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Dongara - Port Denison Visitors Centre

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Staff very friendly and helpful. Details of where to go and information was interesting and if you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Vivien G
We got what we wanted at an info centre

We attended the info centre to get a sticker for our camper trailer (family tradition) and got what... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Mark W
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Here at the Dongara - Port Denison Visitors Centre, our staff are here to help give visitors who stay in the Shire of Irwin a rewarding experience. We stock brochures on places to stay, things to see and do, maps and souvenirs. The Visitor Centre is...more
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9 Waldeck St, Dongara, Western Australia 6525, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff very friendly and helpful. Details of where to go and information was interesting and if you are wanting souvenirs the is a very good choice. Maps were shown and how to get to destination.

Thank Vivien G
DongaraPortDenison, Manager at Dongara - Port Denison Visitors Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Vivien for your kind words. We are always happy to help tourists as much as we can and glad you found the information you required.

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We attended the info centre to get a sticker for our camper trailer (family tradition) and got what we needed. It's in a neat building with parking out the front.

Thank Mark W
DongaraPortDenison, Manager at Dongara - Port Denison Visitors Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Good morning Mark Always happy to help tourists in our beautiful heritage building. We hope to see you again sometime in Dongara - Port Denison. Thanks for calling in.

Reviewed 24 September 2018

Make sure this is your first stop. Beautiful old building, but full of information for your stay in Dongara

Thank voyagermarquis
DongaraPortDenison, Manager at Dongara - Port Denison Visitors Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you for you positive feedback. We are glad that we were able to help and that you enjoyed your stay in Dongara/Port Denison.

Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

What a great initiative by the shire tourism department to have a free camp right in the heart of Dongara next to the footy ground (with a dump point). It meant we had money in our travel budget which we spent at the bakery in...More

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DongaraPortDenison, Front Office Manager at Dongara - Port Denison Visitors Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Thank you so much for your positive review! It's fantastic to hear that you made use of our free overnight rest area, we hope you enjoyed your stay in Dongara Port Denison and hope to see you again one day!

Reviewed 22 August 2018

Visited centre and got little interaction from a young staff member- just a hello and a nod when I walked in. I was basically left to look myself- no one else there when I arrived. I noticed she gave same response to each visitor when...More

Thank Myfanwyfood
DongaraPortDenison, Manager at Dongara - Port Denison Visitors Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you for your feed back. We are very disappointed and apologetic that you had this experience in our Visitors Centre. We value our customers and expect a high level of customer service from our staff. This issue will be bought to the Customer Service...More

Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We dropped into the information center to enquire about what to do in Dongara. We decided to do the Heritage Walk, about 4 1/2 hour walk around the townsite and highlighting 28 heritage buildings. The ladies were very helpful and able to offer suggestions of...More

Thank michelle t
DongaraPortDenison, Manager at Dongara - Port Denison Visitors Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

Thank you Michelle for your kind words and we are glad you enjoyed your walk. Look forward to seeing you back in Dongara again.

Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

The visitors centre has many things on offer, they house the public library!!! They book bus tickets etc!! They motor vehicle registration and drivers license renewal and testing!! They have a lot of pamphlets on Western Australia and offer lots of accomodation for the area...More

Thank Karen L
DongaraPortDenison, Front Office Manager at Dongara - Port Denison Visitors Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Thank you Karen for your kind words. We hope to see your again in the future.

Reviewed 23 May 2018

We called in as we were unable to find the tin soldiers. The 2 ladies at the counter were very helpful and gave us a map (unfortunately they weren't marked on it) but explained how to get there.

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DongaraPortDenison, Front Office Manager at Dongara - Port Denison Visitors Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Hi Sandy Thank you so much for your positive review. I hope your visit to our twin towns was enjoyable. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Part of library building , usual collection of free brochures and reasonably priced guides. Helpful staff provided free map and details of various walks around the area. Good place to call in first to make the most of a visit to the town

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DongaraPortDenison, General Manager at Dongara - Port Denison Visitors Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Thank you for your review, we hope that you enjoyed your stay in Dongara Port Denison.

Reviewed 21 September 2017

Staff know the area and are very capable in assisting tourists. Definitely recommended as a first stop. Centre is full stocked with reading material.

Thank Charles J
DongaraPortDenison, Manager at Dongara - Port Denison Visitors Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you very much Charles for your positive review.

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Hi Janet, yes there is the Dongara Denison Beach Holiday Park which is a Big 4 park.
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Thank you very much for your kind enquiry about Dongara-Port Denison shopping and dining. Dining in Dongara-Port Denison offers everything from fish & chips, vegetarian meals, a coffee and cake on the beach, Asian cuisine... More
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