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Broome Visitor Centre

1 Hamersley Street | Kimberley Region, Broome, Western Australia 6725, Australia
08 9195 2200
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Ranked #10 of 23 Attractions in Broome
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers, Other
Owner description: The Broome Visitor Centre is a non government, not-for-profit organisation providing a...
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Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers, Other
Owner description: The Broome Visitor Centre is a non government, not-for-profit organisation providing a comprehensive guide to Broome and the Kimberley.Our friendly and local tourism consultants are available 7 days a week to help you get the most out of your holiday in this amazing part of Australia.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

thanks to the team at Broome visitor centre for all their help pointing me towards some fantastic camping areas around Broome, friendly staff and great service. especially thanks for helping to rescue/organise rescue once i got myself stuck on the beach weel over and above what i expected and im most grateful for their help but what a awesome view... More 

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Perth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The staff were very helpful in advising us about tours and availability. It was unfortunate that two out of the four tours that we booked were cancelled one due to the weather and the other due to lack of numbers. When we revisited the staff not only recognised us but were very helpful in refunding and re-booking another tour. Their... More 

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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The Visitor Centre always has visitors roaming around the displays or having a cuppa in the cafe. I found two books to give to my family about Broome. There are maps galore and I found a book which had many areas of WA, including the Gibb River Rd.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The services are good, however, they treated me very differently to my partner (who is white) and tried to refuse me using the bathroom as local aborigine had used the facilities in the past and made a mess, My white partner was able to use the bathroom without question. Racist?

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BroomeVisitorCentre2, General Manager at Broome Visitor Centre, responded to this review

Hi kathimacc, I am very concerned to read about your experience at the Broome Visitor Centre, it certainly does not reflect the culture of the organisation. I will undertake a full investigation in to this and, if necessary, improve staff training, I would be grateful if you could help me improve my understanding of the incident and our service by... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

A good place to gather information about what to see and do while you are in Broome. They can suggest alternatives if tours are not available. Booking service available. There is information on the Kimberley region if you travelling. They also have a good range of books and souvenirs.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Arrived in Broome after taking an all night bus from Exmouth , to step into a welcoming visitors centre , gave us all the relevant information and what tours where still running , then ordered us a cab, very professional .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

the staff were great, very helpful and enthusiastic about Broome. Just what I like about visitor centres.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

The staff team were excellent & very helpful when we booked, loads of information on everything you would like to see,only one problem, you do have to wait. The staff are so good with informing the visitors about Broome & there are a lot of visitors wanting help, Be prepared to wait your turn. We booked a couple of tours.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

When visiting Broome stop by the Visitors Centre. The staff there are so well informed We had Heather tell us about Broome and what to see, She was friendly, informative and passionate about the area

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We booked our Willie Creek tour at the Visitor Centre and received very good and informative service. Lots of maps and art works. Good place to start and learn about this amazing place.

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