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1770 LARC! Tours

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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...more
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535 Captain Cook Dr | 535 Captain Cook Dr, Seventeen Seventy, Queensland 4677, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the afternoon cruise on the LARC over the sand and in the water. Interesting commentry and aspect to the bay and township of 1770. Saw plenty of wildlife too.More

Thank Jen A
1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

HI there Jen A :) We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed the LARC! Afternoon Cruise LARCing along the coastlines and cruising through the water. What unique vessels they are being able to 4WD on the sand and cruise as a boat all in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow this was a highlight of our holiday to 1770 our tour guid Wyanda was awesome she knew so much about the bay and the wildlife our splash down was out of this world my whole family loved it a must do tour for all...More

Thank murrayclan79
1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for this review @murrayclan79 Wow!! Fantastic to hear LARCing with us was the 'highlight' of your holiday in the beautiful town of Seventeen Seventy :) Wonderful you found our skipper Wyanda awesome! We think she is too as her passion for our oceans...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome trips in and out of the water along the area of 1770 marine staff Sammy and macka driver of the pink larcs. We traveled up the coast and over creeks and water ways throughout 1770 and Agnes waters. The trip up to Bustard head...More

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

Thank you @LeonieD for your kind words! The Mergard family are proud to be one of the pioneering tourism families in our beautiful area. The Bustard Head Lighthouse is our shining centre piece on our Paradise Tour. Being at the site and learning about the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fun way to learn some history, about the local marinelife and wildlife and of course the LARC - our driver "Jo" kept us informed and entertained the whole way, engaged us in some quiz fun - the first splash down is just to...More

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

Thank you for your review @ChrissieMurray We love hearing about our guests fun times on the LARC! Afternoon Cruise. The splashdown is our signature maneuver on the Afternoon Cruise and sometimes the Skippers do multiple splashdown's because let's face it - it is fun!!! The...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Did the 4pm 1 hour tour on Saturday, easy to book over the phone the same morning, though the tour was full with 32 people on board so don’t leave it too late. Macka provided a great tour for us all, both driving and providing...More

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

Hello there and thank you for your review! We are glad to hear you got a seat on our very popular Afternoon cruise. It is always recommended to book well in advance to get your adventure seat with us :) People love LARCing around on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the full day tour today and it was amazing! Sammy and Macka made the tour! Their knowledge outstanding us and were amazing with our daughter! The history we learnt today because of Sammy simply blew our minds! The lighthouse is one in a...More

Thank rhiannonkelly12
1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you @rhiannonkelly12 for your fabulous review! You are correct in saying that Sammy and Macka are great at what they do! The lighthouse is our pride and joy and we love showcasing its beauty and sharing our passion for the area with our guests....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unique experience in a Lighter, Amphibious Resupply, Cargo vehicle travelling over the water and up the beach to Eurimbula Creek Campground. Jo was an informative and entertaining kipper. Would recommend this tour. Was a bit cooler than we expected so dress accordingly.More

Thank crhjasmith
1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you @crhjasmith for your awesome review of our Afternoon Cruise you experienced recently. All our skippers are excited about sharing their passion with all of our guests. For the cooler months it is recommended to bring a light jacket for the cruise home :)...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked for an hour tour, 4 in our party, (7 months pregnant mum & 3 yo + 2 adults) a very enjoyable trip, great driver/tour guide who added a lot of humour as well as informative information on the location and wild life. We...More

Thank Wendy N
1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello @WendyN and thank you for your review We enjoy catering for all our guests requirements and it makes it all worth while when we receive a review like this. Happy to hear mum had a blast with the kids!! We love LARCing around and...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had an hour ( which turned into 90 Mins) on board our Lighter Amphibious Resupply Cargo (LARC) with a lady Skipper who was great. We were on the move over water and beach all the time with a running commentary which was informative and...More

Thank Dianne I
1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey there @Dianne I and Thank you for your kind review. Our Afternoon cruise is definitely just a "taster" of what we can offer to our guests, but in saying that is very popular and so much fun!! When people don't have too much time,...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our day out on the Larc, out from 9am and back at 4pm. Visit to the Bustard Head lighthouse with a lot of information about the history of the area. This is the only way to get to the lighthouse. Highly recommend.More

Thank Anot2
1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you Anot2, we really value a guest who highly recommends our tours :) It's a pleasure to showcase the amazing landscape from the Town of 1770 to Bustard Head Lightstation and when guests like yourself enjoy the tour it warms our heart and makes...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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24 January 2017|
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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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