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Australian Age of Dinosaurs

Off the Winton-Longreach Road, Winton, Queensland 4735, Australia
+61 7 4657 0712
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Outback spectacular

The best attraction I have been to in our own backyard! The tour, the guides, the fossils, the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
701lisa
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Townsville, Australia
Amazing

We traveled for 9 days in a round trip and this was the highlight. What a treasure. Suitable for... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Catherine D
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Sunshine Coast, Australia
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The Australian Age of Dinosaurs is a museum focused on Australia’s evolutionary history, in particular the discovery, conservation, and research of Australia’s dinosaurs. It is a working museum – an education resource, research facility and tourist attraction. It features:• World’s largest collection of Australian dinosaur fossils• Most productive fossil preparation laboratory in the Southern Hemisphere• Work on real, 95 million-year-old dinosaur bone fossils found in the Winton area• Spectacular views from the top of a giant mesa with striking rocky outcrops and canyons; walking trails; animal and bird life; it’s a photographer’s paradise!
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  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Off the Winton-Longreach Road, Winton, Queensland 4735, Australia
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+61 7 4657 0712
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The best attraction I have been to in our own backyard! The tour, the guides, the fossils, the presentation, the area...... all 10/10

Thank 701lisa
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We traveled for 9 days in a round trip and this was the highlight. What a treasure. Suitable for everyone. The collection is amazing. The enthusiasm of the staff was infectious. The complete tour provided great variety and the facilities are great.

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A great day out. Allocate at least half a day for the 3 tours. The new dinosaur canyon is a must! Friendly informative and engaging staff. Great fossils. Interactive sections as well. The view point also offer some spectacular views of the vegetation and the...More

Thank Nikki R
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was brilliant, the setting, the park the guides. You could tell from all the staff, they enjoyed their job. From the laboratory where the bones go to the walk with the dinasours, well worth the time. You cannot take vans up to the car...More

Thank 163Aussie
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic exhibition. We had a guided tour of the facility with a group of 38 seniors. The bones and displays were mind blowing. The walk in the new exhibition was worth the time and the tour guide was a young girl who...More

Thank margotb228
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great souvenour and coffee shop and the Dinosaur talk was wonderful and very informative.It has question and answer time afterwards - no bone was left unturned.....

Thank Trish B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Magnificent setting. Fabulous to see the Fossil Lab in operation and the Canyon of the Dinosaurs was much more than expected. The staff were very knowledgeable and it was clear that they enjoyed what they were doing. We learnt a lot and highly recommend people...More

Thank GM092
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Firstly we were mistaken in think that this was the place we're the footprints of the dinosaurs were,but it's not. The laboratory tour was the highlight of the afternoon, fascinating! Facility was excellent and well appointed and the story behind it was very interesting. Don't...More

Thank Katrina68
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone loves dinosaurs. Visitors of all ages will marvel at the wealth of knowledge provided by the dedicated staff and volunteers. What an exciting place to visit. We cannot wait to make the trip again to see what else they present.

Thank CecBrooke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an amazing facility in the middle of the outback! Such dedication by passionate people has resulted in this great place. Wasn't overly excited by the Dinosaur Stamped section but everything else was great to see how it all happens. Our advice is to...More

Thank BonnieMccarthy21
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Angeline R
5 March 2016|
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Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If you want to find more about the Age of Dinosaurs from Indonesia then visit their website. Google: Australian Age of Dinosaurs. Better still come to Queensland and see it at first hand. Best wishes.
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karen s
15 January 2015|
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Response from Christopher M | Reviewed this property |
66 for 2 adults. Not free as money needed to build and maintain and continue to discover masses of fossils. All money goes to non profit organisation and more dino,s. Volunteers camp and help clean bones for a few days or... More
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karen s
15 January 2015|
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Response from 1TraveltheWorld | Reviewed this property |
There are discount multi- passes also. Cannot post a website link, but type the link below for all info: Google australiasdinosaurtrail.
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