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The Pilliga Forest Discovery Centre

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What a wonderful display. If you are in Baradine then you really need to visit this centre. Lots to... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Worth a Visit

Interesting little gem in small country town. Professional displays, some interactive, and... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
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50-58 Wellington St, Baradine, New South Wales 2396, Australia
+61 2 6843 4011
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful display. If you are in Baradine then you really need to visit this centre. Lots to see and read. Interactive stuff for kids.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Jneene
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Interesting little gem in small country town. Professional displays, some interactive, and friendly, helpful staff. This is very educational and entertains children eg we had a three year old and six year old with us and they ran around excitedly "discovering" various animals etc. There's...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank emaci
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Had a couple of hours to kill in Baradine after a mens shed event so we stopped in here. What a wonderful and informative display. Very hands on and Kate was very helpful and full of information about the local area. Just a shame this...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Sue F
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

What an interesting display very informative and well presented displays. Kate was on duty and has a wonderful knowledge of the bush and attractions in the area. Go and see the "Sculptures in the bush" about 33k dirt road good for vans and can stay...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank jdl138846
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The Pillaga Forest Discovery Centre is well worth a visit if travelling to the Pillaga. The helpful staff can give advice on road conditions and places to see.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Diana P
Reviewed 11 October 2016

My daughter and I rocked up here after doing Sculptures in the Scrub. We wanted to see what was here but also thank the staff who had emailed info to me prior to coming and also discussed road options, as it rained before coming and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Tim N
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This is a place you will not regret visiting and will spend more time investigating as it is so informative. The displays are excellent and the staff are very knowledgeable and helpful. Don't miss the DVD about the sculptures, brilliant. This area has so much...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank ian6633
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We visited this centre in May 2016 before heading to the Pilliga State Forest. This centre has a display of fauna, flora, and Aboriginal cultural heritage, well worth an hour to take it all in. The staff are very knowledgable about the area including the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Archie W
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Very informative and knowledgeable staff at the Centre. There was an interesting display of old historical photos that I found fascinating. there are also audio and visual presentations and left sized stuffed animals and birds to see. I wouldn't miss it!

Date of experience: October 2015
3  Thank Oga1
Reviewed 24 October 2015

The Pilliga Forest Discovery Centre is must for visitors to Baradine. It is filled with taxidermied animals so you can get up close and have a look at some of the wildlife the Pilliga has to offer. Interactive draws, rolling blocks, pull-up cards and colouring...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank nbrook12
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