EXPERIENCE …… A Queensland “must do”, the LARC!
The amphibian, fondly know as the LARC! – painted a brilliant pink – crosses pristine waterways, travels along the coastline of deserted stretches of sandy beaches to the Bustard Head Lightstation.
We have four LARCtastic day tour options to choose from listed below. You can book online directly on our website – live availability is displayed.
LARC! Paradise Tour – 7 hours
The Paradise Tour operates Monday, Wednesday & Saturday – The LARC! is the perfect way to access Queensland’s only open, operating Lighthouse at the historic island of Bustard Head. The amphibious adventure crosses four tidal creeks and includes informative commentary on the local history and abundant wildlife. Enjoy morning tea before climbing the lighthouse tower, then a sumptuous picnic lunch and billy tea. For the adventurous, sandboard down the towering 35-meter sand dunes.
LARC! Afternoon Cruise – 1 hour
The Afternoon Cruise operates daily – Experience the delights of the Town of 1770 and the thrill of our unique amphibious vessels. Take in the magic of Round Hill Creek and Eurimbula coastline. Magnificent views and wildlife spotting, and enjoy our famous LARC! splashdown.
LARC + Lunch! – 2 hours
The LARC + Lunch! tour operates Sunday – Enjoy a picnic lunch on the beach and explore the National Parks and waterways bordering the Town of 1770 – The Birthplace of Queensland – while experiencing LARCing sandbar fun, splash down, informative commentary and a chance to sight Australian wildlife and migratory birds.
Goolimbil Walkabout – 2 hours
The Goolimbil Walkabout tour operates Tuesday & Friday – Join us for an authentic indigenous hunting, gathering and tasting experience of a lifetime! Travel across Round Hill Creek, to the coastline of Eurimbula National Park, where you will take a bush walking tour with our skipper and an indigenous guide. Learn about the culture that lived here sustainably for tens of thousands of years.
Enjoy Breakfast before your LARC! departure or a latte and cake after at 1770 Marina Cafe