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1770 LARC! Tours

535 Captain Cook Dr | PMB 1 Town of 1770, Seventeen Seventy, Queensland 4677, Australia
+61 7 4974 9422
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Full-Day 1770 Tour by LARC Amphibious Vehicle Including Sandboarding and...
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US$30.91*
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Town of 1770 Afternoon Cruise
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1770 Coastline Tour by LARC Amphibious Vehicle Including Picnic Lunch
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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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535 Captain Cook Dr | PMB 1 Town of 1770, Seventeen Seventy, Queensland 4677, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very informative and professional operation. Information overload on the history of the areas we visited. The lighthouse has been restored and doesn’t look out of place like some restorations. Would recommend this tour for all ages young and old.

Thank Sue K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a long weekend away from Brisbane, had some spare time in the afternoon so took a 1hr ‘cruise’. Blake was extremely knowledgeable and guided a fun and informative tour around the waters and sand of 1770. Would be great fun for kids too. Definitely...More

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

Thank you for taking the time to write this review Richard B :) LARCing is definately fun for all age groups and the kids just love their experience on the big pink boat with huge black wheels :) :) Sometimes the kids even have the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Totally not what we expected. Fantastic ride on land and water with great info from Blake. Absolutely recommended when visiting this area. Very interactive.More

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

Thank you for writing this review @evmorg :) Great to hear that the Afternoon Cruise Tour exceeded your expectations then evmorg :) LARCing is such a unique experience as the vessel drives like a 4WD on the and and then cruises through the waterways as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the full day trip on the LARC to Bustard Bay , We all enjoyed the relaxing trip , what’s not to like this place is just stunning, the views were phenomenal. Our hosts Blake & Ethan were both very good at keeping us entertained,...More

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

Thank you for taking the time to write this review Janice :) Wonderful you all enjoyed the full day LARC! Paradise Tour and found the trip relaxing. There is no better feeling than sitting on the LARC! rolling along that huge grandstand looking out over...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After many visits to Agnes Water and 1770, we decided to go on the LARC afternoon/sunset cruise. Was an enjoyable way to spend an hour and see the area from a different aspect. Blake, our tour guide and driver, was informative and entertaining, which made...More

Thank Anniemac83
1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for writing this review @anniemac83 :) LARCtastic to hear you had an enjoyable time on tour Annie :) There are plenty of photo opportunities with the magical scenery and abundance of wildlife to spot. Glad to hear you found skipper/ guide Blake entertaining...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the 2 hr afternoon trip. They took us across the river and a kilometre or two along the sand, then back. Driver played well to the children but we honestly expected a little more for the moneyMore

Thank janS79NV
1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review @janS79NV We regret the tour wasn't up to your expectation Jan and we always encourage our guests for their feedback. Feel free to contact the team on 4974 9422 so that way we can further improve our business and make...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The host, Blake was very entertaining and comical. There were lots of facts, information and environmental information. This experience has made me consider to bring my family on a weekend to experience history and the beautiful surroundings of 1770.More

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

Thank you for taking the time to write this review @Rebecca J :) Great to hear you found the tour very entertaining, comical and educational. The Town of 1770 is the birthplace of Qld thanks to Captain James Cook for discovering this beautiful part of...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Something different a great day out a chance to see many different types of wild life and views that are outstanding staff that now the area and the points of interestMore

Thank grahamclarke7
1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for writing this review @grahamclarke7 :) Great to hear you enjoyed a great day out on the full day LARC! Paradise Tour. There is an abundance of different wildlife to spot so we are glad to hear you had the chance to see...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Great concept, well organised and operated by family over many years. Well worth the money regardless of which trip you take. Also unique I think as I don't know anywhere else in Australia operating these LARC's commercially. Neil very informative about birdlife and general information....More

Thank Mike4164
1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write this LARCtastic review @Mike4164 :) 1770 LARC! Tours has been a family operation for 23 years here in the town of Seventeen Seventy and we have won many awards over the year and consistently achieve a certificate...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

The paradise tour is aptly named. Stunning views from Bustard Head light house on the full day tour. Sand boarding was a highlight for our teenage son . Ethan and Neil are passionate about the local area and the natural environment. The history of the...More

Thank ONDINE104
1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you for this LARCtastic review @ONEDINE104 :) Yes, there certainly is a reason why the full day LARC! Paradise Tour is aplty named. Stunning views all along Bustard Bay only to become more stunning the closer you approach historic Bustard Head. Everyone loves the...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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