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Central Highlands Visitor Information Centre

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A great setup.

Very helpful staff. A wonderful complex. Maybe the old home should have been opened to go... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lappa1
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Cairns, Australia
Friendliest people around

I was met by a man named John, and what a pleasant man he is ! If ever you need to know anything... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
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3 Clermont Street, Emerald, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4982 4142
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very helpful staff. A wonderful complex. Maybe the old home should have been opened to go through. The path to the Sunflower painting was very interesting.

Thank lappa1
Reviewed 11 June 2018

I was met by a man named John, and what a pleasant man he is ! If ever you need to know anything about everything in and around Emerald, just pay these friendly people a visit. John told me so many things I didn't know,...More

Thank Hardusd7
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The staff in the information centre are very informative about Emerald & its surrounding Gem fields. The Large painting of the sunflower is located in the park behind the centre. There is also a small old village that has been relocated, unfortunately it is not...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 29 May 2018

It always amazes me that these places are staffed I believe by volunteers who give freely of their time and knowledge.We met a particularly helpful man who went the extra yard to help prioritise the the things we should do with our limited time

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Visited twice for local info - both ladies where very helpful and had the information I was looking for - Gold Star

Thank digirolz
Reviewed 28 March 2018

This is a great place to stop in if you are visiting Emerald or the Central Highlands area. They have a ton of maps, brochures and pamphlets that are free and will highlight what to do and see in the area, they even have stuff...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The volunteers at the centre are extremely knowledgeable and go out of their way to ensure that visitors have a great time while in Emerald.

Thank shazzanorman
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We visited here to help us determine what local features to visit. We then sought assistance to determine the best route to proceed. The lady in attendance was most helpful, providing great information backed up by suitable promotional material on the region and the areas...More

1  Thank BarneyAdv
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Great people with all the info on what to do and see around the central highlands. Easy to park and located beside some tourist features.

1  Thank Ian F
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Definitely make this your first stop when arriving in Emerald! The staff here are passionate about their town and only too happy to give you a map highlighted with the places of interest along with little maps of the Botanic Gardens and other points of...More

Thank Dianne J
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Sue W
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Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
Sure is... take the Gregory Hwy then turn off onto the Peak Downs Hwy... it's a sealed highway all the way through. Also a lot quicker than going via Rockhampton.
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