1770 Liquid Adventures

Adventure and Outdoors Tours

1770 Liquid Adventures offer guided kayak tours and kayak hire in the picturesque Town of 1770, the birthplace of Queensland.

Join 1770 Liquid Adventures on a fully guided sunset kayak adventure around the spectacular 1770 headland and conservation park. Try your skills at kayak surfing (weather dependant and optional), get up close and personal with dolphins and turtles, visit James Cook’s first landing point or just cruise and marvel at the variety of secluded beaches and coves. Enjoy complimentary drinks and snacks while watching one of the spectacular ocean sunsets 1770 is famous for.

Families will enjoy the guided ‘Family Fun tour’ in the morning which includes bird and marine life identification for the kids, morning tea and beach games and of course – kayaking!

Paddle amongst the mangrove forest on their ‘1770 Creek Explorer’ eco tour. Learn and identify mangroves, spot the creatures that live there and have fun exploring the beautiful Round Hill Creek.


Adventure and Outdoors Tours Beaches & Surf Birdwatching Birdwatching Canoeing/Kayaking Canoeing/Kayaking Carpark Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours Family Family Friendly Half Day or Less International Moderate Nature and wildlife Public Toilet Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Sightseeing Tours Swimming Swimming Water - Self Propelled


From $30 to $40

The family fun tour is fun for the whole family! They have double and triple quality kayaks and life jackets.

Starting point is at the 1770 foreshore just past the marina. After gearing everyone up with life jackets, a brief introduction on safety and paddling techniques follows. All kids are given a bird and marine life identification slate to use on the tour.

They then paddle along the shore, feed some fish, explore the mangroves and try to spot some birds and marine life which the kids can identify with their charts. After that they’re off to the sandbar for some morning tea, beach games and swimming.

Then it’s another paddle back to the beach.

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Join 1770 Liquid Adventures on a fully guided sunset kayak tour through the magnificent waterways of 1770 and around the Sir Joseph Banks conservation area.

The tour starts at the 1770 foreshore, where you meet to gear up and get some tips on safety and paddling techniques.

Paddle past Captain Cooks landing point, stop at a secluded beach and then onto the headland to spot wild dolphins, turtles and other marine life. Surf some waves (optional and weather depending), or just relax on a secluded beach.

Finish the day by watching one of 1770’s famous ocean sunsets while you enjoy complimentary snacks and drinks overlooking Bustard Bay.

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On this nature based, two hour kayak tour they explore the stunning Round Hill Creek and the creatures that inhabit the area. Learn about the mangroves, the environment, history and the wildlife. Every day is a surprise, you never know what you might see!

The tour begins at the 1770 foreshore where we meet and gear up. After a few tips on paddling techniques and safety you’re are off in your double kayaks.

The exact route of the tour will be determined by the conditions (tide and wind) on the day. They will always endeavour to take the best possible route.

Hear about Captain Cook and the history of 1770 and Agnes Water. 

Enjoy stunning views, tranquility and spot the local wildlife. Be surprised at what you might find.

Discover beaches and sandbars, go for a swim if you like.

What you might see on the day will depend on the season, the tide, the weather… and your luck. All wildlife is exactly that – WILD! They never know what they will spot. It could be dolphins, stingrays, crabs, turtles, snails, fish, birds or more.

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