Angourie Resort is situated between the quaint township of Angourie and the coastal fishing village of Yamba. Located just 2.5 km from Yamba’s CBD and is set amongst 600 hectares of remnant littoral rainforest. Yamba is 3 hours (280 km’s) drive south of Brisbane and 7 hours (640 km’s) north of Sydney.
By Car – Driving North
On the Pacific Highway drive south from Brisbane approximately 280km. Take the Yamba exit off the Pacific Highway and head along the Clarence River to Yamba, approximately 14kms. There is only one road in & out of Yamba, so you should find it easy to navigate.
By Car – Driving South
On the Pacific Highway drive north from Sydney approximately 670km. Take the Yamba exit off the Pacific Highway and head along the Clarence River to Yamba, approximately 14kms.
All major bus companies travel the Pacific Highway and have arrangements to stop either at Maclean CBD or on the Pacific Highway at the Ferry Park Tourist Complex on the outskirts of Maclean. Greyhound Australia travel to Yamba daily, visit https://www.greyhound.com.au/ for schedules.
By Minibus Transfer
Brisbane to Yamba Tours is a tour operator offering transfers and tours to Yamba from Brisbane via Gold Coast Airport in their ten-seater commuter bus. Offering four services a week in the southbound direction from Brisbane to Yamba via Gold Coast airport. To view their full schedule or to make a booking visit https://www.brisbanetoyambatours.com.au/
There are several regional airports with flights to a variety of destinations within a 75-minute drive of Yamba. Alternatively, there is an international airport at Coolangatta, which is only a 2-hour drive north of Yamba.
Clarence Valley Airport (Near Grafton)
Clarence Valley airport is approximately 1 hour drive (70km south west) from Yamba along the Pacific Highway. Regional Express (REX), provide daily services between Grafton and Sydney (via Taree). Thrifty, Hertz, Budget and Avis all offer car hire options at the airport.
Ballina airport is approximately 1 hour 20min drive (100kms north) from Yamba along the Pacific Highway. Jetstar and Virgin Blue, provide daily jet services between Ballina and Sydney. While Regional Express (REX), provides multiple daily flights between Ballina and Sydney. There are several transport options to get from the airport to Yamba including Ballina Transport, Yamba Taxi Service or car rental from Thrifty. All must be prearranged before landing.
Gold Coast Airport (Coolangatta)
Gold Coast Airport is approximately a 2-hour drive (190kms north) from Yamba along the Pacific Highway. All the major airlines fly into Coolangatta from a variety of destinations – Newcastle, Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Adelaide, Cairns, Townsville, Darwin, Auckland and Christchurch.
Coffs Harbour Airport
Coffs Harbour Airport is approximately a 1 hour 45min drive (140kms south) from Yamba, along the Pacific Highway. Airlines including Jetstar, Virgin Blue and Qantas fly into Coffs Harbour daily.
NSW Trainlink travel to Grafton daily and arrive at Grafton City Railway Station with connections to CountryLink buses that will deliver you to Yamba. Alternatively, arrangements can be made with the Clarence Valley Airport Shuttle Service from Grafton to Yamba.