Yorkeys Knob Beach, Yorkeys Knob

4.3
#15 of 34 in Parks in Cairns Region
Fringed by beach almonds and coconut palms, Yorkeys Knob Beach is a world-class destination for kite and windsurfing, also popular with campers. You'll easily find a quiet spot on this wide stretch of golden sand, as well as public restrooms, showers, barbecue, and picnic facilities. The main swimming area at the northern end of the esplanade offers the protection of stinger nets and lifeguards in the high season. The nearby amenities include a boating club with a bistro overlooking the marina. A visit to Yorkeys Knob Beach represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Yorkeys Knob road trip app to plot your vacation.
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  • Relaxation. Physical activity on the installed free exercise equipment. Free BBQ's with shelter & seating. Wide sandy beach with safety netting. Beach Lifeguard with shelter. Pleasant scenic walking o...  more »
  • Excellent week spent at Villa Marina. Did all the local trips - Skytrain, snorkelling on the coral reef, Australian Tank Museum, wonderful local nature reserve & Bird Sanctuary & butterfly sanctuary w...  more »
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  • My favourite beach to take the dog too, see the same friendly faces and it’s even better at sunrise.
  • Love this beach! Great 4 dogs, excercise stations, bbq areas, playground....😊😊😊
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