German Heritage

The story of the German Village Shop Hahndorf


History of Hahndorf Village
The German Village Shop has been operating for over 30 years in the oldest German settlement in Australia, Hahndorf South Australia.

The famous German Village Shop 

It is situated in the heart of Hahndorf’s picturesque Main Street, diagonally opposite the Hahndorf Inn Hotel. 
Step into this quaint building, built in 1866 and feel as if you just stepped into the Black Forest, Germany. Be surrounded by many exquisite German hand carved Cuckoo Clocks and specialty gifts from Europe.

Owners of the German Village Shop

Owner Justin Lang and his fiancé Rebecca have created a shop boasting the largest range of Cuckoo Clocks on display in Australia. There are 100 or more different Cuckoo clocks inside!

German made products imported from Southern Germany

The store imports traditionally carved German Cuckoo Clocks from the Black Forest. We stock the following types of cuckoo clocks:
The store doesn't just have clocks but an excellent range of German hand made gifts and products including:

"We hope you enjoy the traditional German products as much as we enjoyed bringing them too you!"