Award winning operators at your service.
Mandy Francis-Maier and Peter 'Boxy' Maier will make your day on the creek as memorable and as enjoyable an experience as possible.
The Yardie Creek Boat Tour vessel, 'Yardi' meanders along the creek below the escarpment walls.
Yardi on tour
The Yardie Creek Boat Tour vessel, 'Yardi' meanders along the creek below the escarpment walls.
Getting on board couldn't be easier.
For those without a car, we provide a bus service to and from Exmouth to Yardie Creek and back. Conditions apply. See our Boat tours page for more info.
Yardie Creek wildlife
The diversity of wildlife living along the rock-face is what makes the creek so special and such a joy for photographers to shoot. Cute little rock wallaby's, menacing western osprey's and elegant eastern egrets all find a home along the creeks walls.
The kids from Year 7 at Exmouth High School about to sart their tour.
Boat loads of fun!
The kids from Year 7 at Exmouth District High School about to commence their tour.
Turquoise Bay Bus Service
Turquoise Bay Bus Service
We now offer a bus service to and from the beautiful Turquoise Bay. Click here for more info.
Two young Eastern Reef Egrets giving chase to Mum while a Yarie Creek Osprey looks on.
Bird life along Yardie Creek
Two young Eastern Reef Egrets giving chase to Mum while a Yarie Creek Osprey looks on.
Photographers Dream
Our steady vessel makes capturing the amazing scenery along Yardie Creek even easier.

We’re in the 10% of attractions worldwide!

We are thrilled to announce that we’ve been recognised by Tripadvisor as a Traveller’s Choice Award-winner for 2023! The Travellers’ Choice Award celebrates attractions that consistently deliver fantastic experiences to travellers around the globe. “In this particularly challenging year, you stood out by providing great service and experiences to your guests. Thank you, and congratulations… Read more »

Tourism Western Australia Youtube

Australia’s Coral Coast: Get to know Yardie Creek Boat Tours Launched in April 2021 as an initiative to help tourism related businesses post the COVID pandemic, the National Experience Content Initiative (NECI) has provided funding toward generating high-quality videos and photography content for tour businesses to better market their attractions.  Both Australia’s Coral Coast and… Read more »

 End of 2022 & BOOKINGS OPEN FOR 2023!

As we wind down towards the end of this season on 2 January 2022, we wish all our YCBT guests, friends & supporters a very Merry Christmas and a fantastic New Year ahead in 2023! Bookings are NOW OPEN ONLINE for the 2023 season! We can’t wait to see you on the Creek in 23,… Read more »

Driving Directions from Exmouth to Yardie Creek Jetty

We estimate you allow 90 minutes to drive from the Exmouth Townsite to Yardie Creek as you’ll need to be at the jetty 10 minute prior to your boat tour. Head north out of town along Murat Road. Turn left on to Yardie Creek Road and follow until the end at Yardie Creek. Distance from… Read more »

Traveller’s Choice Award From TripAdvisor

We’re thrilled to be awarded a Traveller’s Choice Award(previously a Certificate of Excellence Award) from TripAdvisor for 2022! What is Travellers’ Choice? Tripadvisor gives a Travellers’ Choice award to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travellers and are ranked within the top 10% of properties on Tripadvisor.

We’re back and ready for our 10th season

With more and more tourists arriving every day for the April School Holidays, the YCBT team (Boxy, Mandy & Ash) are ready and raring to get back into doing what we love most – sharing with our awesome visitors to the region, the rugged beauty and unique wildlife that call the rugged escarpment walls and… Read more »

We Are Hall of Famers!

It’s been a pleasure for our team at Yardie Creek Boat tours to be able to share the wonders of our amazing region with visitors from all over the globe since 2013. It gives us even more pleasure when we hear how much you’ve enjoyed the experience out on Yardie and how much you’ve learnt… Read more »

Thank You to all our wonderful passengers!

We’re very pleased to announce that Yardie Creek Boat Tours has been recognized with a 2018 Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor. The certificates are based on gaining consistently great reviews on the website. is the world’s largest travel website. Only select businesses receive a Certificate of Excellence!


You can now book direct online for all our tour services (from 31 March 2018). Check out the new book direct buttons on the website!