Destination Gympie Region Visitor Information Centre – Lake Alford, Gympie

Visitor Information Centres

If you are looking for things to do in the Gympie region then a visit to the regions Visitor Information Centre is a must. Located on the southern entry to Gympie on the Bruce Highway at the Lake Alford Recreational Park at popular stopover for travellers offering ample parking, picnic & barbecue facilities, all abilities children’s playground, and off the dog lease park.

The Information Centre provides a wealth of information for visitors to the region including maps, visitor guides, national parks material, sale of local produce, free Wi-Fi and also issues gold fossicking licences for the state.

Gympie known as the town that saved Queensland when gold was found in 1860 is steeped in history and the heritage trail of the region, gold and woodworks museum, and the Mary Valley Rattler are reflections of the towns heritage. The coastal towns of Tin Can Bay and fabulous Rainbow Beach located in the Cooloola National Park offers the visitor a nature experience. Rainbow Beach is also the southern gateway to the world heritage Fraser Island. To the west are the quaint villages of the Mary Valley and frontier towns of Kilkivan and Goomeri.

Facilities

Broadband Internet Access Carpark Coach Parking Free Wifi Picnic Area Public Telephone Public Toilet Shop / Gift Shop

Membership

Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Visitor Information Centre

Accreditation

Australian Tourism Accreditation COVID Safe Visitor Information Centre National Accreditation

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