Things To Do

The Towns of 1770 and Agnes Water are linked by kilometres of pristine beaches bordering the Coral Sea. With access to the Great Barrier Reef. Seventeen Seventy and Agnes Water are part of the Discovery Coast which has the most northern surf beaches in Queensland. Combine these features with the laid back village atmosphere that beach lovers seek, Town of 1770/Agnes Water is an idyllic escape. Surrounded by National Parks and hinterland beauty, the Discovery Coast has been luring newcomers since Captain Cook stepped ashore in 1770. It is impossible to overlook the regions physical beauty and it isn’t just ‘skin deep’. Once you scratch the surface of the Discovery Coast you will uncover your own relaxed sub-tropical paradise.

  • Tuna fish
  • Boogie Boarding
  • Stand-up Paddle Boarding

There is so much to see and do here – this is just a sample of the things on offer:

  • Visiting the Great Barrier Reef and Lady Musgrave Island
  • Fishing
  • Historical Larc Tours to Bustard Head Lighthouse
  • Scooter Roo hire
  • Surfing lessons
  • Sailing
  • Diving & Snorkeling
  • Kite surfing
  • Kayaking
  • Golf & Horse Riding
  • Dolphins & Dugongs in the beautiful creeks & Bustard Bay
  • Loggerhead and Green Turtles nesting on the shores
  • Whales on their migration journey
  • Fish feeding at the Marina
  • National park 4xD
  • Scenic flights
  • Picnics on the beach
  • Bushwalking
  • Day Spa
  • Cafes & Al Fresco Restaurants

For more information please click on the PDF icon below to open the tourist guide:

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  • Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Visiting the island
  • Kite Surfing at Agnes Water
  • Light-house
  • Sand Dune
  • Surfing
  • Yoga