Yorkey's Knob Boating Club

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WorldAustraliaQueenslandCairnsYorkey's Knob Boating Club
16°48.109'S, 145°43.017'E Chart icon.png
Yorkey's Knob Marina
Radio VHF channel 16
Phone +61 7 4055 7711
Fax +61 7 4055 7074
E-mail [email protected]
Berths 197
Max. length 30 metres
Max. draft Approx 3 metres. Entrance to channel can be tide dependent based on your vessel's draft.
Fuel Fuel dock - ULP and diesel available
Water At each berth and fuel dock
Electricity Yes, 240v and 415v 3 phase on larger berths.
Toilets Yes
Showers Yes
Laundry Yes
Internet WiFi at cost
Cable TV No - free to air TV available
Hours 10:00 - midnight (daily)
Address 25 -29 Buckley St, Yorkeys Knob, QLD 4870, Australia
More notes about the marina

The marina is situated 15km north of Cairns CBD by road. The nearest reef on the Great Barrier Reef is 18nm east. The marina is close to tourist attractions in the area and both a local small shopping center and coffee shop as well as a larger regional shopping center with two supermarkets, speciality shops as well as a liquor barn and hardware shops.


Contact details - VHF channel 16 and speak to office staff. Open during business hours.


Enter marked channel and turn left into marina swing basin. Do not go past the marina as the channel leads into Moon Creek.


Assistance is available within business hours by prior arrangememnt.


  • Clubhouse, restaurant and office
  • Showers, toilets and laundry
  • Free shuttle bus to/from regional shopping center. Chandlery within walking distance.


No facilities at marina. Closest slipway is situated in Cairns. Service staff (mechanics, electricians etc) will visit marina if requested.


All gates to marina fingers are locked. Keys are available for berth users. CCTV of marina 24 hrs.


Is the marina close to shops and other facilities ?


Hire cars available locally. Bus service availbe to Cairns and other northern beach areas and tourist attractions.


Contact marina staff.


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  • Have lived in the marina for last 4 years to date. Wayne's World

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  • Have lived in the marina since Sept 2008. The above information is correct as at 26 Sept 2012. Wayne's World

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