Australia and Oceania Shopping

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Australia and Oceania Shopping

  • Clothing

    Sydney Shopping

    The taxi dropped us off early, so we wandered around the shopping mall while we waited for the restaurant to open. We saw all kinds of miniskirts which my granddaughter and I agreed Barb (her mother/my daughter) would never wear. Westfield Sydney Shopping Hours Monday - Wednesday 9.30am - 6.30pm Thursday 9.30am - 9.00pm Friday 9.30am -...

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  • Scarborough Fair Markets

    Perth Shopping

    Scarborough Fair Markets are really popular – they combine a visit to the beach with a relaxed way of shopping. The markets are adjacent to the Rendezvous Observation City. The markets have various stalls from antiques, fashion, surf wear, tarot reading, massage and reflexology, books, rocking horse shop and many more. There is a licensed food hall...

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  • Myer Center, Queen Street Mall

    Brisbane Shopping

    Located in the heart of the city, the Queen Street Mall and its nearby surrounds is Queensland’s premier shopping district. Queen Street Mall highlights … Brisbane Arcade: A high end three-level shopping galleria. If you are seeking wares from some of Brisbane’s most awarded fashion designers … or simply for something you won’t find anywhere else...

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  • Rundle Mall

    Adelaide Shopping

    I'm not generally a great fan of shopping whilst on holiday, but the Adelaide Arcade is worth a visit for the architecture and history as well as the shops. It was built in 1885 and retains the historical feel. There is even a small museum about the history of the Arcade and its shops on the balcony level. The shops include fashion, accessories...

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  • the 4 main Shopping Malls

    Christchurch Shopping

    This is Christchurch’s and – nearly logical – the South Island’s biggest shopping mall. You have a choice of 150 shops, and especially if you are looking for shoes this is the place to go. Sometimes I have the impression every second shop is for shoes – and I still do not find what I want LOL There are also some nice clothes and homeware stores,...

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  • Markets

    Canberra Shopping

    The Hall Market is held on the showgrounds in Hall village approximately 10 kms from the centre of Canberra. Markets are open 10am to 3pm on the first Sunday of each month, excluding January. This is one of the largest handmade, home-grown, produce markets in Australia with a great selection of stalls selling everything from dolls houses to live...

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  • Pacific Fair / Harbour Town.

    Gold Coast Shopping

    The Pacific Fair Shopping Centre is a HUGE mall. that I'm sure it'll cater to all your needs. There are more than 300 shops that you can visit! I bought everything from sweets, grocery, and even my prepaid card. On a macro level, the shopping centre has everything from cinema to about 20 fast food joints. To top it all off, the big departmental...

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  • Parnell Village Shops

    Auckland Shopping

    Höglund Glass is one of the top quality New Zealand items you may like to purchase on your visit down here. Of course transporting this medium home can be a mission, however the shop will organise this to best protect the glass, they ship worldwide. Most dignitaries are brought to this shop to give them the opportunity to buy gifts. British Royalty...

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  • Pareo

    Bora-Bora Shopping

    The main shopping area is the village of Vaitape. However, I did not really buy anything there, and found shops along the main road outside Vaitape(I can't say off the beaten path because on BB there is only one "path"!).I bought great Gauguin pareos (huge!) at the Boutique Gauguin. You can't miss it , the giant cutout of Gauguin screams tourist...

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  • Black Pearls

    Tahiti Shopping

    The Gaugin pearl shop on Rangiroa is one of many pearl shops, however it is the one to which you will be directed if you are staying at the Hotel Kia Ora. The shop comes to the hotel and picks you up in their air conditioned van. The Gaugin is special because they are local producers. They will explain the pearl-making process to you, and show you...

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  • The Christmas Heirloom Company

    Tirau Shopping

    The Christmas Heirloom Company sells Christmas decorations all year round. They have the most incredible selection of trees and themed decorations - some traditional stuff, and more quirky ideas too. I saw a tree decorated with surfing santas and penguines wearing shades! Lots of glitter, sparkle and all things Christmassy. A lot of people like to...

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  • Heineken Store

    Aitutaki Shopping

    A grocery store with a huge Heineken sign just north or Rino's Beach Bungalows. The name of the store is actually Rirei but there's no sign with that name. You can save money by cooking your own lunch and dinner since fully stocked kitchen is provided in Etu Moana. Grab a complimentary bike and start exercising! This store has a lot of stuff...

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  • Markets

    Sydney Shopping

    Paddy's is a large very popular market alongside Chinatown. It's the oldest market in Australia dating back to the early days of white settlement. Stalls sell inexpensive clothing, giftware, souvenirs, sunglasses, confectionary and more, and there's a very good fruit, vegetable and seafood section.

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  • Queen Street

    Brisbane Shopping

    As far as I am concerned, the Tourist House has the best quality souvenirs. Near the Tourist House, are several more Souvenir Shops. The nearest shop has quite a good collection and some different items. Walking towards the city centre, you will come to Albert Street. If you turn left, there is another souvenir shop, this one specializes in cheaper...

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  • Central Markets

    Adelaide Shopping

    A myriad of shopping spots Lots of food outlets as well as craft and general stores. Try the samples of cheese available. Think about purchasing a few, a pack of water crackers or some bread and some fresh or dried fruit. Voila picnic in the park. Park? Take your pick!

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  • Artcenter Market

    Christchurch Shopping

    UPDATE - unfortunately this has been closed since the February 2011 earthquakes. Located in the back of the Art Center building, the Fudge Cottage is a small yet fully stocked sweets outlet. Regardless if you call them candies, sweets or lollies, the Fudge Cottage will have something for you. The ladies were quite nice to explain some of the...

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  • Outer Suburbs

    Canberra Shopping

    Without wishing to disrespect the good residents of South Canberra, if the average tourist finds himself or herself in the vicinity of Tuggeranong Homestead Market between the hours of 9am and 2pm (its opening hours) on the second Sunday of a month they are most likely lost, having been taken prisoner by Canberra’s mostly unnecessary profusion of...

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  • Newmarket

    Auckland Shopping

    Here is a chance for New Zealanders and travellers to purchase this quality French lavender produce imported from Provence, Sth France. This range of creams, oils and such are well known and liked all over the world. The company requires strict adherence to their guidelines to sell L'Occitane items. The Lavender creams are famous worldwide.

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  • Black Pearls

    Bora-Bora Shopping

    There was a special phone at our hotel to call BPC for a free visit. They pick you up and bring you back. We had a short guided tour of the pearl farm, showing the various steps of pearl making. The visit, of course, ends up in the shop where you can buy pearls and jewels... But on the whole it was quite interesting, even if their first aim is...

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  • The Merchant of Tirau

    Tirau Shopping

    This may not be a shop for travellers, but it could be. Especially if you are looking for some cuisine from home. There is a very interesting array of wine here and lots of other goodies to go with it, both from New Zealand and overseas. Almost a delicatessen. I spent a lot of time just looking and pondering. Now I can go back and buy from time to...

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  • Moana Creations

    Aitutaki Shopping

    This craft store has Aitutaki's largest selection of local crafts and souvenirs. This store used to be located in the large building in the heart of town on the way to the main pier. But that building was wrecked by the hurricanes in February 2010. Now Tony operates it from his home just south of Pacific Resort Aitutaki. You'll see a big sign on...

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  • Queen Victoria Building

    Sydney Shopping

    The Queen Victoria Building is maybe the biggest of the elegant, old-fashioned shopping-arcades in the centre of Sydney. It was built in 1898 in the place of a local market and it was restored again in 1984 and it is nowadays not only the most beautiful shoppingcentre in Sydney, but also a place to eat inside some great cafes and restaurants and a...

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  • General

    Brisbane Shopping

    Want a unique gift to take home for your Grand-daughter or Grandson, or for a child that is looking forward to receiving a gift from you? I think I have the answer. Build-a-Bear workshop is located in Westfield Chermside Shop 161, Cnr Gympie & Hamilton Rds Chermside, QLD - 4032 Phone: 07 3350 5324 OR Westfield Carindale Shop 2245, 1151 Creek...

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  • Civic Centre

    Canberra Shopping

    Civic centre is a great place to do shopping in Canberra. The centre holds two major department stores, a discount department store, major supermarket and over 200 unique specialty outlets, restaurant and bars. The city centre was officially established in 1927. It was meant to be called Civic Centre from Walter Burley Griffin's plan with a...

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  • Useful Tips

    Christchurch Shopping

    The Malls around Christchurch are some of the best places to go looking for most of the items you need. You can get around them quite easily via the Orbiter Bus which has its route going past Northlands, The Palms, Eastgate, Westgate (Riccarton) and Barrington Malls plus the Bush Inn centre. Anything and everything

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  • Zarbo Delicatessen & Café.

    Auckland Shopping

    This place is the whole experience. You can have lunch and or you can shop for food and kitchen items not normally found in NZ shops. The ambience is busy and I found it too noisy, but it's a lively place with neat people mingling here. I filled up on Austrian Mozart chocs.

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  • Malls.

    Sydney Shopping

    The retail centre of Sydney where you will find many malls and shopping outlets.You can walk from Town Hall train station through the underground arcade to Pitt st mall under the Myer department store.There are also street performers here on a regular basis and is very busy at lunchtimes.

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  • Westfield Indooroopilly

    Brisbane Shopping

    Hello, I am a frequent shopper at Indro but since Xmas the complex has been hot and quite stuffy which makes me want to leave as quickly as possible. I have spoken to other shoppers and shop assistants and they have felt the same. Please make it a pleasant place to shop and have the aircon set to a cooling temperature

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  • Kathmandu

    Christchurch Shopping

    Standing at corner of Lichfield St and Colombo St, you have a selection of stores at your fingertips practically in all directions: Bivouac/Outdoors, Kathmandu, The Great Outdoors, High Country, Snow Gum, Footrunner Anything outdoor. Not that I'm much of an experienced outdoor person, but judging from these stores, the stores mostly sell really...

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  • The Rocks

    Sydney Shopping

    If you're looking for a place that's a bit different from your typical souvenir shops, look no further then the Harbour Rocks Store. Located in The Rocks area of Sydney, this little store sells native gifts like boomerangs and aboriginal pendants and bracelets. You won't find your typical souvenirs here, apart from T-Shirts, with unique designs to...

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  • Department Stores

    Sydney Shopping

    This is not about one particular shop but a complex. It's one of Sydney's busiest shopping precincts and you can easily reach it by public transport. It's about 10 kms north of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and it's named after the suburb, Chatswood. It's not a shopping mall inasmuch as the original blocks have been retained but there are hundreds of...

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  • Jewellery

    Sydney Shopping

    Hathi is one of Liz's favorite shops in the Rocks. This shop has a nice selection of handmade jewelry in different shapes, sizes and material. Liz fist discovered this shop during our October 2007 trip and have returned on both of our 2010 trips. One our first trip I bought Liz a pearl choker which is one of her favorite pieces of jewelry and she...

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  • Australian Arts and Products

    Sydney Shopping

    My granddaughter had a list of things she wanted to get or that people had asked her to bring them and usually a museum shop is a pretty good place to buy things that are reasonable in price and not just tourist junk. So she shopped around and got a couple of boomerangs for her dad and a few other little souvenirs. They have books, T-shirts,...

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  • Oxford Street

    Sydney Shopping

    The best shop I walked into was Opus! It full of great home wares and quirky little things that you just don't find everywhere. It has a lot of modern stuff that is really colourful and practical and there is another section that as still modern but a bit toned downed. It really is worth the look as I doubt there are many stores like it. It is on...

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  • Food and Drink

    Sydney Shopping

    Darrell Lea is a chain of chocolate stores. Darrel Lea is owned and operated by the Lea family since 1927. This Australian confectionery producer has several delicious treats such as hard center chocolates, caramels, rocky road bars, liquorish, chocolate bars and jelly beans. The store has that Yum smell as soon as you enter the door....it is the...

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  • Darling Harbour

    Sydney Shopping

    If you fancy doing a spot of shopping in Sydney then you can't go wrong with Harbourside. Located in the picturesque Darling Harbour its easy to spend a couple of hours here before or after visiting one of the many cafes or restaurants or even the zoo, aquarium, chinese gardens or imax theatre! I can't remember any of the shop names but this is a...

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  • Strand Arcade

    Sydney Shopping

    The Strand of 1891 is a very elegant shopping-arcade that was built as a connection between Pitt Street and George Street, with a total length of 104 meters and it is 3 storeys high. The Strand Arcades was built by an english architect named John Spencer and the name was taken from "The Strand" in London, which used to be London's most popular...

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  • Birkenhead Point

    Sydney Shopping

    Birkenhead has some excellent bargains as does DFO at Homebush but you are advised to get there early on a weekend when most local people go. A weekday is a better option. A cab from the city would be expensive and negate the value of going in the first place. Birkenhead has the advantage of being right on the water so you can have a scenic meal or...

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  • Shoes

    Sydney Shopping

    I'm a confessed shoe addict. Once I find a brand or shop that I love; they have a customer for life. My husband and I first discovered this shop during my second trip to Sydney. The shop carries are large variety of shoes from casual flats, boots, platform heels, sandals and accesories. I have fallen in love with their platform pumps and have...

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  • Bookshops

    Sydney Shopping

    Dymocks Dymocks was my favorite bookshop in Sydney and I have to admit this was mainly for the great architecture of the building that I saw while walking through the centre of Sydney. The Dymocks Building is a great sight of Victorian Architecture and Dymocks is a chain of bookshops that was founded in 1879 and they have nowadays around 65...

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  • Duty Free

    Sydney Shopping

    Goods and Services Tax (G$T) is a broad-based tax of 10% on most goods, services and other items sold or consumed in Australia. Do not forget to ask the GST refund when leaving Australia. I find some advice ho to proceed... The Tourist Refund Scheme (TRS) enables you to claim a refund, subject to certain conditions, of the goods and services tax...

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  • Music

    Sydney Shopping

    Hi ive been coming to this store since my early teens when it was purely an underground music store mainly hardcore metal and punk , these days it caters for just about everyone but still specailisers in metal , its full of rock memorabillia and hard to find collectables ,its a rock lovers heaven !! Theres clothes, cds old rare and bootleg hard to...

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  • BARGAINS GALORE in NSydney

    This place is huge, a treasure trove of international food, fashion and flair displaying all the best Australia has to offer all under one roof with thousands of bargains.You will literally shop till you drop so give this a good amount of time to enjoy to the utmost! There are toys, tools, kitchenware, camping / fishing goods, cosmetics, jewellery,...

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  • Maori Craft

    a Stall at the Art Center in Christchurch, click on the pic and see for yourself from US$15.- you can take away a fine woodcarving.bonecarvings are my favorite though

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  • Myer-Centre

    in Brisbane....multistoreyed shopping Complex in Downtown , nice Victorian Building andwhat ever you want, I bet it underwent a refurbishment and even better shops have been added...my last visit in 1992

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