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Great Jersey, Poor Location

If you wanted to see a big (giant) jersey, buy alpaca clothing and have something to eat this would... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2017
Henry J
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Prague, Czech Republic
via mobile
Worth a visit

This is a huge Jersey. It is very colourful and really worth a visit. It has a great cafe and good... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2018
lynleeee
,
Newcastle, Australia
via mobile
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“wool shop”(2 reviews)
“guiness book”(2 reviews)
“on display”(3 reviews)
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38 Waihi Terrace | Kiwi Country Visitors Centre, Geraldine 8751, New Zealand
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+64 3-693 9820
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Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

This is a huge Jersey. It is very colourful and really worth a visit. It has a great cafe and good coffee. You can also purchase heaps of souvenirs here. The Jersey used to be in a knit wear shop but now it is in...More

Thank lynleeee
Reviewed January 31, 2018

Had to ask where it was in the shop! Very well hidden! Interesting to see though if you are in Geraldine!

1  Thank chrissynz
Reviewed January 10, 2018

Originally displayed in a wool shop in the town, it is now on display in the I-site information office. It's a remarkable piece of knitting and has its place in the Guiness Book of World Records.

Thank David P
Reviewed May 19, 2017

The jersey itself is pretty amazing, however it is now located in such a way as to make photographs difficult and difficult to take in due to pedestrian traffic.

Thank Bill G
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

If you wanted to see a big (giant) jersey, buy alpaca clothing and have something to eat this would be the ideal setup for you. The jersey itself is great, 5 stars, an absolute knitting masterpiece, I doubt there is anyone in the world that...More

Thank Henry J
Reviewed March 30, 2017

We were on tour and told that it was made for the largest woman in the world. After Looking at we were amazed.

Thank 4x4wheelers
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately this company are no longer there. We were disappointed as had been looking forward to visiting.

Thank chrissie46-11
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

I only went in to check where the airport coach would stop. And there it was. Hanging from the wall. This is the largest jumper in the world. The nice lady on reception pointed this out to the people ahead of me in the queue....More

Thank liz055
Reviewed February 15, 2017

This knitted jersey, some sort of record-breaker, is hanging on a wall, up high, above the Visitor Information Counter in the main street in Geraldine. Because it's up so high, it's kind of difficult to work out exactly how big it is. I guess the...More

Thank Pixiehat
Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

Truley seeing the world's largest wooly jumper has to be on everyones bucket list. I was lucky enough to view this wonder of the modern world and it changed my life. Seriously though, if your in Geraldine (or passing through), go see it. It's free,...More

2  Thank baxterbeagle
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