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Australian Age of Dinosaurs

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An educational experience

Went because it seemed a must do place and was pleasantly surprised about all you learn about the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Joan W
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Chandler Australia
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If you have a interest in Dinosaurs … go to visit. This place has amazing views and staff are very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
helen23504
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Brisbane Region, Australia
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The Australian Age of Dinosaurs is a museum focused on Australia’s evolutionary history, in particular the discovery, conservation, and research of Australia’s dinosaurs. It is a working museum – an education resource, research facility and tourist...more
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Lot 1 Dinosaur Drive, Winton, Queensland 4735, Australia
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+61 7 4657 0078
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Reviewed yesterday

Went because it seemed a must do place and was pleasantly surprised about all you learn about the exciting fossil digging and what they are finding after so long. Staff very informative and enthusiastic as you visit the laboratory to witness their work then the...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you have a interest in Dinosaurs … go to visit. This place has amazing views and staff are very passionate and there is great to see vision and future here.

Thank helen23504
NaomiM1679, Manager at Australian Age of Dinosaurs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you helen23504 for your review. I hope to see you back out this way again soon to see all the new additions we have planned! Happy travels :)

Reviewed 5 days ago

A bit off the track east of Winton, we drove through the most magnificent Australian desert landscape and "jump up" to a surprising Jurassic Park experience. Our enthusiastic guide talked not only about the discovery of the fossils, but the desert flora and fauna, the...More

Thank Jennifer B
NaomiM1679, Manager at Australian Age of Dinosaurs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Jennifer B for your review. I am so glad you had a good time! Safe travels :)

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I am not a dinosaur person and was dragged along by my partner. The visit was split into 3 tours which really gave a great overview of the museum, laboratory and canyon. learning how fossils are collected was really interesting. Our guide was entertaining and...More

Thank Albanylee
NaomiM1679, Manager at Australian Age of Dinosaurs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Albanylee for your review. I am so glad your partner was able to convince you to come! I hope to see you back again soon to continue the journey with us :)

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really really impressed!! As s good as anywhere in the world exhibiting relics from the past. I am well travelled including China and Turkey. Fabulous for primary school children as well.

Thank Barbara D
NaomiM1679, Manager at Australian Age of Dinosaurs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Barbara D for your review. The Museum is endeavouring to deliver a world-class experience in Outback Queensland, so it is lovely to read your comments! Happy travels :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The set up here is very inspiring. Very educational and interesting. So many great future plans which I will have to return to see.

Thank BreeSNewie
NaomiM1679, Manager at Australian Age of Dinosaurs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you BreeSNewie for your review. I am glad to hear you found your visit interesting, I hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic tour. You could tell each of the Guides loved their job which really radiated towards us. Highly recommended and looking forward to see the new works once completed :)

Thank micmac_700
NaomiM1679, Manager at Australian Age of Dinosaurs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review micmac_700!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Today we had a really great experience at the Australian Age Of Dinosaurs Museum. The road up to the Reception area is superb, as are all the facilities. The staff were all very friendly and efficient; our Entrance Fee paid for 3 guided tours, all...More

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NaomiM1679, Manager at Australian Age of Dinosaurs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you FarAway812593 for your review. I completely agree, the views from Dinosaur Canyon are spectacular! Hope to see you back again soon :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husbanded attended the Australian age of dinosaurs. We were thrilled to learn about the vision of David Elliott and the contribution of the Winton community. A first class project and amazing discoveries. A strong recommendation for all ages

Thank Pamela D
NaomiM1679, Manager at Australian Age of Dinosaurs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Pamela D for your review! Safe travels :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am not someone who knows much about dinosaurs but I am pleased that my wife and I committed 3 hours to visiting this world class tourist attraction perched up on a Mesa slightly east of Winton. The guides (and they are many) are extremely...More

Thank Daryl P
NaomiM1679, Manager at Australian Age of Dinosaurs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Daryl P for your review! There is nothing better than a guided tour led by someone who genuinely loves the subject matter such as the Museum's Tour Guides. Hope to see you back out this way again soon :)

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kritty08
25 March 2018|
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Response from audreyw222018 | Reviewed this property |
I advise people to take a tour. You can go on your own but you would not really see anything. There is a tour which takes in all three places and well worth it. They are all fascinating places and full of interesting facts... More
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cvcasellas
2 January 2018|
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Response from Neil fran H | Reviewed this property |
We went by train first class, there was a special deal, 2 for one, this was in January. We enjoyed it immensely. Bus was waiting in Longreach and dropped us off at the motel. Local pub owner dropped us off at the Dinosaur... More
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Angeline R
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Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If you want to find more about the Age of Dinosaurs from Indonesia then visit their website. Google: Australian Age of Dinosaurs. Better still come to Queensland and see it at first hand. Best wishes.
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