Shopping

Food in Blackball

Blackball Salami Co

Take time to sample Blackball's namesake salami, beloved up and down the West Coast. The garlic and peppercorn varieties have a kick, the venison version is rich and distinctive, but we like the fattier 'Italian-sty…
Arts & Crafts in Greymouth

Nimmo Gallery & Store

Ostensibly the gallery of local landscape photographer Stewart Nimmo, this friendly space overflows with cracking souvenirs (with more handicrafts and clothing sold in the courtyard out back). Honeyed beauty product…
Antiques in Murchison & Buller Gorge

Dust & Rust

Rummage an ever-changing array of vintage cars, foreign number-plates, hubcaps, 1970s kitchenware and vintage clothing at this impressive archive of curios. They're all originals – dust and rust comes included in th…
Arts & Crafts in Hokitika

Hokitika Glass Studio

Art and souvenirs from garish to glorious: glass eggs, multicoloured bowls and animal ornaments. And yes, they secure these fragile objects in oodles of protective wrapping. Watch the blowers at the furnace on weekd…
Arts & Crafts in Hokitika

Hokitika Craft Gallery

The town's best one-stop shop, this co-op showcases a wide range of local work, including pounamu (greenstone), jewellery, flax handbags, hand-coloured silk scarves, ceramics and woodwork.
Arts & Crafts in Hokitika

Tectonic Jade

If you like your jade art and jewellery with a side-order of spirituality, the lustrous pounamu (greenstone) carved by local artist Rex Scott will leave you entranced.
Jewellery in Greymouth

Shades of Jade

Browse some of the prettiest jade creations we've seen along the West Coast, and get the inside scoop on local beaches where you can hunt out a stone of your own.
Arts & Crafts in Hokitika

Waewae Pounamu

This stronghold of NZ pounamu (greenstone) displays traditional and contemporary designs in its main-road gallery-boutique.
Sports & Outdoors in Westport & Around

Habitat Sports

Ask at Westport's Habitat Sports for bike rental and details on the Old Ghost Road, Heaphy Track and other local trails. Also arranges track transport to Denniston, Charming Creek or Seddonville ($35-45), among othe…
Fashion & Accessories in Haast

Santana

More compelling than the average Kiwiana souvenir shop, Santana sells possum and merino blend gloves, scarves and other fuzzy-warm clothing, along with racks of many-flavoured manuka honey, beauty products and jewel…