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The Southern Great Barrier Reef is the official start of the one of the world's great wonders. Boasting colourful coral cays, authentic seaside Town of 1770 and island jewels, the Southern Great Barrier Reef - Lady Musgrave Island - provides a...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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535 Captain Cook Dr, Seventeen Seventy, Queensland 4677, Australia
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1770reef is a professional and dedicated team of people that brought us to a wonderful lagoon and island in the ocean. After a heavy boattrip we entered a tropical lagoon in which we had a magnificent snorkling experience.The people coached us on a very professional...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jos G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Isaac, Marcus and the boys lead our tour today to Lady Musgrave. Not only was the tour itself amazing but they were all so friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. It was awesome that we weren't on a huge boat and has the opportunity to learn from...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JamesAS-J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I have snorkelled the Whitsundays, Tangalooma and a couple of other locations up the QLD coastline but Lady Musgrave Island is by far the BEST! Worth every dollar. The corals are colourful and plentiful, there are so many varieties of fish and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank k_castel
KatrinaM1686, Manager at 1770reef, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Once you survive the 2hr ride on the Vomitron (aka reef jet boat) you are greeted with a wonderful snorkeling experience. The waters are absolutely beautiful. The side trip to the island was great with the guide Marcus providing a very knowledgeable and informative narrative...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gerrit77
KatrinaM1686, Manager at 1770reef, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review the weather has been rough of late.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This day trip is a must do.The whole team at 1770 reef will ensure you have a great experience. The lagoon is perfect for snorkelling and as good as anything I have seen on the barrier reef, the only difference is there are no soft...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Downunder G
KatrinaM1686, Manager at 1770reef, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to see a very healthy reef, with very little bleaching, LOTS of very colourful fish, turtles, reef sharks, as well as a very interesting island (Lady Musgrave Island) (tour of the island with commentary by Marcus was great) with many nesting birds...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Wandadon
KatrinaM1686, Manager at 1770reef, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for reviewing us at 1770reef. Yes it is truly beautiful out there.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The reef was the highlight of this trip and our three children were well provided for with the snorkelling equipment - they had flippers, snorkels and life jackets to suit each of them. We saw a wide range of marine life, and particularly loved swimming...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MWLLJW
KatrinaM1686, Manager at 1770reef, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review, we are happy that you had a wonderful experience with us at 1770reef.

Reviewed 13 December 2018

Warning: take anti sea-sickness medication (which you can buy from the Agnes Water pharmacy) before you go. It worked a treat! Even if you're sick on the way over though, it's all worth it! Our journey from 1770 to Lady Musgrave lagoon took 2 hours...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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KatrinaM1686, Manager at 1770reef, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wonderful thank you very much for taking the time to review us at 1770reef. Yes I will update to mention dietary requirements are met. Thank you

Reviewed 7 December 2018

Great day, really friendly people, great diving. Trip to Lady Musgrove Island, saw sharks. 10 out 10 for enthusaman.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LeicesterCityFan12
KatrinaM1686, Manager at 1770reef, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Thank you for your 10 out 10 and taking the time to review us at 1770reef.

Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Absolutely worth going to Lady Musgrove Is and the fabulous Great Barrier Reef with the #1770reef crew. Loved their passion, experience and relaxed personal approach. They tried their best to ensure we saw as much of the reef and marine life as possible.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David S
KatrinaM1686, Manager at 1770reef, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2018

Thank you David for taking the time to review us at 1770reef, glad that you had an awesome time.

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Juan S
5 September 2018|
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Response from KatrinaM1686 | Property representative |
Yes 1770 Shuttle do a service for the 1770/ Agnes water area, we do not personally do one though as we try and support the local community as much as possible. If you call our office they will be happy to point you in the... More
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Goldenagecouple
3 December 2017|
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Response from KatrinaM1686 | Property representative |
Hi sorry, it has taken awhile to answer, you are our first person to ask a question on trip advisor and as usually manage the reviews from my phone I did not see this. Yes we will be operating and I always recommend to book... More
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