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learn how messages were sent.

learn the way messages were sent all over the world in hours instead of months. i loved the... read more

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Blindfella
A Message by Morse for your mates

I loved the thought that for $2 dollars I could send a message from the Morse station anywhere in... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2018
wamunro
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Ulladulla, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

learn the way messages were sent all over the world in hours instead of months. i loved the telephone audio with storys by local people on their life.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Blindfella
Reviewed 2 December 2018

I loved the thought that for $2 dollars I could send a message from the Morse station anywhere in Australia. Great idea and well done you volunteers

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank wamunro
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Listen to stories of folks in the area, across the years and then send a telegraph for $2 to anywhere in the world!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marulan
Reviewed 12 October 2018

The most amazing thing about the Telegraph station was the fact you can still send them!! For a very reasonable $2 we were able to send a short note to family to tell them about our trip. Also the history was great for the teenage...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank work14me
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff with some interesting local knowledge, fun things to see and play with! Well worth wandering around the old town area. Only takes 30min-1hr depending on how much you would like to read/chat. Fun outing!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

See how the old town built up, how the trains arrived and left and the gold rush moved through. Send a telegram !

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

in the world of mobile phones it was great to look back to my child hood and more historic times ...It is worth a look for sure

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Patrick R
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here for a quick visit with a large group of young children. They were fascinated by the phone box, typewriter and morse code machine. Was such a hit. Definitely worth a visit with primary age children.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Shuz712
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Stopped in for a quick look. It is free and worth while. Informative experience about communication in the days gone by. You are even able to send a telegram for a small fee (think it was $2). I sent one to my niece and nephew...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rh0des
Reviewed 5 July 2018

The telegraph and the railway are well linked in an excellently preserved building. In this smart phone world many kids will find such technology unimaginable

Date of experience: July 2018
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