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1770 LARC! Tours

1770 Marina | 535 Captain Cook Drive, Seventeen Seventy, Queensland 4677, Australia
07 4974 9422
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: Visit the Town of 1770 / Agnes Water, on the central Queensland coast for the ideal getaway and join us on the pink amphibious LARC's!An amphibious... more » Owner description: Visit the Town of 1770 / Agnes Water, on the central Queensland coast for the ideal getaway and join us on the pink amphibious LARC's!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! « less
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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 NEW

Wow! What a great day. Something for everyone. The experience of travelling on the LARC - cannot be matched. Lighthouse - very informative and interesting. Sand boarding - great experience! Loved it!

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

We went for a day trip to the Buzzard Head Lighthouse on the LARC. We had a variety of ages from 2 year old to teenage kids and parents. All had a great time. Loved the history of the lighthouse and the few stops to let the kids chase soldier crabs on the beach. informative and interesting narrative almost the... More

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amber r, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! That's it with our unique LARC! Tours! ... Each and every person is catered for from baby right through to seniors age group. Each age group comes away with their own amazing experience from tour! That's what makes our tours so unique! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Best coffee, great staff. We had coffee every day while staying in 1770, only place to go. Having been a barista for 20 years I'm fussy. No matter who made it, it was always great Lyn

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amber r, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on the Marina Cafe. They certainly do great coffee and great food. Excellent staff and service as well! More

Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

August 2014-My 83 yr young Mother and I went for a day's outing on the Larc. A full day 9.30 - 5pm. It was exciting from the word go. Straight into the water and much more to come. It was entertaining, informative on what nature had to show us, educational about the region, historical about the events of the past,... More

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amber r, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your amazing review!!! LARC! Tours certainly do cater to all needs on every tour! So glad this is what you experienced while you were on tour! Hope to see you again one day :) More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We had a brilliant day aboard the LARC made all the better by crystal clear skies and calm seas. Every member of the LARC team was helpful, from the booking team right through to the tour guide / driver. We went on a tour that included a delicious picnic lunch. We have a 6 year old and he loved the... More

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amber r, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this review

Wow .. Best tour in town .. that makes us very happy to hear that from our passengers! Having a lovely clear day on tour only enhances the scenic beauty that you admire on the way which makes for an even more picturesque tour. So glad you found all of our staff helpful. We pride ourselves on being very helpful... More

Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I would recommend the Larc @1770 what a great day from start to finish you were entertained from start to finish. I loved the whole day trip Neil really knows his stuff the Australian history at the Bustard Head lighthouse is amazing .We were well catered for morning tea and lunch. The Larc is the most amazing thing to be... More

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amber r, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of our unique LARC! tours! Our skipper and tour guides engage a lot of energy on every tour to make sure each and every passenger has the best experience while on tour. They provide so much knowledge and history of the area and the wildlife, so everyone is assured to take away a wealth... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Bloody beautiful, Neil & Adam did such a wonderful entertaining day adventure that was well worth it. From the stories through to the Light house we can only marvel in awe at the hard work that has been achieved. A must on everyone's agenda, we will definitely be back to see the new activities

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amber r, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review :) Neil and Adam are always the perfect hosts for our passengers on tour and I am sure Neil had you all laughing many times throughout your tour. Certainly has been hard work restoring the lighthouse and I am sure you have taken away a lot of knowledge and history about the previous LH... More

Port Macquarie, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Wonderful and interesting experience. Great to ride in a vehicle I will never get the chance to ride in. Twitchers will be amazed at the variety of coastal bird life. The morning tea and lunch were fine, fresh and nourishing. Our guide was Neil and his local and environmental knowledge was absolutely first class. Our tour included coastal estuaries, mangroves,... More

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amber r, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your LARC! experience. Very happy to hear you had a wonderful day enjoying all aspects of our full day Paradise Tour. Hope to see you on tour again one day :) More

Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We enjoyed our day out with Larc tours. Great friendly staff who were very informative and protective of our environment. We travelled to a historical lighthouse on Bustard heads visited a museum and a historical cemetery. Lots of photo opportunities and then finished off with fun sand boarding down a sand dune. We loved it , and luckily had a... More

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amber r, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for writing this lovely review. Our LARC! Tour Team are extremely passionate about our environment, so we are glad you found our tour reflected this. Very happy to hear that you had an enjoyable day on tour with us :) More

brisbane
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Our guides were so knowledgeable about the environment, the bird life, the lighthouse history. There was nothing I disliked. We had a lovely smoko and lunch with billy tea. We saw white bellied sea eagles, brahamy kites, whistling kites, red capped plovers, curlews - the sand dune toboganning was a hit with my teenagers - the day was so enjoyable.

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amber r, Manager at 1770 LARC! Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review. As you know, our tour guide and skipper are two very knowledgeable people and certainly have a wealth of knowledge regarding the bird life and lighthouse history. There certainly are many varied bird species to admire whilst on tour. The sandboarding is always a huge hit with everyone and... More

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