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Ipswich Visitor Information Centre

14 Queen Victoria Parade | Queens Park, Ipswich, Queensland 4305, Australia
+61 7 3281 0555
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Heritage Bus Tour (Great Houses of Ipswich)

From the time of booking my tickets till I got off the bus yesterday the staff from the Ipswich... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
_gordonandbernice
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Ipswich, Australia
Great Venue

Housed in Queens Park this information centre is very attractive and accessible. It has... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
KohaKitsch
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Ipswich, Australia
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This accredited Visitor Information Centre offers a one stop shop for travel information including maps, brochures, and itineraries. Staffed by skilled and knowledgeable locals, the Centre offers a free booking service for accommodation and tours, a great selection of souvenirs and local arts and crafts, and provides advice on the things to see, things to do and where to eat in Ipswich. Discuss with the friendly staff your travel plans and they will be happy to offer their assistance and advice.
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14 Queen Victoria Parade | Queens Park, Ipswich, Queensland 4305, Australia
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+61 7 3281 0555
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

From the time of booking my tickets till I got off the bus yesterday the staff from the Ipswich Visitor Information Centre made the day very memorable. The ladies that organized the trip where very helpful and on arrival and boarding of the bus we...More

Thank _gordonandbernice
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Housed in Queens Park this information centre is very attractive and accessible. It has information for locals and tourists alike with everything from local brochures and maps to local hand made souvenirs. Friendly local knowledge staff and as a local I was able to find...More

Thank KohaKitsch
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

We were looking for a map to help us get to Ivory's Rock conference centre near Peak Crossing and the ladies were extremely helpful, including showing us the location on a computer screen. They were knowledgeable and enthusiastic about current developments at Ivory's Rock, which...More

Thank Gail G
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

I visited the Visitors Centre in Ipswich a couple of times, and on both occasions found them extreamly helpful. The second time was to book a camp site for the night and they went out of their way to help me, even printing off the...More

Thank Lynn H
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DiscoverIpswich, Manager at Ipswich Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you for your review. We aim to give visitors and locals a welcoming and positive experience every time. Assisting with accommodation, places to visit and things to do is what we do best - We hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Very helpful. As new resident to region, very good resource. Helpful & friendly staff. ICC has been great with information about the region, and some activities. Other Councils where we lived previously could learn from them.

Thank Tony R
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DiscoverIpswich, Manager at Ipswich Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Welcome to beautiful Ipswich, I'm glad our friendly staff and volunteers were able to assist you with useful information and suggestions to enjoy as a new resident. We look forward to seeing you again once you're ready to explore more.

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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

A bus tour to the oldest provincial city in Queensland ( 1 hour plus from the Gold Coast) proved amazing! The city of Ipswich ( 200,000 ) was built on the back of the coal mining industry and railways around 1842. Beautiful heritage homes 🏡...More

Thank BabsGoldCoast
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DiscoverIpswich, Manager at Ipswich Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you for the informative review and positive experience you had in Ipswich. Only 1 hour to Ipswich from the Gold Coast and only 30 minutes from Brisbane. What a great day trip!

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

So pleased we called in -the staff were amazingly helpful and friendly - gave us some good recommendations for dining out and photography spots - thank you team!

Thank Deborah S
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DiscoverIpswich, Manager at Ipswich Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks for a great review Deborah - we would love to see some of your photographs.

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Reviewed 3 May 2017

i wanted a map of the city to find 3 places of interest. the place was like a funeral parlour Lifeless. I did have a warm coffee.

Thank Francis D
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DiscoverIpswich, Manager at Ipswich Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Hi Francis, Most customers love the rare times we are quiet as it gives the volunteers time to fulfill your needs. I'm glad we could help you with a cup of coffee and the map you were after. Melissa Visitor Centre Coordinator

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Reviewed 13 April 2017

Have lived in Ipswich for years and went to the Visitors Centre for the first time. The staff were very helpful, friendly and knowledgable about local activities and attractions.

Thank v_milham
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DiscoverIpswich, Manager at Ipswich Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks for the review - Our locals often find new things about their wonderful growing city when they visit the VIC! Hope we see you again soon. Melissa Visitor Centre Coordinator

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

A lady at Ipswich Visitor gave the best service for my visitors visiting from NSW. The visitors were asked what their interests were and from there proceeded with assistance in all the areas and places they had indicated might be of interest to them. Well...More

Thank Heather W
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DiscoverIpswich, Manager at Ipswich Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Hi Heather, We endeavor to exceed expectations every day, so it is great to hear from the customers that we are getting it right. We hope to see you again in the future. Thanks, Melissa Visitor Centre Coordinator

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