The Minnamurra River

The Minnamurra

Discover the Beauty

The Minnamurra River is one of Australia’s best kept secrets. It is truly spectacular. Located about 1/2 an hour drive south from the heart of Wollongong, this tidal estuary has so much to offer.

Find your own secluded piece of paradise, swim in crystal clear water, explore mangrove nurseries, walk to Minnamurra headland to take in stunning views of the South Pacific Ocean, the Royal National Park and Illawarra Escarpment or relax and picnic on a grassy knoll.

There is so much to learn, see and do which makes this river our number 1 destination for an outdoor experience. 

Sample Itinerary


Prepare to be enchanted by the natural wonders of The Minnamurra River as you embark on a captivating kayaking journey.

Our team run 1/2 day adventures for small to large groups who are looking for an awesome outdoor experience.

We provide all necessary equipment, basic skills instruction and professional knowledge on how to keep safe while on the water.

We provide experienced guides if required. 


Meet Up Points

Swamp Road Jamberoo to James Oates Reserve

James Oates Reserve Minnamurra River Boat Ramp to Minnamurra Bypass return