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Lovely Post Office

Lovely spot to stop and have a chat. Very interesting stuff to buy and I love the knitted socks... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2016
CycleAway4122
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Brisbane, Australia
Charming Village Store.

Nice and friendly staff. Lots of different things on display. Great little gift shop. Bought a very... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2016
NZfour
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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10 Apr 2016
“Lovely Post Office”
9 Jan 2016
“Charming Village Store.”
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Wilson Street, Omakau, Omakau, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 April 2016

Lovely spot to stop and have a chat. Very interesting stuff to buy and I love the knitted socks. We visit again soon.

Thank CycleAway4122
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Nice and friendly staff. Lots of different things on display. Great little gift shop. Bought a very old second hand book in great condition.

Thank NZfour
Reviewed 27 November 2015

A wonderful mix of interesting things on display - I bought soap, fudge and a most beautiful little hand knitted baby vest in pure NZ wool as well as a hand knitted little hat.Also some lovely hand made jewelry on display as well as magnificent...More

1  Thank Normanmary
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Just as I remember village shops to be. Full of interesting and odd things. After visiting Peter Lorimer's workshop we were able to purchase a beautiful hand made knife form here. Worth a visit.

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 8 January 2015

A few interesting local objects to view. Small so just a five minute stop unless the guy is there doing some craft.

Thank Central88
Reviewed 18 November 2014

Eclectic mix of gifts and unique Kiwi service. A hidden gem of Central Otago. A template that other Post Offices should follow.

Thank ChrisClaridge
Reviewed 30 July 2013

I love this shop. It has everything that makes purchasing a pleasure. Stephanie has quality goods, well priced and things you just don't see elsewhere. Top of the list for me is the hand made knives made by husband, Peter. I have just taken possession...More

Thank cosydell
Reviewed 9 July 2013

So worth a visit...a country general store with glorious range of beautiful stuff! Omakau and Ophir just across the river are great destinations for a day trip or overnight too.

Thank Meganredded
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