Local Arts & Crafts
Being surrounded by such landscapes and seascapes its easy to understand how Punakaiki has so many talented, creative people. Potters, painters, carvers, weavers, glass blowers all sorts!
Punakaiki Crafts& Nikau Coffee Shop
A co-operative society with an international name for quality, innovative NZ made art and crafts, many made from local materials. Open seven days.
P O Box 15
*Recommend Coffee & Cakes here!
Seal Island Studio
Glass blowing studio and gallery. Magnificent coastal views. Ten minutes drive north of Punakaiki. Scent bottles, paperweights, vases, goblets etc. Created from recycled glass.
Open seven days.
Private Bag 2388
Te Miko Glass Bead Studio
Creates individually crafted glass beads by flame work. Watch this process and select beautiful beads to create your own unique jewellery / souvenirs. 3.5km north of Punakaiki.
P O Box 14
Make sure you stay at
Sea View Retreat Punakaiki Accommodation