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Kalgoorlie Boulder Audio Walking Tour

Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Western Australia 6430, Australia
+61 8 9021 1966
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Walking tour of Kalgoorlie

I can thoroughly recommend other visitors to take advantage of this self-paced audio tour. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Maura M
Kalgoorlie/Boulder self-guided audio walking tour

We thoroughly enjoyed the interesting and informative audio tour, particularly the personal stories... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Roandal
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Kelowna, Canada
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Spend the day in the footsteps of our forefathers. The Kalgoorlie Boulder Audio Walking Tour encompasses more than 50 different sites in and around the Kalgoorlie and Boulder CBDs, including Heritage Buildings and Hotels, the WA School of Mines, Statues, WA Museum, Town Halls, the Questa Casa Bordello, the Super Pit Lookout, the Metropole Hotel, the Loopline Museum and Information Centre and much more!
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“own pace” (7 reviews)
“self guided” (4 reviews)
“three nights” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Western Australia 6430, Australia
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+61 8 9021 1966
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can thoroughly recommend other visitors to take advantage of this self-paced audio tour. The extremely helpful staff set us up with a spare set in case of battery failure and tips for the best way of viewing sights and we were away. It's very...More

Thank Maura M
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General M, General Manager at Kalgoorlie Boulder Audio Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Maura, thanks so much for your review and we are so pleased to hear the staff were very helpful! The Visitor Centre is open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday, 9am to 2pm Saturday and 9am to 1pm on Sundays. You may have tried...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed the interesting and informative audio tour, particularly the personal stories narrated by local residents. The audio set was easy to use and we walked around Kalgoorlie in the morning for about 2 hours and Boulder after lunch for an hour or so....More

Thank Roandal
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General M, Guest Relations Manager at Kalgoorlie Boulder Audio Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks very much for your review Roandal and apologies for the relay in responding. We are pleased that you enjoyed your Audio Tour and that the Visitor Centre staff were helpful.

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Reviewed 21 March 2018

My 15 year old and I enjoyed 3.5 hours of walking the streets of Kalgoorlie and Boulder listening to the audio tour explaining the old buildings. It was great value - if you share a headset it only costs $15.00 or $20 for 2 sets....More

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General M, General Manager at Kalgoorlie Boulder Audio Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks very much for taking the time to provide a review grahamteenapaul and apologies for the delay in responding. We are glad your enjoyed the audio tour and thanks for the suggestion of a shorter tour. We could look into that.

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Reviewed 17 November 2017

We really enjoyed strolling around both Kalgoorlie and Boulder and learning a little about the places and their history. You have the guides for 24 hours so we split our tour over 2 days. There are some good photo opportunities. Staff at the information centre...More

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General M, General Manager at Kalgoorlie Boulder Audio Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Hi Steve, thanks so much for the review. We are extremely pleased that you enjoyed your stay in Kalgoorlie Boulder and that the staff were able to help. See you next time.

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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the walking tour and would recommend it to anyone visiting who wants to get a sense of Kalgoorlie Boulder. It provided an interesting history of the historic sites. The staff at the Tourist Information centre were very helpful. Our only regret is that...More

Thank Ian F
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General M, General Manager at Kalgoorlie Boulder Audio Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Hi Ian, thanks so much for your review and we are so pleased to hear the staff were very helpful! We look forward to seeing you back in Kalgoorlie Boulder soon!

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

You have the audio set for 24hours so you can replay at your leisure. We did Kalgoorlie the first day, then by listening to the audio at home, decided which to do in Boulder the following morning. We ended up doing all.

Thank Chrissy233
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General M, General Manager at Kalgoorlie Boulder Audio Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Hi Chrissy233, thanks a million for your review. So pleased to hear you enjoyed the tour!

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

We had an ear piece each and broke our tour with a lunch break and coffee. It was a great way to see and hear the history of the area.

Thank Hugh C
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General M, General Manager at Kalgoorlie Boulder Audio Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Hi Hugh! What a great tip to break the tour up by having a lunch break at one of the many great places in the CBD. Thanks for your review!

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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I recommend the self guided walking tour of Boulder and Kalgoorlie. The buildings are lovely and the audio handset easy to use, very sturdy and reliable. The only disappointment was that the Boulder town hall was only accessible at 2 open times per week and...More

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General M, General Manager at Kalgoorlie Boulder Audio Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Hi lburns57, thanks so much for the review! Sorry to hear you couldn't visit the Boulder Town Hall. You must book another holiday to come back!

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Highly recommended. Takes you through the towns of both Kalgoorlie (couple of hours), and Boulder (about an hour), as well as other places like the super Pit, etc... if you have a vehicle. Even if you don't, the information is wonderfully presented. Loved the additional...More

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General M, General Manager at Kalgoorlie Boulder Audio Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Hi Tamaletown, thanks for the raving review, it's greatly appreciated! We are so pleased to hear that hiring the headset for 24 hours is helpful. After all, there is so much to see in this wonderful City!

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

My husband and I visited Kalgoorlie last April and did most of our sightseeing by foot which I would recommend - so much to look at just in Hannan St. We did audio tour which gave us a sense of history of the place. We...More

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Jessica S, General Manager at Kalgoorlie Boulder Audio Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Thanks so much for the review, we're so pleased you enjoyed our City! If you ever make it back please come see us again! Thanks

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