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Aitken's Australia in the Round

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Great overview of a great country

A friend put us onto this place and, while it was just a little pricey for what it was, we're glad... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2018
Banda-in-Japan
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Tokyo, Japan
A quick trip around Australia

Just looks like a normal cafe from outside but go inside and into the room out the back $5 you will... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Greg W
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Sydney, Australia
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5 Wascoe St, Glenbrook, New South Wales 2773, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Didn’t have any expectations when we stopped here. Very pleasantly surprised. The painting is amazing and awe inspiring. The gift shop is fabulous with lots of different wares and very reasonably price. Had a wonderful lunch at the cafe. A great Morning and will definitely...More

Thank Anne P
Reviewed 21 June 2018

This wonderful artistic creation has to be seen to be believed. A beautifully and painstakingly painted panorama of some of Australia's iconic landscapes. In its own way a modern masterpiece that even the Renaissance artists would rate highly. Well worth the $5 admission. An absolute...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

A friend put us onto this place and, while it was just a little pricey for what it was, we're glad we stopped in, especially since we were travelling with a couple who had been in Australia less than 48 hours. The overall design/concept was...More

Thank Banda-in-Japan
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Well, where to start. This overpriced, sub standard cafe and kitschy gift shop has a half baked "attraction" named the 'World Famous Painted Panorama'. Obviously 'world famous' in the mind of it's owner only, because this thing is actually a back wall painted with a...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

I had friends visiting for the day and I decided to show them the Blue Mountains. I started with a trip to the panorama. It’s surreal and allows you to take a trip around this incredible country. I’ve read where people complain about the entry...More

Thank Graham C
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Cost $5 each you only need 5min to see the murals of Australia scenery and lots of stuffed animals and birds Go to the zoo or up to Katoomba it would be a much more enjoyable day Don’t bother going it very poor value

Thank Robyn W
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Just looks like a normal cafe from outside but go inside and into the room out the back $5 you will see a wall mural of natural wonders around Australia , well worth a look and the food in the cafe is good as well

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

We came across this cafe late afternoon after arriving in Sydney and driving towards Katoomba. Seemed like a great cafe initially with table service, then we went into the panorama viewing room and were blown away with how amazing the Australian scene was. The painted...More

Thank Go611632
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We were fortunate enough to view this with just the two of us as we were able to enjoy it quietly. It really is an amazing piece of art which just gets better the more you look at it. It costs $5 to view and...More

Thank Starbelly B
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We popped in there after having coffee in the Cafe Blue. When we paid to enter the owner guided us around explaining the different parts of the panorama and how her husband had engaged the person to paint it. The artist placed some of the...More

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