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Mount Barker Visitor Centre

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Friendly and Informative

Certainly worth a stop here if passing through and need to obtain the local leaflets. Colin on duty... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nigel H
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Perth, Australia
Friendly and Helpful

We visited the Centre to seek directions to St. Werburgh's Chapel and the lady present was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dan L
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Bunbury, Australia
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“Friendly and Informative”
2 weeks ago
“Friendly and Helpful”
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The Mount Barker Visitor Centre is the "shop front" of the Mount Barker Tourist Bureau (Inc), a fully accredited tourism business. Both the Mount Barker Tourist Bureau and our Visitor Centre are autonomous and self funded. We rely on the essential...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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622 Albany Highway | Unit 6 Old Railway Station Building, Mount Barker, Western Australia 6324, Australia
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+61 8 9851 1163
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Certainly worth a stop here if passing through and need to obtain the local leaflets. Colin on duty when we visited was extremely helpful. In the old railway station, display of the local railway connection, lots of information and local purchases. Toilets available. Free parking,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Centre to seek directions to St. Werburgh's Chapel and the lady present was welcoming, friendly and with a wealth of information and advice on attractions in the district. The Centre has an excellent variety of crafts and souvenirs at reasonable prices, and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dan L
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Staff were very helpful. Pointed us in the direction of some top spots in around the township. The chapel st wersburgh i think is well worth the drive

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 562bertp
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Loads of information and suggestions for visitors to do. Big showroom full of Local products for sale also

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Matthew N
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I am a guide dog user. There was a beautiful lady named Tegan on the day I went in. I was unwell after a fall, Tegan was an amazing lady. Called an ambulance for me and gave me her personal number to pick me up...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank kcrox11
Colin M, President at Mount Barker Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Hi Lee Ann, We are sorry to here about your fall and very glad that you are ok. Teagan is a great example of our wonderful volunteers who really care about those they come in contact with and service. We are very pleased that, with...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

We have found all the western Australia information centres to be really good and this one was no exception. The lady volunteer we spoke to gave us lots of really interesting information not just about the local area but (unrequested) advice on the route to...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank MoroccoMad
Colin-MBTB, President - Mount Barker Tourist Bureau at Mount Barker Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Hi "sohelpfull" Great that you find our WA Visitor Centres really good including ours and that our attended was so helpful which is one of our main aims. Thank you also for the full five stars! :)

Reviewed 3 November 2016

Very good information center with friendly staff. The ladies at the center were very friendly and provided lots of advise and information. There were some nice souvenirs and books and brochures about the area. A good place to stop and get information about the area.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Sarracenia
Colin-MBTB, Public Relations Manager at Mount Barker Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Hi Sarracenia Thank you very much for taking the time to post a positive review of your experience :) Kind regards Colin Molloy Mount Barker Visitor Centre

Reviewed 14 October 2016

I rang to ask where to go for dinner in Mt Barker. The guy at the end of the phone suggested the Plantagenet Hotel. That was it - no other recommendations. I rang the Plantagenet and after poor service (another story for another review), rang...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Renata W
Colin-MBTB, Public Relations Manager at Mount Barker Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Hi Renata Please accept our apologies for not responding earlier and thank you for taking the time to add your comments. We are sorry that your experience was disappointing. The Mount Barker Tourist Bureau, together with our "shop front", the Mount Barker Visitor Centre, are...More

Reviewed 13 October 2016

Don't miss this area of Mt Barker lots to do and places to see. The hills and the wine area have a lot of places to see and visit and the people are very friendly and helpfull highly recommended

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank AlKendenup
Colin-MBTB, Public Relations Manager at Mount Barker Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Hi Al, Thank you the great wrap, we totally agree with you as to being a great tourism destination! :) Kind regards Colin Molloy Mount Barker Visitor Centre

Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

My goodness what a wonderful asset this centre and the man who was there to offer frienfly information amazing place

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank sassy713
Colin-MBTB, Public Relations Manager at Mount Barker Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Hi sassy Thank you very much for taking the time to post a positive review of your experience :) Yes, we are very proud of our heritage building. Kind regards Colin Molloy Mount Barker Visitor Centre

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