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We had a great visit to the Pioneer settlement. The 3 ladies of our groupd had a picture taken in... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2012
Abbotsford, Canada
Excellent Value

The Pioneer Settlement Package of the Sound and Light Show, Boat trip on the Murray River and the... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2012
Melbourne, Australia
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Monash Drive, Swan Hill, Victoria 3585, Australia
+61 3 5036 2410
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Reviewed 23 May 2012

We had a great visit to the Pioneer settlement. The 3 ladies of our groupd had a picture taken in old style clothes for $5 each and the volunteer attendant dressed us all up, including accessories and then took pictures with our camera for us....More

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Reviewed 15 May 2012

The Pioneer Settlement Package of the Sound and Light Show, Boat trip on the Murray River and the historical buildings of old Swan Hill are great for people of all ages.

Reviewed 18 April 2012

The ladies in the cafe are great and make the best ever cakes. It's a must

1  Thank Angew2215
Reviewed 13 February 2012

Next to the river, it is a great place to take a leisurely stroll.

1  Thank ShazaM_11
Reviewed 25 January 2012

A great place to have a walk around especially in the morning and travel back to the "Olden Days". Different things to look at and do. As mentioned it is a smaller version of Sovereigh Hill, would take about 2-3 hrs to see everything. Good...More

Thank Suzan5
Reviewed 6 January 2012

I visited Pioneer Settlement with my daughter we thoroughly enjoyed the horse carriage & car ride through the township.

1  Thank JimandMariaMelbourne
Reviewed 29 November 2011

Liked the attention to detail in each of the stores in the village, the free rides in a 1927 Dodge and a horsedrawn omnibus. Friendly staff, live country band on a Sunday using tradtional instruments. A worthwhile trip along the Murray River on a fully...More

3  Thank dreamz42
Reviewed 23 November 2011

Great attraction. We also did the night tour but not as spectacular as other sound and light tour. The vintage car driver was very friendly. Great to learn about history and the past.

1  Thank Rinster2211
Reviewed 7 November 2011

After all these years of saying NO Im not going there - I went back. I was subjected to yearly visits to the settlement as a child - I guess it does wear thin after awhile. BUT my partner pleaded to be taken there on...More

1  Thank LollyLaura
Reviewed 21 October 2011

Did the entire package here! The day was good, would be better during school holiday's when there is more activity happening but still worth a visit outside of this time. I was stuck with 2 school groups on the same day so this made it...More

2  Thank pink_sar8
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Monika S
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Response from Jess W | Property representative |
Yes alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages available.
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Response from Sam4301 | Reviewed this property |
The show starts in the cafe with a slide show then a walk in the dark with dull lights leading the way. There is the theatre with seats (wooden) it holds around 100-150 people. The walk could upset someone that doesn’t like... More
Diane B
2 August 2017|
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Response from Danny L | Reviewed this property |
I think so but give them a call