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Dog On The Tucker Box

Snake Gully | Hume Highway, Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
+61 400 373 231
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Good burger.... milkshake needs some work

I’m sure this place has kicked on with Oliver’s moving next door. Good burgers reasonable prices... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Gary B
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Victoria, Australia
via mobile
So Naff Its Good!

The Dog on The Tuckerbox is exactly what it says on the tin. It's a ststue of a little dog sitting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bozeman-Dublin
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Dublin, Ireland
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good38%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“aussie icon” (14 reviews)
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Snake Gully | Hume Highway, Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
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+61 400 373 231
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’m sure this place has kicked on with Oliver’s moving next door. Good burgers reasonable prices milkshakes could be improved with addition of cold milk and being made with a ‘bit more love’.

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Dog on The Tuckerbox is exactly what it says on the tin. It's a ststue of a little dog sitting on a lunchbox. It is gloriously naff but we loved it. It is such a quirky and strange attraction that you've just got to...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its an icon you just have to stop off at on a road trip down the Hume. The dog is only tiny, compared to other site such as the big merino, but its a great novelty. There is a shop next door that supposedly sells...More

Thank DCB95
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Over the last twenty years we have stopped off at this tourist stop over, where "The Dog Sits on The Tucker Box, Five Miles from Gundagai." We saw it in it's prime, where the Cafe was a pleasure to visit, sadly of late after three...More

Thank Garry and Colle... O
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

The Dog on the Tucker box is a great spot to enjoy a break when your journey takes you along the Hume Highway. There must be millions of photos of family groups showing their delight at being a tiny part of the famous dog's history....More

Thank b0ris2
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

What a let down how could the iconic dog on the tuckerbox be left in such a rundown condition. The water surrounding the dog is filthy. The surroinding gardens are non existent, so speak. Wonderful stories about the dog on the tu tucker box have...More

2  Thank elaine d
Reviewed 18 October 2017

I love this dog. Not that I’m a dog person. But I love that it has become iconic and attracts many visitors. It might do to know the traditional ballad before you arrive though - and have low expectations. Quick lower them now. The surrounding...More

Thank Jo V
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Not sure what the last sook is on about, we loved this as a place to stop. Next to the highway, a couple of options for food- none of which was overpriced. We ate at the cafe across the road and it was brilliant. Toilets...More

Thank zuzzles
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Felt this was a 'must see' as we were passing through. However, very upset with it. The dog and tucker box sits in a little pond or fountain that is filthy. Water is green, stagnant and smelly. Place overall is like a dump site and...More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely and so special to see it. The property around the dog is fun to walk around. The cafe provides a nice stop for food

Thank redsoniaa
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