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Wadlata Outback Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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In our brief experience, Port Augusta is a slightly oddly laid out town, but the Wadlata Outback... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Narn13
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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I found this centre an unexpected wealth of information. I was surprised by the information... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2018
Mans71
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Weekdays 9am-5pm, Weekends & Public holidays 10am-4pm It is free to enter the Wadlata Outback Centre, a major tourism attraction and accredited Visitor Information Centre for Port Augusta, the Flinders Ranges & Outback. A tour through Wadlata's...more
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41 Flinders Tce, Port Augusta, South Australia 5700, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In our brief experience, Port Augusta is a slightly oddly laid out town, but the Wadlata Outback Centre is a highlight. Here is a wide range of information, maps, tours, and things to do on the Eyre Peninsula. Also, the shop has a great assortment...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

I found this centre an unexpected wealth of information. I was surprised by the information available and how it gives you a good understanding of the area and the flinders rangers. It gave me the information on how this landscape formed Australia as it is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

This place is pretty cool for a afternoon to look over country SA and port Augusta history. I found it interesting and if you have 90 mins to spare this place is good fun. coffee and scones after, nice way to see a history on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Pauline H, Manager at Wadlata Outback Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Thanks so much for your kind comments Dave, much appreciated. We are so please you visited us and gained enjoyment and knowledge from our entire Centre. Kind regards Pauline

Reviewed October 28, 2018

A huge display beautifully presented and with so much variety .Set out as a”time tunnel” So much higher story . Allow at least an hour minimum

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lucklynn67
Pauline H, Manager at Wadlata Outback Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Brilliant Lucklynn67. So happy you enjoyed your visit and that your visit to our Flinders Ranges & Outback of SA is so much better because of your visit to our "Tunnel of Time". Kind regards Pauline

Reviewed October 26, 2018

For an interesting, engaging and informative overview of the indigenous and white history of the area you cannot do better. This award winning information centre is a must see place in Port Augusta. There is the usual range of helpful officers, gifts and information services...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MarleneBlundell
Pauline H, Manager at Wadlata Outback Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Ohhh Marlene that is such a wonderful review of our Centre. Thank you so much. It is so rewarding to us to know our visitors really find our entire Centre helpful, entertaining and educational and more importantly you enjoyed your visit. The building does look...More

Reviewed October 15, 2018

This is a must stop in your travelling in the area, great place for tours and information of the flinders rangers and the greater area.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

This is a wonderful family attraction providing an indepth knowledge of the Outback. It portrays the prehistoric history, indigenous cultures, European exploration and life in the Outback. Great hands on displays for kids.More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ALAN B
Pauline H, Manager at Wadlata Outback Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Fantastic Alan...really happy your whole family enjoyed their visit. Yes our Interpretive Centre is a fantastic educational resource for all to enjoy and you can have fun while learning, but I think the best thing is that you can relate better with a greater understanding...More

Reviewed October 12, 2018

I was short on time so didnt get to see the museum but what I did see was very nice. The staff were friendly and helpful. The prices a little high but that's about usual when you leave the city. The toilets were very clean....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Caz G
Pauline H, Manager at Wadlata Outback Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Oh Caz I'm sorry you did not have enough time to experience all of our Tunnel of Time, but please in-box our Facebook page or give us a call on 1800633060 and I would be more than happy to send you out our "Pass Out",...More

Reviewed October 11, 2018

The Wadlata Outback Centre is definitely worth a visit, great exhibitions and detail on the history of AustraliaMore

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Matt G
Pauline H, Manager at Wadlata Outback Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 14, 2018

That's brilliant Matt..really appreciate the feed back and for taking the time to let your fellow travellers know we have such a brilliant attraction in Port Augusta that is able to provide extensive information about the Flinders Ranges and Outback of SA in such a...More

Reviewed September 30, 2018

There is more to this exhibition than meet the eye. Allow plenty of time to view and experience everything, and the souvenir shop is very good.More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Hansie13
Pauline H, Manager at Wadlata Outback Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Ha ha yes, we say it is like Dr Who's Tardis, as our "Tunnel of Time" just seems to keep going and going. Hope you had enough time to experience it all though. If not just call, inbox through Facebook and we will be more...More

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