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Christmas Island Visitor Information Centre

Gaze Rd, Christmas Island 6798, Australia
+61 8 9164 8382
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Great resource

I know it is six months since visiting Christmas Island for a week however that will not stop me... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
Peter F
Extraordinarily helpful

I can't recommend the Centre highly enough for their friendly, knowledgeable and and helpful... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2018
2ozgypsies
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Newcastle, Australia
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Our friendly staff can assist with maps, brochures, accommodation, car hire, tours, business services, internet access and golf club hire. A visitor lounge is also available, drop in to watch our large collection of Christmas Island DVDs or join us for a coffee whilst you browse our extensive gift shop for that perfect souvenir.
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Gaze Rd, Christmas Island 6798, Australia
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

I know it is six months since visiting Christmas Island for a week however that will not stop me writing about this wonderful resource The staff are just so cheerful, nice and helpful. It was a pleasure to drop in a few times. In additional...More

2  Thank Peter F
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ChristmasIsland, Tourism Officer at Christmas Island Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Hi Peter, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a lovely review. We appreciate your feedback and are glad to hear you found our assistance helpful. We look forward to seeing you on Christmas Island again one day! :) Kind regards,...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018

I can't recommend the Centre highly enough for their friendly, knowledgeable and and helpful assistance. When planning my Christmas Island trip, reliable information seemed to be pretty scarce on the web until I found the Visitor Centre site. I subsequently made direct contact with them...More

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ChristmasIsland, Tourism Officer at Christmas Island Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Hi there! Thank you so much for taking the time to review our services. We are so pleased to hear that you find our assistance helpful. We hope you had a great trip to Christmas Island and hope to see you back here again one...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

The staff were helpful & friendly in providing as much information. It is located at a very convenient location across from the main supermarket.

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ChristmasIsland, Tourism Officer at Christmas Island Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Hello leesharon2709! Thank you for taking the time to review our services. We are so pleased to hear that you found our resources helpful. Kind regards, Izzy Bolland - Tourism Officer Christmas Island Visitor Centre.

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Reviewed 4 February 2018

very helpfull staff they had a good selection of tshirts and souvenirs we had to but clothes from them when our cases didnt turn up

Thank peachyboy1
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ChristmasIsland, Tourism Officer at Christmas Island Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Hello peachyboy1! Thank you for taking the time to review our services. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our services. Kind regards, Izzy Bolland - Tourism Officer at Christmas Island Visitor Centre.

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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

The staff at the info centre know this island back to front and all over the place!. They give you the inside view from locals that have experienced everything they tell you about. They are a small loving and close knit community that welcome travelers....More

Thank Ebony F
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ChristmasIsland, Tourism Officer at Christmas Island Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Hello Ebony! Thank you very much for taking the time to review our services. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your trip to Christmas Island and that you found our resources helpful. Kind regards, Izzy Bolland - Tourism Officer - Christmas Island...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Visited the Information Centre a couple of times, all the staff very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. Able to advise on best places to obtain essentials (as we had arrived but unfortunately our luggage hadn’t!). They advised on snorkelling tours, and made a booking for a...More

Thank Vanessa H
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ChristmasIsland, Tourism Officer at Christmas Island Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Hi Vanessa! Thank you so much for taking the time to review our services. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay on Christmas Island even without your baggage for half of it! :) Kind regards, Izzy Bolland and the Christmas Island...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

The young lady was friendly and helpful with all the information we required. Good souvenirs too. Situated close to shops and town.

Thank John G
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ChristmasIsland, Tourism Officer at Christmas Island Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Hi John, Thankyou for taking the time to write a review, We really appreciate it. Im glad you found the Visitor Centre helpful and hopefully we can welcome you back in the future. Kind regards, Lauren Taylor

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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great bunch of girls manning the centre, full of knowledge, entertainment and help. I arrived for a weeks dive trip having forgot to pack t-shirts, must ne an age thing! The staff were very helpful in suggesting attire to purchase! A great team! Mike and...More

Thank scubaozmale
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ChristmasIsland, Tourism Officer at Christmas Island Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Hi Mike and Ric! Thank you so much for the lovely review of our team! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Christmas Island Visitor Information Centre. We look forward to hopefully having you back one day! Kind regards, Izzy and...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017

During our week on Christmas Island, my wife and I visited the information centre three or four times. The staff were friendly, knowledgeable and very helpful. Our time on the island would not have been as fantastic as it was without their guidance and suggestions.

Thank Brett D
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ChristmasIsland, Tourism Officer at Christmas Island Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Hi Brett! Thank you for taking the time to review our services. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your time on the Island and that you found our service helpful. Kind regards, Izzy and the Christmas Island Tourism Information Centre Team.

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

Awesome place to source information, souvenirs, fridge magnet crabs with wiggly legs, tshirts, free posters, books, internet access. Staff are very helpful. Anything you need to know, just ask!More

1  Thank Donna P
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ChristmasIsland, Tourism Officer at Christmas Island Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Hi Donna! Thank you for taking the time to review our services. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed visiting the Visitor Centre! We always endeavor to ensure we can be as helpful as possible and we are glad you were met with this level...More

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mmervyn2017
17 December 2016|
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Response from splasch |
You can fly to Christmas Island from Perth, Western Australia on Virgin Australia Airlines twice per week (Tues/Sat) or you can fly from Garuda Indonesia on a charter flight once per week (Sat) - further details can be found... More
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Georgeandsherry
8 November 2016|
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Response from splasch |
You can fly from Jakarta to Christmas Island every Saturday on a Garuda Charter flight - you can find details in the flight and how to book on our website - select Plan Your Trip - then flights - for further info please... More
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3 May 2016|
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Response from ChristmasIsland | Property representative |
Greetings from Christmas Island.... We do recommend that visitors to the island hire a car as the terrain is quite steep, and many of the tourist destinations are only accessible via 4WD and you may wish to visit these when... More
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