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Presence on Harbour

1 Harbour Street | North Otago, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
+64 274 395 170
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Shopping for gift .

What a gem of a shop .Friendly staff lovely customer service and lots of varied gifts and present... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2017
Julie K
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New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
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souvenirs with a difference

As soon as you enter this gift shop you know it is different. Well laid out and displaying kiwiana... read more

Reviewed January 28, 2017
Linda H
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Oamaru, Otago, New Zealand
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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, Weddings, Engagements, Baby Showers, Housewarmings and even just for yourself! Send Kiwiana to your overseas relatives and friends to remind them of their NZ home. See our Oamaru themed cards - just a little bit of fun. Now we have Oamaru tee shirts, fridge magnets and more. ‘Tin Man’ Artwork by Tony Cribb - prints, cards, fridge magnets, mugs, coasters and even ‘Tin Man’ tins!! Iconic NZ Landscape Prints by Diana Adams and NZ Bird Prints by Ellen Giggenbach, Kiwi Art Prints by Jason Kelly & Dick Frizzell, plus Prints and Posters by Photographer - Nathan Secker. Kiwiana Wall Art in Stainless Steel and Aluminium by Abstract Design. Come and try the Koru Knitwear and Native World Merino, Possum and Silk Garments - 100% NZ Made Ladieswear, Menswear and Accessories. Orders taken from the full catalogue ranges, available to Waitaki residents with a 25% deposit. Crown & Feather Merino Fingerless Gloves made here in Oamaru are available as well. Look forward to seeing you soon, at Presence on Harbour, 1 Harbour Street, Oamaru - The coolest & sharpest town in New Zealand. We are at the finish of the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail, so whether you arrive by bike, car or coach, we can send your gifts wherever you need them to go - Australia, Europe, USA, China and in between.
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Mar 11, 2017
“Shopping for gift .”
Jan 27, 2017
“souvenirs with a difference”
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1 Harbour Street | North Otago, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
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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
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PresenceonHarbour, Owner at Presence on Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 14 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.

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Reviewed 28 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
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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.

Thank Rme48
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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.

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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 25 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 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

Thank Cheryl S
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PresenceonHarbour, Owner at Presence on Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 12 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.

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

Thanks for the great comments.

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