Things to do in

Agnes Water & Seventeen Seventy


Reef to Beach Longboard Classic

Reef 2 Beach Long Board Classic is an awesome 4 day event in the beautiful seaside village of Agnes Water. Celebrating our annual 21st year of competition. Visit their facebook page here.


Lady Musgrave Island

If the beaches of Agnes Water and Seventeen Seventy aren’t enough, pristine Lady Musgrave Island is just off the coast and ready to explore. Book a trip with Lady Musgrave Experience or LM Cruises.



Enjoy the thrill of catching the one that nearly got away in the pristine marine areas around Agnes Water and 1770. Stock up at 1770 tackle, or let the experts show you how it’s done with Reef Fish & Dive 1770 or Creek2Reef Charters.


1770 LARC!

Explore the local National Parks and sights, taking in the pristine waterways bordering the Birthplace of Queensland – the Town of 1770, all by pink amphibious vehicle. Visit their website for bookings.


Lady Elliot Island

Within the protected ’Green Zone’, Lady Elliot island is a sanctuary for over 1,200 species of marine life and is known for its abundance of manta rays, turtles, amazing array of spectacular marine life and unspoilt coral reef. Bookings and tours here.


1770 Festival (May 24-26)

Live and local music, food street, many varied market stalls, with interactive demonstrations and workshops for kids and adults alike to mark the day when HMB Endeavour first anchored in Bustard Bay on the Queensland coast. Learn more here.