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Cocos Keeling Islands Visitor Centre

Closed Now: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Open today: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Make this your first stop on Cocos Keeling Islands!

Befiore arriving at the Islands the accommodation booking service and response to email questions... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peter F
Helpful and Polite

All questions were readily answered in a polite and friendly manner. The museum was a bit... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
13gnome47
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Perth, Australia
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The friendly staff at the Cocos Keeling Islands Visitor Centre are locals and have the most up to date and comprehensive information about what to do on Cocos. We offer a FREE booking service in the Visitor Centre and online, 24 hours a day. Come in...more
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Sydney Highway, West Island, 6799
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+61 8 9162 6790
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Befiore arriving at the Islands the accommodation booking service and response to email questions were excellent On arrival it ws great to receive, as I stepped into the terminal,a 'Whats on Guide' and 'Eating out Guide' from Lanif. Both were very useful and assisted in...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All questions were readily answered in a polite and friendly manner. The museum was a bit disappointing as very small and not a lot of information

Thank 13gnome47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Helpful though we hit a Cocos Island special holiday so our cooking tour at the district high was cancelled but refund went through smoothly

Thank Hilary G
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I stopped in here today to gather information on things to see whilst visiting Cocos Keelings Islands, and I’ve dealt with the centre staff over the past few months to book accommodation and tours. Staff service has always been excellent, very helpful and pleasant. These...More

Thank KylieIsTravelling
Reviewed 23 April 2018

A must do on your departure from the Coco's islands Grab some beautiful keepsakes from one of life's truly must do experiences.

Thank kellye1781
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Family and business trip. Checked out the local swimming places, bought a few items , took a trip to Home Island. Great !

Thank Peter S
CKI_Visitor_Centre, Manager at Cocos Keeling Islands Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thanks for your review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your time on Island and got so sample some of our amazing swimming places!

Reviewed 19 November 2017

Very helpful and friendly staff - I needed to hire snorkels and fins and this was the place. Nice gift selection.

Thank Kaylene B
CKI_Visitor_Centre, Manager at Cocos Keeling Islands Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thanks! We hope you enjoyed your snorkelling!

Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Essential for the information on the islands and to sign up to the extremely expensive internet system. The staff are helpful and courteous and good at arranging tours.

Thank John G
CKI_Visitor_Centre, Manager at Cocos Keeling Islands Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thanks for your review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your time and our fantastic staff we able to assist! Internet can be expensive ... we are a long way from anywhere!

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

The people who work here are very friendly and helpful. We even got lots of advice before we arrived which really helped our stay. Thanks so much. Keep smiling.

Thank Wendy W
CocosKeelingIslands, Manager at Cocos Keeling Islands Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Thanks for your lovely review! Our team are dedicated and passionate professionals who strive to ensure our islands visitors have the most amazing time that they can! We are so thrilled that you found our services beneficial.

Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

More than just a tourist information centre this also plays a community role with a small business centre as well as the expected information and booking facilities. There is a monthly news letter that highlights special events in addition to the excellent national park leaflets...More

Thank MFW53
CocosKeelingIslands, Manager at Cocos Keeling Islands Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Many thanks for your lovely review! We are currently looking at options to extend our opening hours to facilitate the plane arrivals and will hopefully make some positive changes in this area soon.

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Regent P
13 March 2018|
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Response from CKI_Visitor_Centre | Property representative |
Hello, yes our islands has various accomodation options on it. You can head to our website and it will give you all the information you need! Just google Cocos Keeling Islands and it will come up!
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Simon M
24 July 2017|
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Response from CKI_Visitor_Centre | Property representative |
Hi Simon, thanks for your question. We now have the National Broadband Network connected to our islands and as such have high speed internet available. Your standard mainland phone will not work on Cocos, however a local... More
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needsun255344
17 February 2015|
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Response from CKI_Visitor_Centre | Property representative |
Hello. You are correct in your assumptions. Perth is currently the only airport that you can fly from to reach the Cocos Keeling Islands. Virgin Australia are now the flight provider. It is classed as an international... More
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