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Reefton i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

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Experience of a lifetime

Great experience lovely lads explaining old fashioned mining a must do when in reefton nice weather... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
tarshe
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Greymouth, New Zealand
via mobile
Warm welcome from small town

The lady at the I-Site was cheerful and helpful when we made a quick stop at Reefton and want to... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
santo t
,
Auckland, New Zealand
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“power house”(2 reviews)
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67 - 69 Broadway, Reefton 7830, New Zealand
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+64 3-732 8391
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Great experience lovely lads explaining old fashioned mining a must do when in reefton nice weather a must

Thank tarshe
Reviewed 11 May 2018

The lady at the I-Site was cheerful and helpful when we made a quick stop at Reefton and want to see some of interesting spots in this small town. She advised us to take the Power House walk along the river and then ending at...More

Thank santo t
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Reefton was a stop on my big road trip for the day and I wish that I had more time to spend there. While the town is not big it had a great feel to it and I would have been happy to spend more...More

Thank 917jodi
Reviewed 25 February 2018

This site has a great little museum which gives a great insight into the rich gold mining history of the area. It also details how Reefton became the fist place in the Southern Hemisphere to have a public power supply - generated by hydro. Well...More

Thank WilsonOwen
Reviewed 19 December 2017

We had a great swim in the river and went on multiple tramps! At the end of the day we had an amazing dinner at Alfresco's. The staff was attentive and the food was perfect! They also gave us great advice and history about the...More

Thank burnj2
Reviewed 26 November 2017

This is a small town, with mining history. The lunch was good. Light with salads. Then you walk to the visitors center and they have a mining tour and display . The guide was very interesting but overall I didn't really enjoy it. Sorry

Thank canada777-1207
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Have a look, learn something you didn't know about the area. The west coast is great with so much history

Thank TripSA5000
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

This is a small, quaint city pretty much in the middle of nowhere. We toured the mine exhibit including a tour. It was much too long and nothing special. We also had lunch which was only salads. There must be better places to go to...More

Thank JTKnott
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Staff were helpful on local attractions and 'things to do'. Museum display was excellent. worth visiting

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

It's very big, quite interesting. Lots more there than expected; looks tiny from outside! Didn't talk to the people but the information there was good!

Thank Duncan R
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