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Coonabarabran Visitor Information Centre

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The Visitor Information and Exhibition Centre at Coonabarabran hold a priceless treasure, one of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dabsy2018
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Canberra, Australia
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Awesome Knowledge

Was in the area for work and Karen (staff member on duty) was extremely helpful and had a lot of... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Karen M
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Tamworth, Australia
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Newell Highway, Coonabarabran, New South Wales 2357, Australia
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+61 1800 242 881
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All reviewsplenty of parkinghelpful staffgreat infoclean toiletsbehind the counterdinosaur bonesfriendly serviceon displaymust visit if you arevisitorsstaffedwalkssouvenirsattractionswarrumbunglesmotelskeleton
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Visitor Information and Exhibition Centre at Coonabarabran hold a priceless treasure, one of the finest Diprotodon specimens found in eastern Australia. The staff were extremely helpful and entry was FREE. We got all the 'inside information' of places to visit and various costs associated....More

1  Thank Dabsy2018
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Was in the area for work and Karen (staff member on duty) was extremely helpful and had a lot of knowledge of the area. Nothing was too much trouble and she had a lovely personality. Lots of information was available.

1  Thank Karen M
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

The visitor centre is clean and tidy. Many free maps covering most areas of NSW. Friendly staff with local knowledge and advice. Plenty of parking, tables and chairs to sit at outside.

1  Thank christine_pages
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Great knowledge of the area, good location and resources. Visitors should use the resource. Good parking.

1  Thank Denis E
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

One of the best I've been to. Full range of maps and brochures. And the actual dinosaur skeleton on display that was discovered locally.

1  Thank andyknox2017
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Our family of 6 dropped into the Visitor Centre whilst passing through to Dubbo. The staff were fantastic and able to provide some helpful hints on things to do in the area. Our kids enjoyed the Dipotrodon exhibit too.

2  Thank danielkayelene
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We dropped into the centre to get some tips on what to do & see in the area and left with those details as well as a truckload of useful local knowledge. We recommend dropping in for a chat to get the best out of...More

2  Thank Peter B
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Great service helpful and friendly staff- could not ask for better service and information on local and surrounding areas.

1  Thank Paula B
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

If you have never been to the Coonabarabran area before than head to the information centre for all the info on the must see attractions. They also have some great displays with plenty of information as well as some souvenirs if you are after any.

1  Thank Bek1925
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Went to see the giant wombat bones. Great display. Plenty of maps for the traveller and clean toilets to use. Usually souvenir shop paraphernalia to purchase.

2  Thank Narelle U
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Christine M
27 December 2017|
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Response from john h | Reviewed this property |
Yes - loads of them - there are several exhibitions there, including in the visitors centre
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