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Presence on Harbour

Open today: 09:30 - 17:00
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Great Gifts

This a great gift store with higher end gifts. There are hand made art items which are especially... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
NewYorkBuckwheat
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Gift shop with a difference

This is a fantastic gift shop. It has lots of different quality gifts, including a full range of... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Betty R
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2 weeks ago
“Great Gifts”
3 Oct 2018
“Gift shop with a difference ”
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Presence on Harbour is situated in the Connell & Clowes Building at No. 1 Harbour Street. Sited in the heart of Oamaru’s picturesque Historic Victorian Precinct on the east coast of New Zealand’s South Island. Gifts for all occasions - Birthdays...more
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1 Harbour Street | North Otago, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Dawn really makes an effort to have unique gifts, mostly with a New Zealand flavour, in her shop. Something for every budget, and a huge range for all ages.

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PresenceonHarbour, Owner at Presence on Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Many thanks for your great comment. We work very hard to find different NZ made or flavoured gifts, trying not be to your average gift shop.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This a great gift store with higher end gifts. There are hand made art items which are especially nice. There is also a good selection of woolen items as well. This is a larger boutique store that is reasonably priced with quality merchandise. I wish...More

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PresenceonHarbour, Owner at Presence on Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely comment. So glad you enjoyed visiting us and Oamaru.

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic gift shop. It has lots of different quality gifts, including a full range of Tony Cribb Tin Man gifts and beautiful wool products. The staff were very friendly and held the store open so we could finish shopping. If you are...More

Thank Betty R
PresenceonHarbour, Owner at Presence on Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Many thanks for your lovely comment, it was great to have you visit. See you again when you're next in Oamaru.

Reviewed 1 October 2018

This is a large gift store with a massive variety of items and prices to suit all budgets. The lady who served us was so friendly and helped us with a local map and directions to some areas we had hoped to see. Very happy...More

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PresenceonHarbour, Owner at Presence on Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit. See you again hopefully.

Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

What a gem of a shop .Friendly staff lovely customer service and lots of varied gifts and present ideas as really reasonable prices .

Thank Julie K
PresenceonHarbour, Owner at Presence on Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely comment and visit us here in Oamaru. See you next time you come to Oamaru. Best wishes. Dawn and her team.

Reviewed 27 January 2017

As soon as you enter this gift shop you know it is different. Well laid out and displaying kiwiana to its best. Both full of local and well known artists. Loacal art ,jewellery,clothing of a high standard of varyind colours all well displayed .Lots of...More

Thank Linda H
PresenceonHarbour, Owner at Presence on Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thanks for your beautiful comments.

Reviewed 20 December 2016

This us a must see! Something for everyone, every turn you take there is a new line of art work or a souvenir. Such a huge space filled with such an amazing variety of goods. The owner is very charming, caring and professional.

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PresenceonHarbour, Owner at Presence on Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2016

Many thanks for taking the time to write this great review and your wonderful comments on Presence on Harbour. Again thanks for visiting and look forward to seeing you again when you next visit Oamaru. All the best for 2017.

Reviewed 23 August 2016

Dawn really makes an effort to have unique gifts, mostly with a New Zealand flavour, in her shop. Something for every budget, and a huge range for all ages.

1  Thank dragonwebb
PresenceonHarbour, Owner at Presence on Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Many thanks for your great comment. We work very hard to find different NZ made or flavoured gifts, trying not be to your average gift shop.

Reviewed 10 April 2016

I love shops like this, interesting gifts and souvenirs for locals and tourists. I also purchased a gift after my holiday in which they very professionally handled the wrapping and postage to Australia without any dramas. Will look forward to visiting Presence on Harbour on...More

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PresenceonHarbour, Owner at Presence on Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2016

Many thanks, Cheryl for your great review on Trip Advisor. Thanks again and we'd love to see you when you next get to Oamaru.

Reviewed 1 October 2015

Helpful staff knowledgeable about products. Good range of different gift items. Gave me discount on multiple similar items & started a loyalty card.

Thank sixnuts
Reviewed 29 March 2015

Great shop. Huge and loads of different very interesting stock, the owner was very friendly and really helpful and it was a great gift shopping experience. Leaves the other shops in its wake.

Thank Jayne W
PresenceonHarbour, Owner at Presence on Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2015

Thanks for the great comments.

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