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Lovely ladies, all volunteers, act as tour guides & educate you about the history of this iconic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sydney, Australia
Nice bit of history

The guides are very informative and all volunteers....free entery and right next too the Koala... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Greater Sydney, Australia
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“flynn family”(34 reviews)
“koala hospital”(132 reviews)
Macquarie Nature Reserve | Roto Place, Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 6588 5555
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely ladies, all volunteers, act as tour guides & educate you about the history of this iconic house and the family who lived here. Prior to this visit to Port I was unaware of the importance of this site. Added bonus of being next to...More

Thank whippersnipper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guides are very informative and all volunteers....free entery and right next too the Koala hospital so can see both at same time

Thank auskrv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely house, serving as a free museum. While there's very little to see inside the house, it's still worth a 5-minute visit, unless you are really interested in the history of the area.

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If we hadn't visited the Koala Hospital we would not have known about Roto House as they are next to each other. I know it's just an old house but it full of history and beautifully restored. It is run by volunteers and I don't...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Go back in time to learn about a local family's history of how Port Macquarie was developed. The story will make you laugh & cry. I fell in love with this home & all it's history. I felt so at home here! Don't miss seeing...More

Thank bombergirlcorinne
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Very enjoyable tour of the house. The tour guides were very informative and knew a lot of history about the Flynn family. Lovely heritage home which has been maintained to a high standard

Thank Toni S
Reviewed 10 September 2018

This house is along side the Koala Hospital and well worth a visit. Again, no cost to enter, just a box to collect any gold coins. It's a lovely old home, quite large, and the furniture and art worth are worth a look.

Thank Jenn P
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely heritage property with great information regarding the family and a historical look at their lives. House has been beautifully restored. On site with the koala hospital.

Thank Dorothy T
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We were lucky to have a personal tour of the house from an american lady volunteer who was very knowledgable of its history.

Thank david m
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Well looked after to keep the history alive.....went back to 1890s for some time.....free entry...friendly staff....interesting historical information....can visit next door Koala hospital as well.....

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Kerryn L
26 May 2017|
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Response from 307JodieS | Reviewed this property |
I can't give you any specific info but I'm sure there will be basic information on the website. You could even ring them, the staff were amazing. Maybe have some questions prepared and give them a call. At the very least... More