Tours in and around 1770 & Agnes Water

There are plenty of tours and activities in Agnes Water and 1770 to experience during your stay.

The top things to do in Agnes Water and the Town of 1770 are listed below, along with some other tours close by to our idyllic seaside town. Did you know that The Town of 1770 is one of only 3 places on the East Coast of Australia where you can watch the sunrise and the sunset over the water? Make sure while you’re here to check out the infamous and breathtakingly beautiful 1770 Bustard Bay Sunset and the Agnes Water Beach Sunrise.

Lady Musgrave Reef Cruise

Book a full day cruise to Lady Musgrave Island on the Southern Great Barrier Reef. Includes snorkelling, glass bottom boat ride, guided island tour, semi-submersible, underwater observatory, fish feeding, food, drinks & more. No stinger suit is needed. Introductory and certified dives, reef fishing available to enhance your Southern Great Barrier Reef experience.
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1770 Amphibious LARC!

Full day or afternoon. The full day LARC tour is an amphibious adventure, travelling along the coastline of Eurimbula National Park while experiencing an informative commentary on abundant wildlife, birds and history of Bustard Bay – crossing four tidal creeks, before driving up the steep climb to the historic Bustard Head Lightstation. The one hour afternoon cruise takes in the magic of Round Hill Creek and Eurimbula National Park with its wildlife and magnificent views of Round Hill Head and the coastline. It is the perfect way to experience the delights of 1770 and the thrill of our unique amphibious vessels.
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Scooteroo Chopper Tours

Unforgettable 3 hour scooteroo chopper tour of the Town of 1770. Join our “bikie gang” and experience the fun of one of the top 5 tours on the East Coast of Australia. Bike, helmet, leather jacket and tattoos supplied.
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Lady Elliott Island Eco Resort – Southern Great Barrier Reef Day and Overnight Trips

Flights depart daily to Lady Elliott Island Eco Resort on the southern great Barrier Reef from Bundaberg, Hervey Bay, Brisbane and the Gold Coast. Experience the thrill of flying over the reef, then snorkelling this pristine environment.
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Kent Barton Outdoor Art Gallery

Closed at the moment. Experience the beautiful artwork of Kent Barton while wandering through his outdoor art gallery. Set among native trees, dams and lawns. A truly unique experience. Artworks available for sale at realistic prices. Take a piece of Queensland home with you…Makes a fabulous gift.

Heron Island – Southern Great Barrier Reef Overnight Trips

Flights depart daily to Lady Elliott Island Eco Resort on the southern great Barrier Reef from Bundaberg and Hervey Bay. Experience the thrill of flying over the reef, then snorkelling this pristine environment.
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Great Keppel Island – Inner Southern Great Barrier Reef Overnight Trips

Book your holiday to Great Keppel Island and visit the inner part of the Southern Great Barrier Reef, exploring a remote island, snorkelling directly off the shore and having an experience like no other! Great Keppel Island holiday packages help you out so you don’t have the stress or worries… more time to just relax.

Departs Yeppoon (close to Rockhampton)
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Learn to Surf Lessons

3 hour Learn to surf lessons on Queensland’s most northern safe surfing beach. No stinger suit required. Includes instructors, surfboards, rashie vest, certificate & lots of FUN.  Only $45 including unlimited digital photos of you on your surfing adventure.
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Bicycle Hire

Hire a bike and explore the Discovery Coast at your own pace. Fun for everyone. Helmet, lock and informative map are supplied. Hire for half or full day. Adult and children’s bikes available.
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All the kayak tours are guided and begin with a description of safety and paddling techniques and there is no experience necessary. Join Liquid Adventures on a fully guided Sea Kayak adventure around the spectacular 1770 headland and conservation reserve. Try your skills at Kayak Surfing, get up close and personal with dolphins and turtles, visit James Cooks first landing point or just cruise and marvel at the variety of secluded beaches and coves.
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The Bushtucker Chef Tour

Captain Cook, Aboriginal culture & history, bush foods, bush medicines. Educational and fun guided tour. Small groups only. Passionate, knowledgeable guides, local Wildlife spotting in their native environment, learn about Australian history & culture, hear stories of Captain Cook and his connection to Town of 1770, lots of laughs, boomerang throwing.
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SUP (Stand Up Paddle Surfing)

NEW** Try out the giant SUP board – big enough for you and 7 friends! It is very easy to learn, great fun and a gentle full-body workout while walking on water … 1770 SUP has put together tours in a pristine environment that offer a wide range of conditions, from flat, calm water to several levels of wave action. View many different species of birds and wildlife in the unique mangrove environment that is easily accessible with these fabulous toys, perhaps paddle alongside dolphins and impressive eagle rays and maybe even catch a crab for dinner. Discover the natural beauty of Mother Nature and yourself in it.
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Kite Surfing

Tour our coastline around Agnes Water & Town of 1770 with Kitesurf 1770 who has so many options to offer in terms of kite surfing tours and downwinders, from one day to several days with camping.  Individual lessons including all equipment provided. From beginners to extreme kite surfers.
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1770 Distillery

1770 Distillery is a small boutique distillery specialising in unique liqueurs which are produced from local products. Located in Agnes Water, birthplace of Queensland.
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Full Day Fishing Charters, Half day and 3/4 day. Private charters also available. Small groups, unique fishing experience!
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Updated 27.10.18 by LB