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The Tin Shed

Open Now: 08:30 - 17:00
Open today: 08:30 - 17:00
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I found a jacket online at the Tin Shed which I ordered on Sunday. I live in the Bay of Plenty and... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
via mobile
Hunting trip & stopped to shop!

Had a great selection of clothing and other items. Had a little zoo outside. The people who worked... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
Spring Creek, Nevada
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  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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“merino wool”(6 reviews)
“new zealand”(6 reviews)
History Originally a grain shed on a 600 acre sheep farm The Tin Shed building hasn't changed much externally. But on the inside we're now a thriving country store selling woollen goods, (naturally), and other quality items made in New Zealand...more
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809 Rangitata-Orari Bridge Highway | Rangitata, South Canterbury, Geraldine 7992, New Zealand
+64 3-693 9416
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 18 November 2016

A good place to stop and have a browse as passing by. Friendly and knowledgeable staff. Good NZ products! Bought some Manuka honey lip balm and hand cream. Also they hubby bought some Manuka honey Moisturising cream. I'm still using the lip balm a year...More

5  Thank l0trfan
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

We stopped at the Tin Shed based on a recommendation from our host. It contains all the clothes we have seen in other stores and was equally expensive. Whilst it is a lovely location and great service, I would not go out of my way...More

2  Thank Mrs_Maltman
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

I found a jacket online at the Tin Shed which I ordered on Sunday. I live in the Bay of Plenty and was going to be travelling to the South Island the next weekend and was keen to take it with me. I received my...More

Thank Katz22
Reviewed 5 August 2018

I returned a hat over 2 weeks ago at my expense and have not had any communication from The Tin Shed confirming the return. At the moment I am out of pocket by NZ $179. The hat was not the correct size even though I...More

1  Thank Phil P
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Had a great selection of clothing and other items. Had a little zoo outside. The people who worked here were super nice. We went back twice. Great place to stop! Some of the questions don't fit just shopping so bear with answers.

Thank bawcomagents
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The Tin Shed has an amazing range of woollen clothing, merino etc. The staff are fantastic. My mother shops here every year. It is very high quality but worth a visit. There are farm attractions to look at too. A very interesting and worth while...More

1  Thank ShirleyMcMorran
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We stopped at this country store on the way to Queenstown. While the outside is truly a tin shed (worth taking a picture of) inside it is a beautiful retail store. If you are in the market for woolen items from New Zealand or other...More

2  Thank wxman2014
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Enjoyed our short visit here even though it is pretty secluded and away from the city centre. We learnt about possums here and how we should react if we do happen to see them on the streets. The Tin Shed has a wide range of...More

1  Thank Stefanie C
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This is just the best place to shop, whether for gifts for others or for yourself! Don't think this is the most important bit but the complimentary coffee is a great idea. There are items to suit all purses or wallets. Take time to wander...More

2  Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 6 March 2017

On holiday in New Zealand and visited twice, once on our outward journey from Christchurch to Dunedin and again on our return trip. A lovely place to visit for REAL New Zealand souvenirs, mostly but not all, centred on wool, merino wool to be precise...More

2  Thank momofalot1
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Great shop, big selection of goods with shipment abroad available, free coffee for the customers, it a great advert for New Zealand , well worth a visit.

2  Thank JillT545
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This is a terrific place to get all your souvenirs. There is a huge selection of NZ made products at fair prices. Many stores have foreign made labels in their inferior products. The staff is also helpful and friendly- even made me honey tea for...More

4  Thank orangecat0
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