The towns of Agnes Water and Seventeen Seventy are located at the Southern end of the Great Barrier Reef, just 90 minutes north of Bundaberg.

While we have our own airstrip, unless you have your own plane you’ll need to pick one of the options below to come and enjoy an unforgettable time in what we refer to as paradise on earth.

  • Fly-Drive (fly into Bundaberg, Gladstone, Rockhampton or Hervey Bay) then drive to Agnes Water
  • Greyhound bus from Brisbane or Cairns directly into Agnes Water
  • Self-drive from Brisbane
  • Get on the Tilt Train and get off at Miriam Vale or Bundaberg

Fly into Bundaberg or Gladstone airport

Agnes Water is between Gladstone and Bundaberg so you have two options or Airports to choose from.

Most flights to ‘Bundy’ as the locals call it and Gladstone come from Brisbane so if you’re travelling from Melbourne and Sydney you’ll need to swap planes in Brisbane. Fear not, you’ll get magnificent coastal views on your 55-minute flight on your way up.

There are many flights a day to Gladstone or Bundaberg.

From Bundaberg or Gladstone to Agnes Water

There are different options to get you here!

Example flight times

Example flight times: Early morning flights have been used in these examples to enjoy daylight driving hours. Consult airlines for other flight times.

From Brisbane to Bundaberg

  • Depart Brisbane at 10:45 am arrive Bundaberg at 11:40 am
    Pick up Budget Car Rental at the Airport and drive to Agnes Water arriving approx. 1:30 pm. It’s a leisurely 90 minute drive through the sugarcane fields.

From Sydney to Bundaberg

  • Depart Sydney 0830 Arrive Brisbane 1000, Depart Brisbane 1045 Arrive Bundaberg 1140
  • Pick up Budget Car Rental at the Airport and drive to Agnes Water arriving approx. 2 pm

From Melbourne to Bundaberg

  • Depart Melbourne at 10:10 Arrive Brisbane 12:20, Depart Brisbane 13:30 Arrive Bundaberg 14:25
  • Pick up  Budget Car Rental at the Airport and drive to Agnes Water arriving approx. 4:30 pm

From Brisbane to Gladstone

  • Depart Brisbane at 0900 and arrive Gladstone at 1010am
  • Pick up Budget Car Rental at the airport and drive to Agnes Water arriving approx. 12 noon

From Sydney to Gladstone

  • Depart Sydney at 0630 and arrive Brisbane at 0800, Depart Brisbane at 0900 and arrive, Gladstone, 1010 am
  • Pick up Budget Car Rental at the airport and drive to Agnes Water arriving approx. 12 noon

From Melbourne to Gladstone

  • Depart Melbourne at 0600 and arrive Brisbane at 0810, depart Brisbane at 0900 and arrive Gladstone at 1010
  • Pick up Budget Car Rental at the airport and drive to Agnes Water arriving approx. 12 noon

Fly into Rockhampton

Regular Qantaslink, Virgin Australia, and Jetgo from the Gold Coast service Rockhampton Airport

We recommend Budget Car Rental

Budget Car Rental  www.budget.com or phone 1327 27 from Bundaberg, Gladstone and Rockhampton Airports

  • From Gladstone           123.8 km. or 1 hr. 30 min
  • From Bundaberg         122.2 km. or 1 hr. 25 min.
  • From Rockhampton   224.9 km or 2 hr. 33 min.

Self Drive from Brisbane (Brisbane to Agnes Water & 1770 is 479.9 km 0r 5.30 hr )

Travelling north on Bruce Highway from Brisbane, exit Bruce Highway at Miriam Vale. Agnes Water is a 40 min drive on a sealed road.

Travelling south on Bruce Highway, turn at Miriam Vale (south of Gladstone) and follow signs to the Town of 1770 and Agnes Water, 40 minutes.

Coach Travel with Greyhound Australia

Visit www.greyhound.com.au or phone 1300 473  946. Daily service operating from Brisbane to Agnes Water

Train with Queensland Rail

  • Visit www.queenslandrail.com or phone 13 16 17
  • Brisbane to Bundaberg then Greyhound Coach or Budget Car Rental
  • Brisbane to Gladstone then Greyhound Coach or Budget Car Rental
  • Brisbane to Miriam Vale- Pre-book 1770 Shuttle and Tours from Miriam Vale to Agnes Water

https://www.visitagnes1770.com.au Discovery Coast Tourism and Commerce 2017

The Road to Agnes Water is open (from Miriam Vale)HOW TO GET HERE
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