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EXPLORE OUR BEAUTIFUL REGION

Agnes Water/1770 has so much to offer

Check out some of our favorite Activities below - bookings & more information available via our Kiosk in the Camp Kitchen - COMING SOON

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1770 LARC!

1770 LARC! offers a selection of fun and unique amphibious tours aboard the famous pink LARC!, exploring beautiful, secluded beaches in the Southern Great Barrier Reef region and visiting remote National Parks.

 

Get in touch with the LARC! to book a tour.

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THE REEF

Visit the magnificent Lady Musgrave Island & the Great Barrier Reef. The Southern Great Barrier Reef is the official start to one of the world’s great wonders. Boasting colourful coral cays, island jewels, whale, dolphin, turtle and mantra ray sittings make this trip one not to miss. Day tours operate from the 1770 Marina daily.

Get in touch with a local tour operators:

FISHING

Enjoy some of the best fishing on the East Coast of Australia. Rock fishing, beach fishing, estuary and reef fishing available either privately or through commercial operators. Hire a tinny or bring the boat, or jump on one of the local charter boats. 

Get in touch with a local tour operators:

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KAYAKING

Take a friendly guided tour or hire your own kayak and explore the magnificent waterways of 1770, the Round Hill estuary and waterways, and around the Sir Joseph Banks Conservation area.

Get in touch with a local operator:

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SUPING

1770 is the perfect spot for stand up paddleboarding, or catch a wave in Agnes Water.

Get in touch with a local operator:

SURFING

Agnes Water main beach is just a few minutes walk from the town itself. A great place to catch a wave. The beach appeals to all levels of surfers. If you've always wanted to 'have a go' there are surf schools that operate nearly everyday.

Get in touch with a local operator:

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HIKING

Take a friendly guided tour or hire your own kayak and explore the magnificent waterways of 1770, the Round Hill estuary and waterways, and around the Sir Joseph Banks Conservation area.

Get in touch with a local operator:

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LOOKOUT

Whether you just want to take in the view or maybe even get married - 1770 provides the most spectacular setting. 

Enjoy plenty of nature and headland walks, and at the right time of year you may be lucky enough to see the whales passing by. 1770 is loved by all who visit .

Take the trail from the parking area at 1770 Headland and visit the lookout. An easy 15 minute walk to see spectacular views of the 1770 and the sandbars that form Bustard Bay.

4WDING

Discover great self-drive tracks in Eurimbula National Park or Deepwater National Park, exploring coastal subtropical rainforests, hinterland and beaches. Our National parks are pristine and unspoilt with a diverse range of attractions such as beautiful beaches, stunning rain forests, estuaries, creeks, and freshwater streams along with native flora and flora. 

No 4WD, no worries - get in touch with Moondoggie 4WD Tours for a private tour.

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PARKS/BBQS

Agnes Water and 1770 have many scenic picnic areas in the area. Free BBQs are located at Tom Jeffery Park, Workman’s Beach Day Area and 1770 foreshore. Children’s playgrounds are also provided both at Agnes Water and 1770.

Visit Foodworks and pack a picnic hamper for a relaxing day out. 

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MUSEUM

Visit the Historical Museum and learn the history of the area. Located on Springs Road, just a few minutes walk from Agnes town centre. Discover the origins of these twin towns and the history of Cook's voyage, Bustard Head Lighthouse, Aboriginal artifacts and more! Something for everyone.

Visit the website for more information.

SKATE PARK

Fun for the kids at the Captain Cook Lions Park on Spring Road, opposite the Museum. A shaded playground, an amenities block, picnic tables, BBQs and plenty of off-street parking - everything you need for a day of fun.

Find out more about our local parks and skatepark at Wide Bay Kids, or have a read of this great article from The Observer.

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At the 1770 ECO CAMP we welcome you to relax and enjoy the beautiful bush surroundings on the doorstep of 1770 & Agnes Water!