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Cradle Mountain Visitor Centre

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4057 Cradle Mountain Rd, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania 7306, Australia
64 921 133
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Nice place with cafe and toilets

One of the stop overs towards Cradle Mountain. This is the place for purchase of park tickets, and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
t0ngdee
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Singapore, Singapore
Nice Visitor Center

There is a very big parking area near this visitor center. Most people just park here and take the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
PaulSiow
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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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“shuttle bus” (24 reviews)
“national park” (16 reviews)
“cradle mountain” (42 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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4057 Cradle Mountain Rd, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania 7306, Australia
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64 921 133
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"shuttle bus"
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"national park"
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"cradle mountain"
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"cafe food"
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"buy park tickets"
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"the sweet potato chips"
in 2 reviews
"available for purchase"
in 2 reviews
"attached cafe"
in 2 reviews
"counter staff"
in 2 reviews
"great free wifi"
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"knowledgeable staff"
in 5 reviews
"for sale"
in 4 reviews
"info desk"
in 2 reviews
"dove lake"
in 17 reviews
"a small gift shop"
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"great advice"
in 3 reviews
"shuttle service"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

One of the stop overs towards Cradle Mountain. This is the place for purchase of park tickets, and you can also grab a coffee and some small bites like fries and sweet potato fries (quite yummy)

Thank t0ngdee
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a very big parking area near this visitor center. Most people just park here and take the shuttle bus up to the lake and cradle mountain. Its free with the visitor's pass. There are cafes and stores here. The visitor center has all...More

Thank PaulSiow
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The visitor centre reminds me very much of a ski field chalet; warm and inviting, friendly and happy and staffed by great people. The advice provided for walkers is first class, and the gear on sale very appropriate to the conditions. We also enjoyed a...More

Thank jaybee754
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A busy, bustling, friendly tourist hub. The staff know their stuff and can help with any enquiry you may have. Check in for the Overland Track has a dedicated area. The eating area is suffice, if not perhaps a little cramped. A bit more attention...More

Thank karen w
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

There is a 15 minute film about the park that we found informative. There are many displays to look at and read about. Good way to wait out the rain.

Thank fuzzyfred
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

The info centre is a must stop when visiting Cradle Mountain, not only is it the best place to leave your car and catch the shuttle bus in, but it is also a great place to grab information on any walks and it also has...More

Thank Saminda E
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

They have good information here and we found it very helpful to talk to the staff about the required permit choices.

Thank Spotteddeer
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

As we entered, there are so many information around the centre. Most importantly, they have categorised all the walks as full day, half day , short etc so that no need to ask around! ticket prices are stated clearly. today's weather chart shows the weather....More

Thank eureca2000
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

This is where you purchase your park access and shuttle bus tickets. Book for some of the longer hikes etc. coffee shop serves great coffee and they have great free WiFi.

Thank Geoff C
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

We entered the Cradle Mountain Visitor Centre. We asked for a map and we also bought tickets for the bus. The clerk was super nice. Hr told us where to wait for the bus. I took pictures as usual,however, I took my pictures with the...More

Thank Robby G C
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Response from Harbo | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Cradle Mountain Highlanders. Highly recommend.
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