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Mount Barker Visitor Centre

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Many suggestions to visit

Loads of information and suggestions for visitors to do. Big showroom full of Local products for... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
Matthew N
Nice visitor center with lots of information, books and nice souvenirs

Very good information center with friendly staff. The ladies at the center were very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2016
Sarracenia
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  • Very good33%
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  • Terrible11%
24 Mar 2018
“Many suggestions to visit”
22 May 2017
“Very frindly”
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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 25 March 2018

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

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

Thank Lee Ann H
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

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.

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

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

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

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

Reviewed 15 May 2016

We have had a great day and a half looking around Mount Barker, Coffee are beautiful. Check out the Old Police Station and Museum well worth a couple of hours.

Thank jjiseppi
Colin-MBTB, Public Relations Manager at Mount Barker Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Hi jiseppi, Thank you very much for taking the time to post a positive review of your experience :) We certainly agree about the Old Police Station Museum - it is definitely worth a visit! Kind regards Colin Molloy Mount Barker Visitor Centre

Reviewed 9 May 2016

We stopped in the visitor centre while needing some information about a local attraction in Mount Barker. It's conveniently located right along Albany Hwy, and there is ample parking right outside. We loved the building itself, which seems to be a repurposed train station building....More

Thank AlbanyRick
Colin-MBTB, Public Relations Manager at Mount Barker Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Hi Albany Rick Thank you very much for taking the time to post a positive review of your experience :). 2016 was a very long and cold winter and you are right - it was very quiet at that time (we think people were hibernating...More

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