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Discovery Coast

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Fabulous staff

Knowledgeable and friendly staff who know the area well and were happy to chat and give what... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Debra A
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Bonbeach
The REAL Agnes- 1770 info centre

This is the REAL Agnes- 1770 info centre. Very helpful, knowledgeable, well-managed, lots of local... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Penny D
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Melbourne, Australia
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9 Aug 2018
“Fabulous staff”
29 Jul 2018
“The REAL Agnes- 1770 info centre”
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The Agnes Water and Town of 1770 Visitor Information Centre is located at 71 Springs Road (in the same building as the Library & RTC) in Agnes Water, only 800m from the centre of town. This accredited Visitor Information Centre offers a one stop...more
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71 Springs Rd, Agnes Water, Queensland 4677, Australia
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

Knowledgeable and friendly staff who know the area well and were happy to chat and give what information they could. Clean well ordered space with good local literature on offer

1  Thank Debra A
Reviewed 29 July 2018

This is the REAL Agnes- 1770 info centre. Very helpful, knowledgeable, well-managed, lots of local and wider brochures. Don't be fooled by the tour centre with a big i attached to the Caltex who are not too helpful unless you want to buy a tour....More

1  Thank Penny D
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We visited the info centre and I said we had our 6 month old pup with us and the volunteer told us about Chris from Stand Up Paddle (SUP). He has a dog socialisation hour on a Tuesday and also does private lessons. Well our...More

1  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The Agnes Water Info Centre is staffed with knowledgeable, passionate, friendly locals who can advise on how to get the best of your stay in this very special area of Australia. The beauty and attractions of this area are not always apparent at first glance....More

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Amanda S, Manager at Discovery Coast, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Thank you for your wonderful review :) We are extremely proud of our amazing volunteers and the knowledge they pass on to guests. We have a very talented community and are so excited to have the many locally made souvenirs available!

Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately two days into our trip we were hit with rain so we decided to head to the information centre to see what was around. We were greeted with a friendly hello however when we asked the man behind the counter what we could do...More

1  Thank Wynita B
Amanda S, Manager at Discovery Coast, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

We are sorry to hear that the weather was not cooperating on your visit. Our volunteers have a number of suggestions for guests on rainy days including LARC Tours, cafe tours, gallery, museum and distillery. It is unfortunate that this wasn't suggested to you. Our...More

Reviewed 14 November 2016

We had most of our tours etc pre-booked but wanted to see if there was anything else to do while we were staying there so we visited the Information Centre. The ladies in the Centre were very nice, friendly and helpful. the Centre itself has...More

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Amanda S, Manager at Discovery Coast, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We love having a chat to guests and telling them all about the wonderful activities available in Agnes Water and the Town of 1770. The majority of our souvenirs are produced by local artists,which makes...More

Reviewed 10 November 2016

Thanks girls. Your advice and recommendations were spot on. Don't mess around trying to work it out yourself. Take 10 minutes and speak to someone that can match your wishes to reality.More

2  Thank warnerd
Amanda S, Manager at Discovery Coast, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Thank you for your review. Glad to hear that we could assist in making your holiday wishes become reality :) We love helping guests to have the best possible time they can while they are visiting us here in Agnes Water and the Town of...More

Reviewed 6 November 2016

We were after information on local beaches, the staff were extremely helpful and knowledgeable. They were very friendly.

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Amanda S, Manager at Discovery Coast, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Thank you for your review. Glad to hear that we could be of help in directing you to our amazing beaches :)

Reviewed 3 November 2016

Whilst this facility is not central (located with other government offices) it is worth a visit - plentiful leaflets - including a very good local walks leaflet - and friendly and helpful advice

1  Thank MadalynH7
Amanda S, Manager at Discovery Coast, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Thank you for your review. Our walks brochure was produced by our Volunteers here in the Agnes Water Visitor Centre. They did an amazing job and it's so popular with all our visitors. Glad to hear that you liked it too :)

Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Visited here yesterday and the lady at the desk was very helpful. Agnes Water / 1770 is a fairly small place so they also had information about other QLD places as well. Cute little store, very good information on activities and accomodation

1  Thank Angela A
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Thelma R
11 November 2016|
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Response from Hotpinky | Reviewed this property |
The visitor centre were extremely helpful and made booking on the Larc for us. I am sure they will help with recommendations as they are locals as well.
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Carmen H
16 October 2016|
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Response from Amanda S | Property representative |
There are 4 caravan parks in Agnes Water and the Town of 1770 - The Reef Caravan Park, Agnes Water Beach Holidays, Captain Cook Holiday Village and 1770 Campground. There is also a council run camping area, Workman's beach... More
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