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1770 LARC! Tours

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535 Captain Cook Dr | PMB 1 Town of 1770, Seventeen Seventy, Queensland 4677, Australia
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Town of 1770 Afternoon Cruise
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Full-Day 1770 Tour by LARC Amphibious Vehicle Including Sandboarding and...
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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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“sand boarding” (63 reviews)
“paradise tour” (57 reviews)
“head lighthouse” (42 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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"head lighthouse"
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"full day tour"
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"great fun"
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"light house"
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"billy tea"
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"afternoon cruise"
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"day trip"
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"lighthouse tour"
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"sand dunes"
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"all ages"
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"sense of humour"
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"morning tea and lunch"
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"great afternoon"
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"national park"
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"a lot of fun"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the LARC on Tuesday and loved it! Our 5 year old loved it so much we went again Thursday.. and it was even better then the first time! So much fun and our guide Macca was great.. Brooklyn is still talking about...More

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amber r, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review Paige A :) It's so LARCtastic to hear you and especially little Brooklyn loved the LARC! so much you had to experience it for a second time in one week! :) The beautiful drawing Brooklyn...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an amazing afternoon on the Larc at 1770 with friends. Thank you to all at the Larc. Your staff are all so helpful, warm and friendly. Our guide kept us not only informed but so entertained with his character and charm. Well done!! Your...More

Thank Sherilee R
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amber r, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Sherilee R for writing this review:) We are excited to hear you had an amazing time on the afternoon cruise recently :) Our business has won many tourism awards over years and we have been taking guests on tour for over 24 years!...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good way to see 1770. Tour guide was friendly, tour was insightful. Enjoyed the open experience on land and water. Well worth the price for what you get, a must in 1770.More

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amber r, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you esjoseph for writing this review :) LARCing is such a unique way to take in the sights of our township of 1770 and surrounds. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your LARC! experience, where you experienced first hand the unique capability of...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Joined the LARC at 9:00 am and got home at 4:00 pm, full day of enjoyment and information. This vehicle is amazing and can go almost anywhere. Macca and Sammy provided morning tea and lunch and kept us all amused with great stories and information....More

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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this reveiw @vanman48 :) Lovely to hear you had a full day of fun when you came along on the full day LARC! Paradise Tour with skipper Macka & tour guide Sammy. Our skippers and tour guides...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Lee was so welcoming and accommodating and our guide was a classic! Had us laughing the whole time, and really made the experience! Double splash down a great treat to end the trip.More

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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us @MakingItCount :) Glad to hear you found our Manager Lee welcoming and accommodating .. We always strive to give our guests a very memorable experience from dealing with office staff, to the skippers and tour guides...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Thanks Larc and Macca! We had so much fun. Highly recommended. Macca was a fantastic tour guide. We wish we had have done the full day tour but have run out of time. Will have to come back now...More

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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

Thank for writing this review @mfalc2015 and it is LARCtastic to hear you will have to come back to experience the full day LARC! Paradise Tour. Glad you had fun with skipper Macka and thank you for highly recommended the LARC! Afternoon Cruise :) We...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Had a really great afternoon tour on the LARC. The guide Jo was fantastic and extremely knowledgeable! We learned a lot about the local wildlife! And the splashdown was so much fun! For my 4 year old and my mother and all of us in...More

Thank Bek E
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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this review and for highly recommending the LARC! Afternoon Cruise @Bek E :) Glad to hear you had a really great afternoon tour with skipper Jo and that you gained a lot of knowledge on tour while...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Went on the afternoon Larc trip. Jo our guide was informative on the hour and half tour. They were accomodating when we had to change another tour due to the weather and fitted us in the day before and very helpful.More

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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this review rosanddaryl :) We are very glad we were able to juggle the tours due the weather so you could still experience the LARC! when you visited the town of Seventeen Seventy :) With 4 different...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

I had never heard of the LARC before we holidayed in 1770. My daughter booked the tour for 5 of us. It was surprisingly good. It was so different travelling on the beach and then on the water. The hosts are all terrific and provided...More

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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this review cathandalan :) The LARC! tours are a Southern Great Barrier Reef "must do" when visiting Agnes Water and the beautiful town of Seventeen Seventy. Our big bold pink LARCs are the perfect and unique way...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We were initially disappointed because our full day tour to the lighthouse was cancelled due to work on the track, but opted for the one hour afternoon short trip to experience the LARC. Our driver, Macca, made the experience a lot of fun and showed...More

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1770LARC, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this review Karon P :) We are disappointed the full day LARC! Paradise Tour could not go ahead when you were visiting the town of Seventeen Seventy. Our track at Bustard Head was in need of maintenance,...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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