Servicing Yamba, Iluka & the Clarence River
Proprietors Michael and Dee Laibl
Clarence River Ferries was formed in 1986. We operate a daily passenger service between the beautiful coastal town's of Yamba and Iluka on the mouth of the majestic Clarence River.
We offer Scenic River Cruises on Wednesdays or for group bookings on Fridays to Harwood Island and Sunday we have a Live Music Cruise both are approximately a 30km round trip.
Our Vessels are also available for Private Charter for functions, parties, weddings, conferences etc.
The MV Mirigini
The MV Mirigini(launched 1973)is a double-deck timber vessel, 60 feet long which offers a fully licensed bar, working galley and clean toilet facilities. The Mirigini has capacity for 180 passengers and is available for charter by arrangement.
The Mirigini is suitable for most functions including weddings, birthday parties, staff parties and Christmas functions and features a front and aft deck. Views of the picturesque Clarence River can be enjoyed from the shaded top deck.
The sheltered lower deck can cater for 120 guests.
Specialised catering requirements can be accomodated and 240V power is available on board.
The Clarence River Ferries have a fleet of two boats, The MV 'Mirigini' built in 1973 and the MV 'Clarence Head' built in 1945.
The MV Clarence Head
The MV Clarence Head is single deck vessel, 56 feet in length with capacity for 75 passengers.
This historic timber ferry was launched in 1947 and still serves today, carrying passengers from Yamba to Iluka and return.
The Clarence Head is licensed and features a working galley, clean toilets and a seating capacity for 50. Specialised catering and 240 volt power is available.
The Clarence Head is ideal for celebrations including weddings, staff parties, barbeque cruises and Christmas celebrations.
Contact us now to arrange your next function.