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How quirky

It was a wonderful visit. Coffee was great and the collection was well worth viewing. Nice to see... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Monty B

My husband had been particularly interested to see this attraction and it was to be a highlight of... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
Sunshine Coast, Australia
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Papatowai, New Zealand

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a wonderful visit. Coffee was great and the collection was well worth viewing. Nice to see something so trapped in time.

Thank Monty B
Reviewed 29 June 2017

My husband had been particularly interested to see this attraction and it was to be a highlight of our holiday. After having checked website prior and driving a considerable distance , we were Disappointed to find it was Closed for Winter!

Thank julieadamson2015
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

A place for the young and the young at heart! The two of us were amazed again and again with the many treasures that were on offer here! Defiantly pay the $5 so you can venture past the caravan and see many more amazing inventions...More

Thank Kayla M
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The Lost Gypsy Gallery is a converted bus museum of silly things made from found objects. In addition to the free to visit bus, there is a theatre / park area behind which includes larger automata. There is a $5 admission fee for the theatre...More

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 4 April 2017

a hidden gem. Was geocaching and stopped to pick the one up that was hidden here otherwise wouldn't have known this place existed. It is an amzing place so quirky. It certainly put a smile on my face. Very interactive. had some noodles here which...More

Thank filligirl
Reviewed 25 March 2017

You have to admire the many things that have been created here. This man has imagination for all things that move. A special place to visit. It will make you laugh and complements nicely something man-made amongst the rest of the catlins all -so- natural....More

Thank dedicatedtraveller14
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Visit this exhibition of a work with old stuff to a small fantastic land of surprising happenings Gave me surrealistic feelings It was also fun in good sense Very good mockacoffe in the mystic coffebar

Thank Lufta2015
Reviewed 10 March 2017

A curiosity shop (aka curio shop) in an old bus. Filled with unique handmade gadgets. Also a coffee/drink/food stop. In the vein of kitschy beach galleries around the world with exotica and fascinating trinkets. Loved it!

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

... for letting us have a look in your creative phantasy wonderland! Go here if you have a little kid within yourself, not with you.

Thank Earthling42
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

What a hoot. Bought and iced coffee from the quaint Caravan. Sat it the shade....yes lots of heat..31 today and then took a stroll through the bus. All sorts of crazy displays and interactive gadgets. Allow plenty of time which we were short of. Fascinating.

Thank Voodles
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