News - Gift Store

12 Jul, 2013
New Products from Parrs -Wild Ferns Bee Venom

 Parrs Products Ltd have added four new amazing products to their Wild Ferns range. Bee Venom from New Zealand has been combined with Active Manuka Honey into a range of products that provide regenerative skin therapy treatment. Bee Venom stimulates the skin and encourages it to produce collagen and elastin. This in turn helps to firm and plump facial tissue.  

Come and try these products for yourself :-


Bee Venom FACE MASK with Active Manuka Honey - used daily

Bee Venom NIGHT CREME with Active Manuka Honey - used nightly

Bee Venom MOISTURISER with Active Manuka Honey - used daily

Bee Venom SERUM with Active Manuka Honey - used 2-3 times per week

10 Mar, 2011
Lord of the Rings Merchandise

The academy award winning Lord of the Rings trilogy filmed in New Zealand took the world by storm and now you have the chance to purchase official Lord of the Rings Merchandise right here at Rotorua Buried Village.

Along with Lord of the Rings location guidebooks the Buried Village is currently offering a range of inscripted Lord of the Rings rings in both men and women's sizes. They are the perfect gift for the Lord of the Rings fan or yourself.

Get in quick stocks are limited!

One ring to rule them all.


03 Dec, 2010
Xmas Gift Ideas

Parents and Grandparents, if you are stuck for gift ideas for children, come and check out our new science and nature range. We have magnifying glasses, binoculars, outdoor adventure tools and for the junior archaeologist, an excavation kit. There is something here for all age groups.

04 Oct, 2010
epic spirit bracelets

We have an amazing new range of bracelets instore from New Zealand Shellcraft. These bracelets are worn by both men and women and retail for $20.00. Each bracelet design is inspired by nature and has leather straps and magnetic clasps. Over thirty designs currently, with more to follow.

15 Sep, 2010
childrens books

We have a fabulous range of books for children, but my favourite would have to be the delightful series of rhyming picture books, by Rotorua author Janet Martin. Each book captures the personality of one of our native birds. We also have soft toy birds to match.

15 Sep, 2010
friend wholesale products

Check out these products from a  local Rotorua company, using Manuka Honey and Rotorua Mud.  

20 Aug, 2010
book special

Only one week left for you to take advantage of the August book special. TARAWERA AND THE TERRACES is written by Phil Andrews, a local author/historian.

Normally $20.00, this book is reduced to $15.00 for the month of August.

Come on in and check this out, as well as the rest of our fabulous selection of books.

08 Jul, 2010
Walter Bateson & Boyun Kim

Walter Bateson and Boyun Kim have regularly visited The Buried Village Cafe. Boyun Kim has cared for Walter for the past 4 1/2 years but is returning with her family to Korea. Last week they came out for a last lunch together.




01 Jul, 2010
school holidays

It is great to see so many Australian families visiting this week. Don't forget to check out our bonus offers. These you can print out to bring with you when you visit.

10 Jun, 2010
Gorgeous Gifts

If you're out our way for the Open Weekend, come and browse through our store. You may just find that gorgeous gift you've been looking for or maybe a treat for your self.

A large percentage of our stock is NZ made and we are proud to have the Friend Wholesale range of cosmetics in store. A locally owned and operated business producing skincare products using Rotorua Mud, and Manuka Honey .........and you will be served with a smile :-)

03 Jun, 2010
Buy NZ made

You don't have to have visited the Buried Village to be able to shop in our gift store. Check out our new aluminium sculpture postcards. Comes flat, ready to fold and is made from 100% recycled materials(recycled coke cans, recycled paper and biodegradable inks) Your choice of sheep, kiwi, fantail, pukeko or tuatara. We've got some cool NZ childrens books about the native birds in stock as well.

Happy shopping

Margaret Shearer, Retail Manager.

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