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Timbertown Wauchope

Oxley Highway, Wauchope, New South Wales 2446, Australia
+61 2 6586 1940
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Terrible, don't waste your money

Unsure what I paid $25.50 for. The steam train and cow displays were the only thing open everything... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Port Macquarie, Australia
Dusty and neglected but worth a visit

I enjoyed my visit to Timbertown with it's bullock team, steamtrain, timber mill and lovely horses... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Anne H
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  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
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“steam train” (71 reviews)
“train ride” (27 reviews)
“bullock team” (46 reviews)
Oxley Highway, Wauchope, New South Wales 2446, Australia
+61 2 6586 1940
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unsure what I paid $25.50 for. The steam train and cow displays were the only thing open everything else was shut and no displays open. Very neglected and run down. Incredibly disappointing day out.

3  Thank melallwood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed my visit to Timbertown with it's bullock team, steamtrain, timber mill and lovely horses. Although it's a replica town there was an authentic feel about the place. The (replica) houses and shops seemed to be of the era and were well-stocked with furniture...More

1  Thank Anne H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've seen a few historical villages on our travels and this would have to be the worse one we've seen. Looked lovely from the beginning but no a real lot to see n do, all the houses etc were filthy dirty dusty nothing has been...More

1  Thank Christine A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stepping back in time you can see how life used to be. I wouldn't go out of my to see this attraction. If you were in town definitely worth taking the kids to. If it was more than 45 minutes out of the way. I...More

1  Thank michaelmsaunders
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Want s great family day out. Take the kids to Timbertown. Steam train rides, Watch the bullock teams in action. Woodwork and Blacksmith demonstrations. Playground for the tin lids. Restaurant, wine tasting and go for a sulky ride around part of the village. Plenty to...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Great family attraction with informative demonstrations and hands on activities. Steam train ride, Bullock team and whip cracking were the highlights.

Thank Beau T
Reviewed 4 October 2017

we probably visited the attraction at the wrong time of the year, as a lot of the exhibits and shops were closed. Therefore not much happening. However, the steam train was and even was able to ride with the driver in the engine, which was...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Headed off to timbertown with 4 kids in tow thinking "just another tourist town" but definitely not the case. The displays are well done, the kids loved the steam train ride but the the highlight was the bullock team display and the black smith shop....More

Thank ryan o
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is a wonderful open air museum. The star attractions are the fully operational steam railway, the working bullock display, horse drawn carriage ride, steam driver timber mill and the live blacksmith display. Plenty of room for the family with exceptional helpful and friendly staff...More

Thank PhilK049
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Visited with my two boys (10/11yrs) and enjoyed what is a really delightful display of Australian history. Terrific buildings and displays which have the bonus value of being from local places nearby with known histories. Very well done with the kids loving the steam train,...More

Thank seb7701
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21 March 2015|
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Response from kiwikindl | Reviewed this property |
$24.50 for an adult, I think under 2 years old is free.