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Yardie Creek Boat Tours

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Yardie Creek Rd | Cape Range National Park, Exmouth, Western Australia 6707, Australia
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Decided to do the boat trip at the last minute and was so pleasantly surprised. Our captain was so... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Deborah A
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We decided at the last minute to take a cruise on Yardie Creek. We weren’t sure that a creek would... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
WantToTravelMore63
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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 3 days ago via mobile

Decided to do the boat trip at the last minute and was so pleasantly surprised. Our captain was so informative. We learnt a lot about Yardie Creek and it’s animal population and the history of the area. Lots of photos taken. Worth the 1hour.

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Our informative commentary aboard Yardie Creek Boat Tours is both educational & fun - thanks for joining the tour at short notice and getting so much out of it - we truely appreciate your feedback! Cheers, YCBT

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided at the last minute to take a cruise on Yardie Creek. We weren’t sure that a creek would be enough for an interesting cruise. We were wrong, the creek is beautiful, the wildlife amazing and our guide very informative and so good at...More

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We really appreciate you taking the time to do a review of Yardie Creek Boat Tours - thank you! Sometimes it's those last minute unplanned decisions that can give you special times in life and we are really glad that Yardie Creek impressed you with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiancé and I had the pleasure of taking this Boat Tour in early May and would highly recommend it. Informative, fun and relaxing with some great opportunities for photos. The tour is a 1 hour trip, just enough time for the kids not to...More

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for an excellent summary of our tour experience - we couldn't have said it better! We are very glad your family got to enjoy our special part of the world in Exmouth, Western - especially Yardie Creek & the Cape Range National Park...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Boxy was friendly and knowledgeable, a very scenic hour cruise through Yardie Creek Gorge. Cost $40 adult/$20 child. It is $13 for National Park entry which is paid separately at a roadside booth before you enter the park or at the Ningaloo info centre. Tours...More

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

Thanks for your informative review also - you've provided a good summary of our boat timings & costs. We also offer a great Family Rate of $90 for 2 Adults & 1-2 Children and have implemented a new online booking system this season (2018), so...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We pulled up to Yardie Creek yesterday not knowing about the boat cruise, and happened to be arriving right on time. The tour guide Ash invited us onboard and took his time showing us everything to see along the creek, he was so knowledgeable and...More

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

Thanks for your great feedback & review on Yardie Creek Boat Tours - I'll make sure Ash sees this tomorrow when he works next (plus it's his birthday, so it will be an extra special review for him!). We are really glad you got to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fantastic experience, loved the wildlife and the scenic trip down Yardie Creek - well worth the 90 min drive through the Cape Range National Park and the beautiful beaches along the way. Peter is an excellent guide, a long term resident of Exmouth,...More

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

Thank you for your great review of Yardie Creek Boat Tours - we are so very glad you enjoyed your experience with Boxy on the day - Cheers, YCBT

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although a little interesting I was dissappointed with such a long drive and only a 1 hour tour. The tour is not a long tour as the river is a very short river. It takes over 1 hour each way from Exmouth so all up...More

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to do a review for Yardie Creek Boat Tours. Yardie Creek is the only protected waterway in our Exmouth region and whilst it is not a long creek, we do consider it to be very beautiful, colourful and full of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They say allow 90 mins but Yardie Creek is less than 1 hour drive around the Cape from Exmouth town. The tour is of interest to bird watchers (Osprey, Bower Birds etc), viewers of rock formations and local rock Wallabies. The 1 hour tour is...More

Thank D_R_ABishop
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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Always better to exceed expectations - thankyou for the great review, we really appreciate it! One of the reasons we recommend 90 minutes to drive to Yardie Creek is to make sure driver's stay on/below the 80km speed limit once in the Cape Range National...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great experience that far exceeded our expectations. It was a really enjoyable, relaxing & informative tour. Entertaining and extremely knowledgeable, the guide held the attention of children and adults alike.

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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow - what a great review - thank you! We are really happy you enjoyed your tour experience with YCBT & found it informative & educational! Cheers, YCBT

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was great ,guide explained everything and had great knowledge of the flora and fauna pointing out some amazing creatures ! Well worth the visit

Thank Darryl B
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YardieCreekBoatTours, Owner at Yardie Creek Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review and we are rapt that you got to see some of our special creatures at Yardie Creek! We appreciate your recommendation to do the YCBT!

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May1958
14 January 2016|
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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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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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