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Timbertown Wauchope

Oxley Highway, Wauchope, New South Wales 2446, Australia
+61 2 6586 1940
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A great look into our local history

This is a wonderful open air museum. The star attractions are the fully operational steam railway... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Sydney, Australia
What a terrific experience

Visited with my two boys (10/11yrs) and enjoyed what is a really delightful display of Australian... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Roma, Australia
via mobile
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“steam train” (71 reviews)
“train ride” (27 reviews)
“bullock team” (46 reviews)
Oxley Highway, Wauchope, New South Wales 2446, Australia
+61 2 6586 1940
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is a wonderful open air museum. The star attractions are the fully operational steam railway, the working bullock display, horse drawn carriage ride, steam driver timber mill and the live blacksmith display. Plenty of room for the family with exceptional helpful and friendly staff...More

Thank PhilK049
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Visited with my two boys (10/11yrs) and enjoyed what is a really delightful display of Australian history. Terrific buildings and displays which have the bonus value of being from local places nearby with known histories. Very well done with the kids loving the steam train,...More

Thank seb7701
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Well it has certainly gone down hill since we last visited several years ago. It was very run down and looked like it could do with some serious TLC and money spent fixing up lots of buildings and reopening all those that are now boarded...More

1  Thank Kerrie O
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We headed to Timbertown during a stay at Port Macquarie. Love the historic nature of this place. Especially liked showing our son how things were pre Electricity etc. Steam train ride was cute, Horse and cart ride was great fun. Seems little care is taken...More

Thank Issak1510
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Spent a day here and really enjoyed it. Our extended family ranged from 14 years to 70 years and there was something for everyone. The bullock driver and his 'boys' were very interesting and entertaining. You could tell he really lives it. The blacksmith was...More

Thank Kellie D
Reviewed 29 September 2017

After travelling some distance to get here, I was extremely upset to be faced with a newly painted, prominent Timbertown sign in the LGBTQ rainbow colours. I was upset that the business owners would rather make this political statement than care about the feelings and...More

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Having never been to this place we were wondering what it would be like, for older people to see. The cost is minimal. and the enjoyment was really great. Soon after arriving, we went on the train ride, Quite cute, and kids would love it...More

Thank Jenn P
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Like walking back to 1800s. All staff were friendly and informative. Watching an actual bullock team work was a highlight.

Thank Ron O
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

About 30 years ago, when we used to live in the area we would take our visitors (of which there many) to Timbertown for a great day out. So when I was here for a couple of days on holiday we took a nostalgic trip...More

Thank Yindii
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We had a good time at Timertown. Great for Children to learn how things were like in the past. It is easy to walk around or your can take a Horse & Carriage ride. My Dad enjoyed the steam train ride , around the park....More

Thank Carol W
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21 March 2015|
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Response from kiwikindl | Reviewed this property |
$24.50 for an adult, I think under 2 years old is free.