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Bunbury Visitor Centre

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Address: Carmody Place | Old Railway Station, Bunbury, Western Australia 6230, Australia
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The Bunbury Visitor Centre is situated in the Old Railway Station, Haley...

The Bunbury Visitor Centre is situated in the Old Railway Station, Haley Street, Bunbury and is open 7 days a week. 9am to 5pm Mondays to Fridays. 9.30am to 4.30pm on Saturdays and 10am to 2pm on Sundays and Public Holidays. The Visitor Centre is closed Good Friday and Christmas Day. The friendly staff can help you with information on tourist attractions in Bunbury Geographe Region and the South West or if you require accommodation and or tour bookings, the Visitor Centre offer a free booking service. Visit the Working Life Heritage Trail hub while inside the Visitor Centre, this free attraction gives you an insight into days gone by, but also some are still operating today. Experience the free guided walk tours operating on Wednesday (1 hour walk) and Friday mornings(2 hours walk). Both walks are weather dependent, or just enjoy playing a game of chess with the giant chess pieces while admiring the views of the Leschenault Inlet.

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Fantastic staff

Went in to find out where our motel was and what to do in the area. Staff were fantastically helpful, nothing was too much trouble and we came out delighted at having been given... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
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Castletown, United Kingdom
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Castletown, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Went in to find out where our motel was and what to do in the area. Staff were fantastically helpful, nothing was too much trouble and we came out delighted at having been given so many different ideas of things to do while in the area.

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Thank Anne B
BunburyVC, Manager at Bunbury Visitor Centre, responded to this review

Thank you taking the time to review the Bunbury Visitor Centre and that our staff assisted you with ideas and information on the many attractions of the area. We hope you enjoyed your stay in the South West of Western Australia. More 

Lismore, Australia
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45 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We went in there after some information, the staff member was great, With an unreal knowledge of the local area.

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Thank John H
BunburyVC, Manager at Bunbury Visitor Centre, responded to this review

Thank you John for reviewing the Bunbury Visitor Centre and that you found our staff helpful and informative. We hope you enjoyed your visit to the Bunbury Geographe region. More 

Bunbury, Australia
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70 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This should be a must visit if you are visiting Bunbury. It is well stocked, well run and well worth the visit.

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Thank John B
BunburyVC, Manager at Bunbury Visitor Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind and positive feedback. The staff strive for excellence in customer service and looking after all our visitors to the Centre. More 

Perth, Western Australia
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51 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Very pleasant to pop in and have a poke around. The ladies were very informative and helpful with maps, highlighting where we needed to go.

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Thank leece33
BunburyVC, Manager at Bunbury Visitor Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Bunbury Visitor Centre and that our staff were informative and assisted you with information and maps. We hope you enjoyed visiting Bunbury and the surrounding region. More 

Perth, Australia
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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I dropped into the visitor centre & was greeted by 2 happy, helpful, knowledgeable ladies. The one that took care of me gave me all the info I needed for Bunbury, then gave me a map of how to get to Walpole & highlighted the best route to drive there. Great customer service, thankyou ladies !

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Thank Sueleeming
BunburyVC, Manager at Bunbury Visitor Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments on the staff. We endeavour to assist everyone with great customer service. We hope you enjoyed visiting Bunbury and the South West of Western Australia. More 

Albany, Western Australia
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31 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We were only in Bunbury for 1 day, we had dropped some visiting friends at the Dolphin centre so we walked along the beach then across the park to the visitor centre which is in a nice old building. They have lots of brochures on not only Bunbury but the whole South West, the friendly staff member saw us picking... More 

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Thank ferrellius
BunburyVC, Manager at Bunbury Visitor Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive feedback on the Bunbury Visitor Centre and its location, and we hope that you enjoyed visiting Bunbury and the South West region. More 

Perth, Australia
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314 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Helpful centre. Lots to do in Bunbury. The only tourist centre in. WA where you have to pay to park! It puts us off stopping off for coffees, lunches etc in Bunbury as you have to find meter coins.

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Thank Fosseboy
BunburyVC, Manager at Bunbury Visitor Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and we are glad that you found the staff helpful with information on attractions. The Bunbury Visitor Centre has free parking for both cars and caravans. The car park is situated on the west side (bus station side) of the building and the caravan parking is situated on the east side of the building. Street... More 

Australia
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361 reviews
241 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016

The ladies inside genuinely care and want to help, it was nice dealing with them, their directions are clear

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Thank vicpk
BunburyVC, Manager at Bunbury Visitor Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Bunbury Visitor Centre and that you found our staff helpful with your enquiries. More 

Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Philippines
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115 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Great place to go for help and advice where the staff do their best to assist and advise you Based at the bus station with routes to Perth and the SW Tickets for longer coach journeys are available there Small museum there as well

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Willunga, Australia
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223 reviews
94 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

The visitor centre is located in the old railway centre which is nice. The staff were very friendly and helpful - plenty of material on Bunbury and other places in WA.

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Thank Mark S
BunburyVC, Manager at Bunbury Visitor Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Bunbury Visitor Centre and that you found our staff friendly and helpful with information on Bunbury. More 

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