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Relax and stay awhile, whilst exploring our beautiful ‘Historic town of Light’

Reefton is the perfect getaway town. Boasting a relaxed small town vibe, while offering lots to experience. Explore our rich history or browse the heritage buildings & shops.

History & Relaxation 

Head to Reefton to enjoy our rich heritage, reflected in the buildings and landscapes. Enjoy delicious food at Reef Cottage then take a walk up the street and look through our various shops. 

The Art Gallery is a co-op of local artists showcasing their artwork, pop in and have a yarn to one of the resident artists. Next door to this, Reefton Coffin Co - The Quant and the Curious is home to beautiful antiques and treasures, take a look! Also make sure to search through one of our second-hand shops to find a hidden gem. 

 Our aptly named local historians; 'The Bearded Miners' give an authentic insight into a gold mining hut and its history in Reefton. Enjoy a cuppa made from the billy and have a yarn, these men have many a tale to share. 

We are proud to welcome our very own premium spirits distillery; Reefton Distilling Co. The spirits are produced on site using local botanicals and spray-free fruits, with a range including three Little Biddy Gins, Wild Rain Vodka and Reefton Distilling Co. Liqueurs.  Also a bourbon-style and single malt whiskey to be produced in 2019, for the avid whiskey fan in your life. Reefton Distilling Co. Also offer Distillery tours and tastings, and have an onsite tasting bar and retail store.


Mums & Bubs @ Reef Cottage

Allison Hale admiring her work, in her studio @ the Courthouse

Art Gallery

The Bearded Miners 

Inside the Hut

Reefton Distilling Co. Vintage Ford

The Powerhouse Walk

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