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Julia Creek Visitor Information Centre

34 Burke St, Julia Creek, Queensland 4823, Australia
+61 7 4746 7690
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Julia creek information centre is the best i have seen in our travells. Plenty to see and visit the... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2017
Peppi6
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Hillbank
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Info centre Julia Creek.

I have been to very many visitor centres in Oz and this one was one of the best for a small town... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Paul-van-Gool
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Buderim, Australia
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Tourist Visitor Information & Interpretive Centre providing information on almost everything and part of the Dunnart Re-establishment Program, home to 2 cute and cheeky Dunnarts called Duncan and Donald. There’s enough to keep you here for at least a week, with ‘Beneath The Creek’, Samson the steel Light Horse Statue beside the RSL building, the spectacular night light of the wineglass Water Tower, Artesian Bath Houses, Chill Out Deck, the public 25m swimming pool, the Opera House, Historical Walk, Duncan McIntyre Historic Museum, HF/DF Station Ruins, Bush Dinners, Paddock to Plate Events, Dirt ’n’ Dust Festival (April), the Windmill, Nature Walk, Birdlife along the creek and of course our favourite little Dunnarts. There is also the new water park at the swimming pool, great skating rink, playgrounds and plenty of sporting activities to take part in for kids and young at heart…..oh and Free use of bicycles.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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34 Burke St, Julia Creek, Queensland 4823, Australia
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Julia creek information centre is the best i have seen in our travells. Plenty to see and visit the dunnarts there too. Free camping by creek. You can stay 4 nights providing your caravan is fully self contained with shower and fitted toiet no porta...More

Thank Peppi6
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I have been to very many visitor centres in Oz and this one was one of the best for a small town. The videos were great and the layout of the centre was interesting and different. Great work J/C.

Thank Paul-van-Gool
maggie742, Tourism Coordinator at Julia Creek Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Apologies for the lateness in responding. Thank you so much for your lovely comments. I'm glad you enjoyed our Centre and hope you had a wonderful trip. Feel free to call in and say hello should you pass our way again!

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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

At 10.00am listened to and watched a Dunnart being fed. Cute little mouse like creature only nicer. Well worth the visit.

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is one of the best information centre I have visited in my travels through all Australian states and mainland territories. But I MUST congratulate the local community on its visitor friendly attitude as evidenced by the information centre, the free camp beside the creek,...More

Thank grahamw309
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great displays and interesting information on the local area and environment. Very friendly and helpful staff in this great little town.

Thank gap124
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The visitors information here is very efficient and informative. Staff very friendly. We stayed at the free camp on the river, run by the local council. They have volunteer caretakers on site to ensure people do the right thing. A bit of a walk to...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We were to stay one night but the following night was a bush dinner put on by the localLions and Lionesses, two course for &15/head. It was great. Campfire with 166 ppl around. Perfect night. A very friendly town. We stayed at the free camp...More

Thank Luckyphil202
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Have been to a lot of tourist information centres all over Australia and can't remember one as good as this. Very friendly helpful staff, great displays and plenty of audio & visuals on the district. A view of the dunnart is a must. Probably the...More

Thank OzNomad48
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

A really great centre full of interesting information. It has video presentations about subjects relevant to the area and at 3 pm a little tour to feed a small endangered creature about the size of a mouse called a dunnart. It has brilliant AV explanations...More

Thank Trevor B
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Info centre is very fortunate to have someone like Katrina in reception. From the moment we walked through the door she was friendly, very helpful and informative about the area. Really enjoyed the feeding of the little Dunnart. Lots of other things to see in...More

Thank Brooksy1953
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