Wadlata Outback Centre, Port Augusta

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Begin your Port Augusta adventure at Wadlata Outback Centre, which provides tourists with an introduction to life in the Australian outback. This informative center helps over 100,000 visitors each year figure out just where to go and what to see in this part of the country. The highlight of this museum/visitor center is a feature called "Tunnel of Time," a self-guided tour tracing the combined histories of the indigenous peoples and the European settlers to the area. This popular feature uses audio-visual displays and interactive exhibits to allow visitors to travel back through time and learn all about the people who first owned, explored, and settled the region. Book your visit online to save time and receive special discounts. Put Wadlata Outback Centre on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Port Augusta trip planner .
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  • This Centre should be number one on any visitors to do list in Port Augusta. The whole Centre gives a concise and fascinating account of the geological history of the continent through excellent graph...  more »
  • Great place to visit and we’ll worth entry fee. Very interesting exhibits and well worth reading the history. Quite interactive so easy to follow along. Staff at the visitors centre were really friend...  more »
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  • Unique and well worth a visit. Great place for a nice lunch from an extensive menu. Dog friendly with tables and chairs under shade and water for the pooch. And friendly, engaging staff.
  • Great little centre. We really enjoyed the tunnel of time and easily spent over 2 hours here looking at everything including the videos. If you're not the type to really take your time through an information exhibit and read and watch what's available, whipping through in ten minutes, then this probably wouldn't be value for you but our family really enjoyed it as a good start to our flinders holiday.

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