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Address: 168 Dee Street, Invercargill, New Zealand
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This is E. Hayes ans sons Hardware store also known as Hammer Hardware. It...

This is E. Hayes ans sons Hardware store also known as Hammer Hardware. It is where the famous Indian motorbike is kept. The display of old bikes and things from the past is well and truly worth seeing. The movie " The Fastest Indian" starred Anthony Hopkins.

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If you are looking for something this is the place if you cant find it here stop looking They have everything great selection of old bikers and cars

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Invercargill, New Zealand
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Invercargill, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This display would be far better if it was housed in it's own domain. This is situated in the middle of a local hardware store.

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are looking for something this is the place if you cant find it here stop looking They have everything great selection of old bikers and cars

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Thank klaitken2017
Paphos District, Cyprus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A great exhibition of Motorcycles they brought back memories. Well presented, covering two floors of different countries and different machines.

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Thank Michael H
Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I unfortunately did not have enough time up my sleeve to visit Bill Richardson's Transport Museum but heck what a treasure E Hayes and sons is. I could not believe what this shop had to offer from the 57 Chev to Burt Munro's Indian scout and all manner in between. You have to allow an hour to wonder this shop... More 

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Thank Brian F
Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

If only to see the longest shelf of tools I have ever seen. If they haven't got it is probable not made. It's a general hardware store as well and has many displays of classic cars and motorcycles.

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Thank AlanBurrill
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is much more than a hardware shop. It's more of a museum. Interspersed with chainsaws and lawnmowers for sale are all sorts of old and interesting items, from vintage cars and old motorcycles to superb displays of anything to do with speed.The highlight is, of course, Burt Munro's Indian motor bike. To see the bike was one of the... More 

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Thank Liz O
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I entered E Hayes looking for a Swandri jacket and ended up forgetting about the coat and looking at all the motorcycles on display instead. I enjoyed it so much that I went back a second time to buy some Burt Munro memorabilia. The staff were very friendly and informative they also directed me toward the motorcycle mecca. This is... More 

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Thank Andrew A
Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coming to see Burt Munro's memorabilia at E Hayes Hardware in Invercargill was right up there on things to do on our recent trip to NZ. It's all here along with lots of other bikes and cars and you can actually slot into the replica World's Fastest Indian and have a picture taken. Thoroughly recommended for movie and bike fans.

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Thank Robert R
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even if you're not an expert, or acquainted with the Worlds Fastest Indian movie, unique display of bikes & machinery, located in a large hardware store in Dee St well worth a visit & it's free!

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Thank Ann M
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great setup. Vintage motorcycles and cars plus all the hardware bits and pieces you would ever need. It's also got homewares and adventure clothing too. Recommended.

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