek. The wildlife seen on the cliff faces an DC in the water was brilliant. A must do experience.

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Thank Rudi O
YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and I'll ensure Ash see's the feedback next time he works - enjoy the rest of your time in Exmouth & we appreciate you taking the time & effort to provide feedback on our unique tour experience - Yardie Creek Boat Tours! Cheers, YCBT More 

Gympie, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Just do the walk you will probably see more half an hour trying to spot a stingray. The boat can't go far up, you do see rock wallabies etc. And the guide was entertaining but $70 per couple is too expensive.

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to do a review & sorry we didn't meet your expectations on this occasion. We do consider our boat tour to be very good value for money at $35 per Adult; $30 per Senior Concession; $80 per Family (2 Ad/1-2 Children) & $15 per child - happy travels for the rest of your time in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Entertaining and informative tour. There are a lot of things to see in just one hour. Seeing rock wallabies was a highlight of our tour.

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this review

We appreciate your time & effort in doing a review on YCBT - thankyou! Really glad you enjoyed the experience and found it entertaining, informative & good value for money! Cheers, YCBT More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Great cruise. Ash was an excellent captain, guide and raconteur ! If you are in The Ningaloo area and want to do something as well as snorkeling this is it !

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for your review of Yardie Creek Boat Tours & we are very glad you enjoyed your tour experience with our tour guide - Ash (I'll make sure he see's this feedback next time he works!). Our cruise on Yardie Creek is a great tour activity to include on your day on the "west side" of the Cape and it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Thank you Yardie Creek Boat Tours! We went on the boat tour on the 29th of September 2016 which was the perfect setting for my partner of 3 years to propose! We both love nature and love different experiences and this tour fitted the perfect setting for us to become engaged❤️ relaxing and informative and we learnt a lot we... More 

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this review

Big congrats again on your engagement - our first for YCBT, very thrilled to be part of such an important event in your lives - thanks for your great review and we hope we see you again in Exmouth for "other" special celebrations - Cheers, YCBT :-) More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great tour for kids; it's only 1 hour so they don't get bored, & for a short stretch of creek there are lots of things for them to see. Ash was a great tour guide: funny, informative, but informal. We don't normally like organised tours, but this one got the thumbs up

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for the "thumbs up" & your review of our boat tour - great way for kids to learn more about our region and do it in a fun way - enjoy the rest of your holiday - Cheers, YCBT More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great outing while you are visiting exmouth. It's a fair drive but when you are driving through stunning scenery it's hardly a chore. The Roos, emus and echidnas help pass the time! Book in advance in school holidays...just pop into the visitor centre in exmouth. Some people turned up without a booking and the boat was full.... More 

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for the excellent summary & review of our boat tour of Yardie Creek and we are really glad you enjoyed our tour experience in Exmouth! Cheers & safe travels, YCBT More 

Brisbane Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

This was an informative cruise down a very scenic small gorge. Lots of rock wallabies, bird life and stunning cliff colours.

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this review

Really glad you enjoyed your day out on Yardie Creek & found the boat tour informative - the colours are magnificent in the gorge - thanks for your review & safe travels - YCBT More 

Matakohe, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed this tour, was the perfect length and the wallabies were highly entertaining. We went in winter so the temperature was mild, I imagine it could be less enjoyable in the warmer seasons but I am from NZ :)

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this review

Thankyou for your great review of Yardie Creek Boat Tours - the weather is perfect at the moment, just starting to warm up...We operate tours all the way through to early January, before taking a seasonal break to late March, as the weather is very hot in summer here (last year we were in NZ for summer for that very... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful day on the creek!!! We had a wonderful tour!!! With so much information on the area and wildlife!!! Great day out 🤗

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this review

Great review! Many thanks and glad you both enjoyed the tour & found it so informative! Cheers, YCBT More 

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