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Stunning theatre

Went to the movies here. Theatre has been fully restored since 2011 flood to its original art deco... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Charlton, Australia
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Wonderful, timeless, memories, history. Not many left but a small group of people have done a great... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Maree H
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6 Aug 2018
“Stunning theatre”
20 Sep 2017
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
30-34 High St, Charlton, Victoria 3525, Australia
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Went to the movies here. Theatre has been fully restored since 2011 flood to its original art deco magnificence. Absolutely stunning.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 54annettes
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Wonderful, timeless, memories, history. Not many left but a small group of people have done a great job keeping it standing and operating with uptodate movies

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Maree H
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

It's a lovely grand building built in the Art Deco style. We really enjoyed the Melbourne comedy show and the venue was perfect for it I believe air conditioning is coming but until that happens I would highly recommend anyone planning to see a show...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Companion442102
Reviewed 29 April 2017

What a wonderful old theatre and restored so beautifully after the floods too. Think it is even grander than it was when I used to go to the pictures there as a teenager. Congratulations to all those who put in the hard yards to bring...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank turoar
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We had a good experience on our visit to the Rex. A big pat on the back to all involved that run and maintain this beautiful old theatre . Also to the local that gave it bad feedback ( Don't go , you won't be...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Macka6969
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful restored fond memories of past era of the late 60's early 70's. Jaffa's down the isles great movies. They still have great movie nights. Go to see a movie if you get the chance.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Rod S
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The wonderfully restored Rex Theatre is like stepping back in time. Restored after the 2011 floods, it is a lovely place to take in a movie while camping at the nearby Travellers Rest.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Allan W
Reviewed 29 February 2016

This cinema has been nicely renovated and is very comfortable. We visited for the annual film festival but it appears to open three showings a week for regular screenings, which is fantastic for such a small time. it is staffed by volunteers and has a...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Ert53
Reviewed 6 September 2015

RUG UP AT THE REX The art deco frontage of the Rex Theatre in Charlton invites exploration and paired with the offering of a Sunday afternoon screening of “Last Cab to Darwin”, it was one hard to resist. Recently many thousands of dollars have been...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Judy B
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