also found a safe anchorage.
The then Lieutenant James Cook
on his discovery voyage of The New Found Land (Australia)
first set foot at this point
the 24th May in 1770.
The town was named in this
laid near the spot where Cook and Joseph Banks came ashore.
The Town of 1770 is nestled on
side of a peninsula
over looking one of the most magnificent views of
Bay and Round Hill Creek.
The Town of 1770 is one of the
the East coast of Australia
where you can stand on land, looking over
and watch the sun go down over land.
sunsets are a wondrous sight
becoming a ritual with many
to sit on the beach with a drink
spending a quiet hour watching the
disappear over the hills.