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Wonders of Wynyard Exhibition Centre

8 Exhibition Link, Wynyard, Tasmania 7325, Australia
+61 3 6443 8330
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Wonders of Wynyard is indeed a wonderful place!

Lots of information about the area, activities, sights, beautiful local beaches and other... read more

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nandc2018
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Southern Queensland, Australia
Danielle Earle

We had a great time at Wonders of Wynyard, such pleasant people with lots of knowledge of things to... read more

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ddearle
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Brisbane, Australia
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If you're the type of traveller that wants to connect with a place and its people and you enjoy a nostalgic journey through time, then the Wonders of Wynyard Exhibition & Visitor Information Centre is a must-see on your visit to Tasmania. The Wonders of Wynyard is home to the world-class Ransley Veteran Car Collection with over 14 vehicles including the equal oldest Ford in the world - the 1903 Model A. The collection has been lovingly restored and is an outstanding showcase of Australian motoring history. Visitors to the Wonders of Wynyard can also immerse themselves in local heritage, including stories detailing the maritime history and unique geographical landmarks of the region. The Wonders of Wynyard's art gallery exhibits local creative works including paintings, sculptures, photographs and textiles -the perfect place to purchase a special memento of your holiday.
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“old cars” (10 reviews)
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“gift shop” (3 reviews)
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8 Exhibition Link, Wynyard, Tasmania 7325, Australia
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+61 3 6443 8330
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Reviewed yesterday

Lots of information about the area, activities, sights, beautiful local beaches and other attractions, including local food and wine produce, is available at the Wonders of Wynyard Centre, which includes the Tourist Information Centre, as well as some lovely gifts and mementos at the gift...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a great time at Wonders of Wynyard, such pleasant people with lots of knowledge of things to do and great spots to see. Bought some things from the lovely gift shop and the car display was fantastic! Definitely something for everyone and when...More

Thank ddearle
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Wonders of Wynyard - you are welcomed by smiling, happy volunteers who man the tourism desk and can give advice on: the quickest route, most scenic route or a route that takes in many areas in one go. Advice on activities lasting half and hour...More

Thank Irene Z
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WOWmanager, Manager at Wonders of Wynyard Exhibition Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

How wonderful to hear such positive feedback. Thank you for taking the time to share your positive experience with us. We certainly strive to provide the best customer experience we can - so to hear that you have enjoyed your visit is rewarding for us....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this wonderful place on our recent visit to Wynyard. The staff were just amazing. They Were very helpful and couldn’t do enough for us. Their knowledge in what to see and were to go was amazing. Our trip was made because of places they...More

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WOWmanager, Manager at Wonders of Wynyard Exhibition Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us - we very much appreciate the kind feedback and are so glad we were able to enhance your visitor experience. We hope to see you again sometime soon :-)

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called into this place on a wet and windy Wynyard day. I found the gift shop to be a little more interesting. Very good prices - considering this is a tourist stop. The staff were VERY friendly and helpful. All in all, a worth while...More

Thank Gary S
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WOWmanager, Manager at Wonders of Wynyard Exhibition Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It's always great to find somewhere to shelter on a wet and windy day! So glad you enjoyed our great range of locally made products in our gift shop. Thanks so much for taking the time to review your visit and we hope to see...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff at this centre were incredibly helpful in suggesting interesting trails & sights to see. But the highlight was certainly the Wonders of Wynyard - an incredible display of veteran cars, most of which belong to just one man, Francis Ransley. All have been...More

Thank Wally194
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WOWmanager, Manager at Wonders of Wynyard Exhibition Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind words, and for taking the time to post this review. Our staff work very hard to make everyone's holiday experience a great one and it is rewarding to see this feedback. Our car collection is certainly a special one - we...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Unbelievable, this place is amazing. Im no car nut but to see what has been done and realise that Ford America want some of this collection at any cost, blank cheque is amazing. An Australian, Francis Ransley has created the most stunning display of restorations...More

Thank Fred D
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WOWmanager, Manager at Wonders of Wynyard Exhibition Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Thanks for taking the time to let us know you enjoyed your visit to Wonders of Wynyard. We certainly are proud of the beautiful collection - and we love hearing that we have made our visitors happy too!.

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Great exhibition. Staff and guide excellent. Certainly an informative commentary. Not to be missed during a stay in Wynyard

Thank domzoo1
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

This is possibly one of the best Car museums in the state of Tasmania. There is very good history with a guided tour and its well lit with easy access for the elderly. Overall i would say its well worth a look .

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We are locals and were advised to visit this vintage car exhibition . I can say we were blown away by this collection. The cars are truly amazing, I think everyone should head out to view them. We are very fortunate to have such a...More

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