Evans River

Natural Attractions

The Evans River is located in the heart of the seaside village of Evans Head. It is the ideal setting for on water activities such as canoeing, kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, and boating. Barbecue facilities are just a stones throw away from the sandy banks of the river, and a walking track lines the edges of this pristine waterway.

Two boat ramps are located at the southern end of the Evans River, along with fish cleaning facilities and pontoon moorings.


Barbeque Boating Facilities Caravan / Camper Trailer / Campervan Sites / Campsites Carpark Coach Parking Family Friendly Gallery / Museum Kiosk Lawn / Gardens Parents Room Pet Friendly Picnic Area Public Telephone Public Toilet Shop / Gift Shop Showers

Disabled Assistance

Caters for hearing impairment Wheelchair access


Free Entry

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Evans River paddle route, Bundjalung National Park. Artist: Rob Cleary

Canoe Evans River Paddle Route

Evans Head, Richmond Valley

Sunrise over Broadwater Beach picnic area in Broadwater National Park. Photo: Murray Vanderveer

Broadwater Beach picnic area

Broadwater, Richmond Valley

Razorback Lookout overlooking Shark Bay and Evans River mouth

Shark Bay Evans Head

Evans Head, Richmond Valley

Photo of man fishing

Arrow’s Fishing Charters

Evans Head, Richmond Valley

Evans Head Main Beach

Evans Head Main Beach

Evans Head, Richmond Valley

Aircraft interior

Evans Head Heritage Aviation Museum

Evans Head, Richmond Valley

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