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Strahan Visitor Centre

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Address: The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania, Australia
Phone Number: (03) 6471 7622
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Description: This excellent tourist center gives you a dose of local history and helps...
This excellent tourist center gives you a dose of local history and helps direct you to the options you have for exploring the area, including scenic flights, harbor cruises and train rides.
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We only had limited time in Strahan unfortunately, so the staff were good at pointing out the essential things to do around town. They tried to book the river cruises for us, but... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
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Wollongong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Staff were more than helpful in presenting local knowledge regarding tours, sights and eating venues around the town, and booking accommodation.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

We only had limited time in Strahan unfortunately, so the staff were good at pointing out the essential things to do around town. They tried to book the river cruises for us, but unfortunately the cruise company office had already closed for the day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We booked our tour through the visitor centre. The staff were excellent and even gave me a courtesy call to inform us of the time of departure. We went on a Gordon River cruise (please, don't miss this event, memories linger). Take in the play at 5.30pm after the cruise (not to be missed).

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Wales
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

For the traveller in Australia the local Visitor Centre is always a source of useful information and local knowledge. This one is no different.

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Central Coast NSW
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Had a few variety's of goods eg woodern goods, honey's and clothing for sale and a booking office. We were given 10% off they day we were there.

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midnorthcoast
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

The centre has plenty of free parking and is located a short walk away from booking offices for various cruises and tours.

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We did the Gordon River Cruise. Not to be missed if you are in Strahn. So much history to see and hear about. The commentary was really interesting and well put together. The Salmon farms, the Roaring 40's, The beautiful Sara Island with its history and the Forest walk were all amazing. Thankyou Anne and Ken.

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Brisbane, Australia
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

The lady manning this visitor centre looked annoyed when we walked in - and we were the only ones there. She was so unhelpful and bothered (I detected a heavy sigh) with my questions about guidance re. finding a nice hotel with a view. We cut it short and left and went on our own discovery of what was around... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Very informative. Plenty of info on the town and surrounds. Also plenty of info on the mining towns of Zeehan and Rosebury.

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Right on the dock and full of various souvenirs of all prices. Staff friendly and helpful and happy to suggest other things to do in town.

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Address: Address: The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania, Australia
Phone Number: (03) 6471 7622
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Strahan

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