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Address: Oxley Highway, Wauchope, New South Wales 2446, Australia
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+61 2 6586 1940

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Great for kids

We are an older couple with limited time on our driving holiday. This is a very well set up replica of the old time timber industry towns. It would give a family with young kids... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2016
Ted J
Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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65 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed June 12, 2016

Timbertown has something for everyone.An enjoyable train ride, historical attractions,insights into bygone days,eg watching a blacksmith at work, watching a bullock team being walked down the street, up close to the animals, eg Shetland ponies,arts and crafts, a rider on a penny farthing bike, cracking a whip as he rode down the street etc, etc. You could easy spend the... More 

Thank Beth V
Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed June 11, 2016

Having not been there for probably 25 years we took our young kids for the afternoon. While it is a little run down the overall experience is really nice and certainly interesting to kids from the internet generation. The steam train is good fun and the kids and us loved it. The various little displays need a bit of love... More 

Thank BigMuzb
Brisbane, Australia
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed May 30, 2016

All of the attractions were covered in dust and so many cobwebs were draped over the displays . However the bullock team and their handler were brilliant . The train was good and the driver very informative . Maybe the place could be cleaned up , dusted , and seal the static displays In glass to help prevent the dust... More 

2 Thank kjmulherin
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Expensive to get in not much really to do be great if had more animals and a few more rides Lost its spark

1 Thank Brad H
Sydney, Australia
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Timbertown has so much surprise inside! Dont be deceives by the exteriors! When we arrive, the outside was dead quiet. But inside, there are so much things to do and so many fun activities for the kids! We spent more than half a day there and my son loves the steam train!

Thank shar0n_2786
Perth, Australia
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168 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed May 13, 2016

We are an older couple with limited time on our driving holiday. This is a very well set up replica of the old time timber industry towns. It would give a family with young kids a great opportunity to see what things were like for earlier generations.

Thank Ted J
Wagga Wagga, Australia
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed May 12, 2016

We visited Timbertown last week and had a wonderful time. We were advised at the front desk that it was their quiet time of the year and a few things wouldn't be open but that did not stop us from filling in the whole day. The staff were amazing (big shout out to Craig - He is a real asset... More 

Thank LushGlover
Newcastle, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed May 11, 2016

20.50 to get in and see nothing, talk about a joke. this used to be a good place once not any more we will never go back

2 Thank Des H
Orange, Australia
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86 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

This was a good family day out for young children and reasonably priced. Look at the activity schedule 1st to see what times the events are on or you'll miss some of the activities. There was mini train ride, steam train ride, horse and cart ride, bullocks demonstration, whip cracking activities and a blacksmith demonstration just to name a few... More 

Thank Kuroodetto
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Good day out, very friendly staff, lots to see and bery interesting. Train rides were a big hit for the kids.

Thank Renée J

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