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Walcha Visitor Information Centre

29W Fitzroy St, Walcha, New South Wales 2354, Australia
+61 2 6774 2460
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Welcoming and knowledgeable

I was greeted by a volunteer who is obviously very passionate about her area. She was eager to... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Nikki R
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Great support at the Visitor Centre

Called in here on our first day in Walcha - good move. The staff were most helpful, providing maps... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
Halcyon702
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The Walcha Visitor Information Centre is open seven days a week, staffed with friendly informative staff during the week and volunteers on weekends and public holidays (only closed if unable to staff however, rarely closed). The Walcha Visitor Information Centre often receives comments and compliments on the service received, as well as the quantity of maps and information available to the customer. Walcha Visitor Information Centre offers FREE Loan-a-Bikes to visitors to discover the town. The Centre stocks brochures for surrounding areas and local brochures for the National Parks, Open Air Gallery, Pioneer Cottage and Museum, Walking Tour of Historical Buildings, Walcha Fishing Brochure, local Scenic Drives, Langford Homestead, local accommodation and eateries and much more. Walcha offers great cafes, pubs and accommodation options, as well as art galleries, and antiques, craft and boutique stores. Walcha is located in the New England High Country, in northern NSW, on the cross roads of the Thunderbolts Way and Oxley Highway.
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1 Apr 2018
“Welcoming and knowledgeable”
25 Mar 2018
“Great support at the Visitor Centre”
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29W Fitzroy St, Walcha, New South Wales 2354, Australia
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+61 2 6774 2460
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I was greeted by a volunteer who is obviously very passionate about her area. She was eager to share her local knowledge in a non-intrusive manner. The VIC has a wide arrange of brochures and maps.

Thank Nikki R
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Called in here on our first day in Walcha - good move. The staff were most helpful, providing maps and guidance on local attractions. Could not fault the friendly advice given. Thank you for the great support.

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

Popped in to get maps and information, lady that was on was very informative..about road conditions and best palcs to visit

Thank Glenda d
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Awesome place, all you need to know, staff are super helpful! Free hire of push bikes and a slider with helmets supplied! All accomodation around the town in one easy flier Taxi numbers etc supplied All the answers in one place Thumbs up Walcha

Thank Queen-Jean-17
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Since our last visit the information centre had moved their location. It is now in much bigger premises next to the Walcha Motel. We went in there to find out information on things to do in the area. The lady gave us quite an array...More

Thank Anita T
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

The tourist info centre has relocated just down the road near the motel. The Staff here are helpful & friendly & happy to give advice, For a small town, the Information Centre is well stocked with brochures for not only the surrounding areas but state...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

Extremely helpful staff member spent time asking about our interests and capabilities including the vehicle we were driving before making very good suggestions. Thank you.

Thank HAMACT
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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

The volunteer on duty was friendly and helpful. She went out of her way to assist. We had a lovely chat. The range of brochures was excellent for local and surrounding areas. The wall map was very useful.

Thank Bartled57
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

The Information Centre was my first stop in Walcha and allowed me to make the most of my few days there.The Volunteer staffing the Centre at the weekend was very well informed and very friendly.

Thank David K
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Reviewed 13 January 2017

Visited the information office to find suitable places to visit suitable for my disabled wife, The young lady in there very helpful and gave us a lot of information that was relevant to what we could see and do. Later in the day we received...More

Thank Colinsrp
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