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Hobsons Bay Visitor Information Centre

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The free heritage walking tour was informative, engaging and fun

This free walking tour operated from the Hobsons Bay information centre was led by a well-informed... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2019
Martyn B
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Melbourne, Australia
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When you leave your ferry, this info center is here to great you and get you on your way with... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2019
Thomas V
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Oakland, California
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1 Syme St, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
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Reviewed May 19, 2019

This free walking tour operated from the Hobsons Bay information centre was led by a well-informed, interested and interesting guide who kept the tour participants engaged and active. Her knowledge was astounding, both of the recent and the prehistoric past of this area. The sunshine,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Martyn B
Reviewed March 30, 2019

When you leave your ferry, this info center is here to great you and get you on your way with excellent maps and information about the local area.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed February 23, 2019

The information center in Commonwealth reserve near Gem Pier provied good information and friendly service . It also has public toilets that were reasonably OK.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed February 5, 2019

This visitor information centre is just down from Gem Pier so you can just jump off the ferry and walk down. Inside are very knowledgeable staff who know the area and whats going on. They are also very friendly and can really assist in making...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Tony W
Reviewed November 5, 2018

Great place to start in Williamstown the staff have a long history with the area and willing to tell you about the different things to see and do whilst in the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Damian S
Reviewed May 11, 2018

We caught the ferry from Melbourne and called into the Tourist Bureau to see what was available to see and do. We were warmly welcomed by Margaret who suggested the self-guided walking tours due to out limited time. There were three separate walking tours, Maritime,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Graeme T
Reviewed March 30, 2018

Just popped in for a map, but was in for about 15 minutes engaged by the lovely woman who was very passionate about Williamstown. Went out with my map, but also an interest in the village area.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Shane B
Reviewed January 23, 2018

The Info Centre is in a great location, in the centre of everything. It has all the information you might want about Williamstown, Melbourne, and the rest of the state of Victoria. It has local bus timetables, maps for walks in the region, and the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank platypus150
Reviewed December 21, 2017

The staff at the centre were very well informed and helpful. They took the time to find out our interests and gave us lots of ideas for activities during our stay.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank markf253
Reviewed October 21, 2017

The Visitor Centre is located near Gem Pier in Nelson Place in a prime central location and provides the usual information and service and did the job as expected and well.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Oldjack
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