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“Very interesting & informative”

Back O'Bourke Exhibition Centre
Ranked #1 of 7 things to do in Bourke
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: The Back O' Bourke Exhibition Centre provides a wonderful insight into the lives and stories of Bourke and the Back Country of Australia. Enjoy the Exhibition Centre along with Bourke's other attractions such as the Jandra paddleboat, now cruising the Darling river and the Back O' Bourke Outback Show, featuring Luke Thomas and his band of Bullocks, horses, camels, dogs and ducks!A must do experience. Great packages available. Now open!
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
“Very interesting & informative”
Reviewed August 1, 2012

This place was well worth the visit, split into different segments starting with a short movie, the presentations were very good, we were a bit short on time & had to just breeze through a lot of the displays, would suggest a good half day is required to look at & absorb everything. The audio & visual displays are very good and there is a lot of it.
There is a cafe on site but we did not visit this so I can't comment. If you are in Bourke this is well worth the visit

Visited July 2012
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Canberra, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Visitor Centre”
Reviewed July 23, 2012

Stopped off here to get info on the area, pleasant experience with helpful staff, unfortunately cafe did not open until 10 am which was dissapointing

Visited July 2012
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Well worth the visit”
Reviewed March 30, 2012

Definitely don't miss this attraction. $50 for family, maybe a little steep as <10yr olds don't grasp the history. Brand new facility - staff fantastic, cafe attached too

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