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West Coast Visitor Information Centre

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Address: The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
Phone Number: +61 3 6472 6800
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This excellent tourist center gives you a dose of local history and helps...

This excellent tourist center gives you a dose of local history and helps direct you to the options you have for exploring the area, including scenic flights, harbor cruises and train rides.

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US$75.58*
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Bonnet Island Wildlife Cruise from Strahan
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Exceedingly helpful and pleasant staff

Exceedingly helpful and pleasant staff provided instant up to date status of all vacancies and costs of accommodation, made phone calls and booked us in to a suitable place.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Jockaboy
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Melbourne
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Melbourne
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Exceedingly helpful and pleasant staff provided instant up to date status of all vacancies and costs of accommodation, made phone calls and booked us in to a suitable place.

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Thank Jockaboy
Sydney, Australia
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163 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff are friendly, helpful, knowledgeable and patient. We contacted them before our trip and then again while we were in town. A very valuable resource.

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Thank Roger D
Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I first heard about the play The Ship That Never Was at 3:00 pm. That same evening I was in fits of laughter viewing the play. Thanks for the recommendations to see the Ocean Beach and The Ship That Never Was in my short stopover in Strahan.

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Thank Linda C
Rochester, Kent
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had several occasions to visit the information centre. We were assisted each time by a lovely lady called Rachael. So much information in that centre and nothing was too much trouble. We wanted to go to a local restaurant that required booking, I said as we had uk mobiles we would find a local telephone box, I didn't need... More 

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Thank Sally D
Bribie Island, Australia
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17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent I formation. We asked for help booking a room for 2 nights and tickets for the Gordon river cruise. Rebecca assisted wonderfully well.

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Thank northalaskachris
Hobart, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Rachael was great - we were after info on the most reasonably priced place to stay, and Rachael was able to organise for us to stay at Harbour Views, which was just such a fantastic little place - very happy with your choice Rachael! you were very helpful, and tolerant of my talking - don't worry, most of Tasmania are... More 

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Travelers Rest, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Very good information, help with room booking and tickets for The Ship that never was. The exhibition is also very nice, a bit run down unfortunately and a lot of text, but take your time!

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Thank Carl C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Just needed some direction and they were great. Very helpful. Gave info about a range of available tours and prices.

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Thank Jeanette M
Bowral, Australia
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

When planning our trip to the West Coast I rang and found the woman I spoke to very helpful, informative and friendly.

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Thank mareecrosbie
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15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff up for a chat and happy to answer lots of questions. Had positive comments for everywhere mentioned in Tassie and offered a number of things to do and see .

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Thank Bronni66

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