Located at the entry to the rural township of Glenorchy, the remarkable selection at Mrs. Woolly’s General Store offers a wide range of whatever you might want or need and a handpicked cornucopia of the best of New Zealand.
From healthy chef-made takeaway foods for picnics and hikes, to fresh organic groceries, to unique artisan-made gifts, outdoor gear and clothing, practical kitchenware and hardware, the warm, welcoming staff is ready to help with a friendly smile and pointers on the best things to see and do while visiting Glenorchy.
You can feel good about your purchases too: all profits from sales at the General Store go to benefit the local community trust, to improve the lives and livelihoods of our neighbours here in this rural town at the head of the lake and the heart of the mountains.
Come taste the creamy, world famous Full Monty housemade soft-serve gelato sundae, in chocolate or vanilla, with raspberry topping and organic chocolate chips!.more>
From quality boots, hats, jackets, warming layers and toasty wool socks to hiking poles and water bottles, you’ll find everything you need to enjoy the outdoors in comfort and style.more>
Beautiful merino knits nestle next to gorgeous jewellery, and luxurious body care products complement hand-picked housewares and collectible art from NZ and around the world.more>
Each day, our kitchen wizards whip up a convenient feast of fresh pastries, crunchy and imaginative salads, savory wraps and the most delicious picnic hampers in the country.more>
Our award-winning chefs share their most coveted techniques and recipes in seasonal cooking classes year ‘round. Summer brings live music… there’s always something lively going on!