1770 Beach, Larc and Lunch

Explore the estuaries and coastline of Seventeen Seventy - or as the locals know it, the 'Town of 1770' - in amphibious LARC style! Take a coach ride (approx. 1.5 hours) from Gladstone to 1770 the hidden jewel of Queensland's coastline. On arrival at 1770 jump aboard a Larc amphibious ex-military vessels to explore. You'll spot abundant birdlife, an array of marine animals and wildlife in their natural environment. Plus there is a cultural and historical commentary detailing the landing of Captain Cook and his Endeavour crew's arrival into the local bay. Enjoy a yummy picnic lunch and explore the National Parks and waterways. Your total Larc experience takes 2 hours. From there you'll have about 2 hour’s free time to wander around the township and enjoy time at the beaches before heading back to Gladstone.
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    Special Interest

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  • Duration

    8 hours

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  • Price

    Adult from $175.99
    Children (12 & under) from $129.99

  • Lunch included!


Capture your day exploring 'Town of 1770' - in amphibious LARC style!
Enjoy a yummy picnic lunch and explore the National Parks and waterways.

Special Notes

To make your day as enjoyable as possible, please wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat and SPF30+ or higher factor sunscreen. Make sure to bring swimmers, a towel, and bottled water. Guests must be able to negotiate the 7 steps onto the Larc Vessel. Tour is not suitable for guest with injuries such as neck, back, hip that may be exacerbated by a bumpy ride. Duck vehicle cannot accommodate walkers or wheelchairs.

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