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Ipswich Visitor Information Centre

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Popped in here as we entered Ipswich for the first time, hoping just to pick up a map and a few... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kittenvintage
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Mackay, Australia
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Excellent friendly service....a must-stop for Ipswich visitors....and locals too!

I have been to this centre a few times now and the excellent service is consistent. Yesterday I... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Chrissy535
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Brisbane, Australia
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This accredited Visitor Information Centre offers a one stop shop for travel information including maps, brochures, and itineraries. Staffed by skilled and knowledgeable locals, the Centre offers a free booking service for accommodation and tours, a...more
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14 Queen Victoria Parade | Queens Park, Ipswich, Queensland 4305, Australia
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+61 7 3281 0555
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here as we entered Ipswich for the first time, hoping just to pick up a map and a few brochures. Glad we did...a lovely lady offered help straight away and pointed out a few things to do on our first afternoon (including Queens...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

I have been to this centre a few times now and the excellent service is consistent. Yesterday I took two guests to the centre to have a short break on their Ipswich and surrounds tour. As always the service was impeccable, but what was really...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2018

From the time of booking my tickets till I got off the bus yesterday the staff from the Ipswich Visitor Information Centre made the day very memorable. The ladies that organized the trip where very helpful and on arrival and boarding of the bus we...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Housed in Queens Park this information centre is very attractive and accessible. It has information for locals and tourists alike with everything from local brochures and maps to local hand made souvenirs. Friendly local knowledge staff and as a local I was able to find...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

We were looking for a map to help us get to Ivory's Rock conference centre near Peak Crossing and the ladies were extremely helpful, including showing us the location on a computer screen. They were knowledgeable and enthusiastic about current developments at Ivory's Rock, which...More

Thank Gail G
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I visited the Visitors Centre in Ipswich a couple of times, and on both occasions found them extreamly helpful. The second time was to book a camp site for the night and they went out of their way to help me, even printing off the...More

Thank Lynn H
DiscoverIpswich, Manager at Ipswich Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you for your review. We aim to give visitors and locals a welcoming and positive experience every time. Assisting with accommodation, places to visit and things to do is what we do best - We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Very helpful. As new resident to region, very good resource. Helpful & friendly staff. ICC has been great with information about the region, and some activities. Other Councils where we lived previously could learn from them.

Thank Tony R
DiscoverIpswich, Manager at Ipswich Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Welcome to beautiful Ipswich, I'm glad our friendly staff and volunteers were able to assist you with useful information and suggestions to enjoy as a new resident. We look forward to seeing you again once you're ready to explore more.

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

A bus tour to the oldest provincial city in Queensland ( 1 hour plus from the Gold Coast) proved amazing! The city of Ipswich ( 200,000 ) was built on the back of the coal mining industry and railways around 1842. Beautiful heritage homes 🏡...More

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DiscoverIpswich, Manager at Ipswich Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you for the informative review and positive experience you had in Ipswich. Only 1 hour to Ipswich from the Gold Coast and only 30 minutes from Brisbane. What a great day trip!

Reviewed 23 May 2017

So pleased we called in -the staff were amazingly helpful and friendly - gave us some good recommendations for dining out and photography spots - thank you team!

Thank Deborah S
DiscoverIpswich, Manager at Ipswich Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thanks for a great review Deborah - we would love to see some of your photographs.

Reviewed 3 May 2017

i wanted a map of the city to find 3 places of interest. the place was like a funeral parlour Lifeless. I did have a warm coffee.

Thank Francis D
DiscoverIpswich, Manager at Ipswich Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Hi Francis, Most customers love the rare times we are quiet as it gives the volunteers time to fulfill your needs. I'm glad we could help you with a cup of coffee and the map you were after. Melissa Visitor Centre Coordinator

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