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Reefton i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

67 - 69 Broadway, Reefton 7830, New Zealand
+64 3-732 8391
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Somewhat interesting, too long

This is a small town, with mining history. The lunch was good. Light with salads. Then you walk to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
canada777-1207
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Lafayette, Colorado
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Have a look, learn something you didn't know about the area. The west coast is great with so much... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
TripSA5000
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Adelaide, Australia
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“small town” (3 reviews)
“gold mining” (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 2 weeks ago

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 jtbeknott
Reviewed 13 January 2017

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

Thank papariki4
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
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Ill be honest. I only walked in to ask if i could use the loo. Haha. But once i walked in i forgot i even needed to go! So much history. And the displays were amazing i was just completely drawn to them. Learnt heaps...More

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 14 December 2016

This Tourist Information Center is very well organized. You can learn a lot about the history of this former mining town. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The provided variety of gifts and postcards is lovely and affordable.

Thank petralandwehr
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Very helpful with accommodation, restaurants and things to do. The town is quite organised. There is a little museum type area in the back.

1  Thank Pieter S
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Friendly staff can help you find the amazing historic sites around the Reefton area. Did you know that Reefton was the first place in the Southern Hemisphere to have electric street lighting? Ask staff how to find the power station not far away. Visit the...More

1  Thank goldmercedes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This Information Centre is also the local branch for a Bank. We went there not for Information, but to check out the Museum side of the Centre. It's well set out and showcases the areas' gold-mining past, with a display set up like the inside...More

1  Thank Hottees
RVCinfo, Manager at Reefton i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2016

Thank you for visiting, we are so very lucky to have the displays that we do. There's certainly plenty of history to read up on here at the Reefton I-SITE Visitor Information Centre.

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