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1770 LARC! Tours

535 Captain Cook Dr | PMB 1 Town of 1770, Seventeen Seventy, Queensland 4677, Australia
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Visit the Town of 1770 / Agnes Water in the Southern Great Barrier Reef region of Queensland for the ideal getaway and join us on our pink amphibious LARCs! An amphibious adventure travelling along the coastline of Eurimbula National Park while experiencing an informative commentary on abundant wildlife and the history of Buastard Bay & the Town of 1770. It is the perfect way to experience the delights of Seventeen Seventy & the thrill of our unique amphibious vessels!
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  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sand boarding” (67 reviews)
“paradise tour” (58 reviews)
“full day tour” (50 reviews)
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535 Captain Cook Dr | PMB 1 Town of 1770, Seventeen Seventy, Queensland 4677, Australia
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"sand boarding"
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"paradise tour"
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"full day tour"
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"head lighthouse"
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"great fun"
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"light house"
in 23 reviews
"billy tea"
in 22 reviews
"afternoon cruise"
in 16 reviews
"day trip"
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"lighthouse tour"
in 17 reviews
"sand dunes"
in 13 reviews
"all ages"
in 24 reviews
"sense of humour"
in 12 reviews
"great afternoon"
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"national park"
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"great tour"
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"morning tea and lunch"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It was an amazing day out and we leant so much about the history of 1770 and all the nature surrounding it.The sand boarding was awsome and definitely the kids favourite part. Macka and Sammy were great and interesting hosts who added much humour to...More

Thank Andrew M
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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your day out on the Paradise Tour. You are correct in saying this tour is suitable for all ages! Everyone loves the sandboarding, even being a spectator is fun! Our tour guides love a good...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was an amazing day. Sandy and Macca were so passionate , extremely knowledgeable and very caring with our group. We had a group of all ages and Sandy catered for everyone of us. We had so much fun and nothing was to much for...More

Thank RozzieGoldCoast
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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review Rozzie! Sammy and Macca sure are a team that love looking after our guests! Our tour guides and skippers pride themselves in creating a unique experience for all our guests - young and old. We love showcasing our beautiful home...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Ok the only negative thing - it was too short - BUT - given our distance from the ship at Gladstone totally understandable... It was only too short as we were having WAY too much fun. It was informative, relaxing, intriguing and I for one...More

Thank BrettRiddett
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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Oh Brett... is there ever enough "time" in the beautiful Town of 1770? :) Thank you for your kind review! We very much look forward to you spending some more time in our beautiful region. On your next visit you must experience our full day...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went well beyond our expectations. Exciting, educational and fun, with the added bonus of humour from Macca Great tour. Well worth it.

Thank Kate P
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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Kate! Yes Macca sure is a character!! He is always entertaining. All our staff at 1770 LARC! Tours love their jobs so showcasing our region is not at all hard work :) Thank you for your review. See you next time you visit!

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We spent the afternoon out on the Larc as a family and were well entertained. Saw lots of wildlife, got the lowdown on the history of the larc and our 7 year old was delighted by the whole adventure. The "splashdown" was the highlight for...More

Thank Ross W
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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Ross! Guests of all ages love LARCing around. The kids (and adults) love splashdowns - the specialty move kept just for the Afternoon Cruise. The dolphins have been around a lot lately. The water in Bustard Bay is vividly clear in winter, perfect...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely fantastic. Sandy and Macca were great hosts for the day. Their enthusiasm and knowledge of the area was a highlight. Even our kids (6 and 8) loved the day, especially the sand-boarding and were entertained all day and never got bored. Would highly recommend...More

Thank Dr Ben G
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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review Ben! Sandboarding sure is a fun activity which is a big part of the Paradise Tour especially for the kids :) Family are well and truly looked after on tour as we cater for all ages and our guests needs....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the sunset cruise and absolutely loved it! Our guide was not only informative, but hilarious! It was also a great one for our young kids (2 yrs & 10 months) as it only went for an hour and they were happy the whole...More

Thank Teegan T
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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review Teegan T :) Great to hear you all loved the LARC! Afternoon Cruise ... Children all ages love the big pink boat on wheels and we delight in our vessels bringing such big...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the one hour tour which was an interesting way to get out in the water. Friendly guide, however we thought it was a little expensive. Perhaps a whole day tour would have been a better option.More

Thank 415Caroline
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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We would love the opportunity to showcase our whole day tour to you in the future Caroline. It is a 7 hour experience and does include more than the 1 hour tour, in many ways. The 1 hour Afternoon Cruise is $40 for adults, $34...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic day for all ages. Very scenic drive (on and off water), great commentary about 1770 and surrounding areas. Lunch and morning tea were great. The tour of the lighthouse and accompanying stories were both informative and entertaining. If you are going in the...More

Thank Jason M
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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review Jason M ) Great to hear you had a fantastic day on the full day LARC! Paradise Tour. Through the winter months the mornings and afternoons can be quite chilly, so we do recommend to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful day! We just loved this! The guides were dedicated and enthusiastic. The sand-boarding is an absolute must - more time sand boarding would make it even better! Thank you for having us!!!!More

Thank CDA72
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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for writing this review CDA72 :) So glad to hear you loved the tour and had a wonderful day! :) Our skippers and guides are all dedicated and very enthusiastic about ensuring our guests have a really memorable day. Everyone loves the sandboarding...More

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Adam M
24 September 2017|
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Response from 1770LARC | Property representative |
Hello there Adam. If you would like to bring snacks on the Afternoon Cruise you are more than welcome. Our famous 1 hour Afternoon Cruise is fun for all ages. See you soon in the beautiful Town of 1770. Regards, The LARC... More
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Goolimbil Walkabout is a bush walking indigenous guided tour through Eurimbula National Park. The track is a cleared flat walking track and a basic level of fitness is required. Any kind of shoes are fine for this track... More
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