Optometrist Queensgate

Queensgate Shopping Centre
Shop 128, Cnr Queens Drive and, Bunny Street
Lower Hutt Central Wellington 5011

  • Near Countdown

Opening hours

Monday9:00am - 6:00pm

Tuesday9:00am - 6:00pm

Wednesday9:00am - 6:00pm

Thursday9:00am - 9:00pm

Friday9:00am - 6:00pm

Saturday9:00am - 6:00pm

Sunday10:00am - 5:30pm

*Store hours reflect local standard trading hours and exclude public holidays

Visit our Queensgate Google Business page for directions, reviews, and updates.

Our Reviews
Aqua Blast 2018 Ltd
2 days ago

Fast and kind service

Angela Gardner
3 days ago

Very friendly and helpful staff, the optometrist was also friendly and knowledgeable.

Jodie Robertson
3 days ago

Good knowledge great service good prices

Rajneel Raj
4 days ago

Katie Rosati
2 weeks ago

Madison Palemene
2 weeks ago

Love their frames, they’re so cute and affordable. Staff was super lovely. I was served by Carolyn, ... See more

Neil Scoble
2 weeks ago

Friendly professional service and a great price

Archie Bobier
4 weeks ago

The staff are very accommodating, they are really helpful specially in the needs of my daughter. Tha... See more

Lesieli Tomiki
1 month ago

Leilani McFall
1 month ago

Noleen Samuels
1 month ago

Friendly, helpful,love the styles and colors they had on offer. There were no hidden prices. first c... See more

Gsm P
1 month ago

First time purchasing from Oscar Wylee. I had seen their range of frames and always wanted to have a... See more

Bruce Millner
1 month ago

Went in to get vision checked. The $30 eye check was half the price of other optometrists. Whilst th... See more

Ariki Maureen Tukaroa-Betham
1 month ago

Friendly, fast, reasonable costs to get frames replaced thank you team OW in QG!

Kendra Bennett
1 month ago

Tessa Rodrigo
1 month ago

This was my first experience here, I went in for an eye test resulting in me getting glasses. The en... See more

1 month ago

Best optometrist in the city. Every single staff member is kind, and the optometrists are nice and t... See more

Tanya Long
1 month ago

We had three pairs of glasses made for my wife, who has complex vision issues. Unfortunately, two of... See more

C McLaughlin
2 months ago

Very good service ,friendly optometrist.

Jedi Renee Lee
2 months ago

Ashlee Hawira
2 months ago

Jacqui Beder
2 months ago

The pressure test was unsuccessful. I t was done 4 times in the left eye which was uncomfortable an... See more

irene walker
2 months ago

Best eye test ever. Highly recommend to all.

April P NZ
3 months ago

First ever eye exam in 38 years. Nothing but good things to say. Optometrist was lovely, explained e... See more

Tracey Kent
4 months ago

Excellent service

action locker
4 months ago

Good efficient service , thanks, pickup my New glasses today , well pleased ????

Samantha Higgs
4 months ago

Shopped at Queensgate, best experience ever!! Super friendly and supportive. Amazing customer servic... See more

Amanda Sattler
4 months ago

Super fast and friendly service. Cute frame selection too.

Marie Burns
4 months ago

Willie Tauli
4 months ago

Good service very friendly

Flo Flo
4 months ago

I have never visited your store, and upon entry I was greated warmly, there wasn't a long wait or pe... See more

Douglas Levy
4 months ago

Fast , efficient service provided from the optometrist and sales consultant - good variety of frames... See more

4 months ago

Adila Bajema
5 months ago

This is my first time with Oscar Wylee. The team at Queensgate Lower Hutt is delightful - friendly a... See more

Melissa Machet
5 months ago

Staff were very friendly and professional. Would highly recommend Oscar Wylee in Queensgate Mall.

Andrew Deck
5 months ago

Very good service from a friendly team. Good overall pricing.

5 months ago

Partner was sick of me using her glasses so dragged me in to Oscar Wylee. Was pleasantly surprised a... See more

hannah bentley
5 months ago

Kim Bonilla
5 months ago

Popov Rackov
6 months ago

Danny Boyle
7 months ago

The service was excellent. From the moment I arrived in store, to when I left.

Adriana Rincon Baquero
7 months ago

We love the way the Dr. and the team make feel our son. They took the time to talk to him and give c... See more

komal gounder
8 months ago

It was amazing experience with Oscar Wylee.???? Very professional ,informative and warm welcoming c... See more

Tammy Connolly
8 months ago

Kenji De Leon
8 months ago

Linda Time
9 months ago

Very happy with my eye test experience at the Queensgate Lower Hutt store.

alexandra kurmen
10 months ago

Maria Sailia
10 months ago

Highly recommend ????... the service provided was great ????..

Benoy Mathai
10 months ago

Thank you Oscar whylee. It was really a great experience.

J Lea
10 months ago

My first time getting a pair of glasses. My optometrist was amazing and the staff at the front were ... See more

About Oscar Wylee Queensgate

Located in picturesque Lower Hutt, our Oscar Wylee store can be found in the Queensgate Shopping Centre. Here our experienced optometrists provide comprehensive eye tests with same-day prescriptions. Catch a bus to the interchange right outside the centre, or take the short 15 minute walk from Waterloo train station, and our friendly staff can assist as you shop our range of fashionable glasses at affordable prices.

There is also plenty to explore in the Lower Hutt area once you have finished your appointment with us. The Queensgate Shopping Centre is home to over 100 stores from fashion and food to lifestyle. For those who also enjoy being outdoors, the Lower Hutt area is surrounded by possible adventure, with Belmont Regional Park less than a twenty minute drive away. If you are near the Moera and Boulcott suburbs, Oscar Wylee at the Queensgate Shopping Centre is your go-to for all things optometry.

*Free eye test with optical glasses purchase on the same day, otherwise an eye test cost is $30.
Meet Our Team
Our Services
  • Professional Frame Styling
  • Frame Adjustments and Repairs
  • Comprehensive Eye Test
  • Dilation Test

Find an Optometrist in Queensgate for an Eye Health Test

An optometrist in Queensgate can be visited for an eye health test and other quality optometry services. We don’t have an eye doctor in-store at Oscar Wylee, however, our optometrists are highly trained and dedicated to providing you with great eye care services. For an eye health test in Queensgate, you can expect a thorough examination of several structures of the eye. This will help the optometrists look out for any signs of eye diseases and in general, ensure your vision is healthy.

Our glasses store is an ideal destination for browsing for either your next prescription glasses or prescription sunglasses. Our optical dispenser is also available to assist you with selecting the right frames for your visual requirements and personal style. The average price for an optometrist in Queensgate may likely vary according to the patient’s overall health, visual needs and age.

How to Find an Optometrist in Queensgate?

To find an optometrist in Queensgate, you can take certain steps that can help make it easier for you such as searching online, assessing the store’s opening hours and finding the directions to your chosen location. The steps on how to find an optometrist in Queensgate are listed below.

  1. Search online using the phrase, optometrist near me in Queensgate. This can also be done here on the website via our locations page.
  2. Click on the Oscar Wylee link, which will take you directly to our Queensgate optometrist store page.
  3. See the store’s opening hours and where the store is located specifically.
  4. Use the Queensgate Google Business page link located under store hours to see the directions on how to get to the store.

You can also find an optometrist in Queensgate by searching the keywords optometrist near me. If you have locations enabled on your smartphone and you’re in the Queensgate area, our Queensgate store page should appear easily for you to click on.

Is it Hard to Get an Eye Appointment in Queensgate?

No, it is not hard to get an eye appointment in Queensgate. You can easily book an appointment to see an Oscar Wylee optometrist in Queensgate right here on this page or in-store. At Oscar Wylee we have highly qualified optometrists available and happy to help with any vision concerns.

How to Compare Optometrists in Queensgate to Each Other?

To compare optometrists in Queensgate, you can use factors such as eye tests offered, health fund coverage, lens types and add-ons and eyewear offered. To take care of your vision and eye health, it is important to receive an eye test at least once every two years. There are different types of tests that can be performed in an eye test and not all optometrists may offer the same tests. Health funds can be used to help cover some of the cost of your frames and lenses. To find out if your health fund is accepted at a Queensgate optometrist, visit their website. In the case of Oscar Wylee, we accept all major health funds and provide on-the-spot claims in-store. There are many different lens options available for prescription glasses such as single vision, multifocal and high index lenses. Most optometrists in Queensgate will offer these lenses although it is good to make sure. There are also lens add-ons available to enhance your glasses such as anti-reflective and blue light filters. Finally, if you are looking to purchase a pair of glasses after your eye test, you can compare the different styles and colours you are interested in from the optometrists in Queensgate. Oscar Wylee offers a wide range of frames with vintage and modern inspirations in bold colours and subtle designs.

How to Find an Eyeglasses Shop in Queensgate?

To find a glasses store in Queensgate, you can try to follow these simple steps including searching online, selecting a convenient location and looking at their health insurance policies. The steps on how to find a glasses store in Queensgate are listed below.

  1. Search online using the phrase, glasses store in Queensgate. This will provide you with various options for glasses stores in the whole Queensgate area.
  2. Select a glasses store that is most convenient for you to travel to.
  3. Click the link to find out more information such as opening hours, exact location and directions to the glasses store in Queensgate.
  4. Read their health insurance policies to ensure you know what health benefits you have access to.

Our Oscar Wylee glasses store in Queensgate offers primary eye care services such as comprehensive eye tests as well as other services performed by an optometrist and offers prescription and non-prescription eyewear.

Is it Possible to Purchase Prescribed Sunglasses in Queensgate Without Seeing an Optometrist?

Yes and no, it is possible to purchase prescribed sunglasses in Queensgate without seeing an optometrist if you already have a prescription that has not expired. If your prescription is expired, you can book an eye test to receive an updated or new prescription which will require you to see an optometrist. This will ensure your prescription sunglasses are appropriate for your visual needs.

Where is the Oscar Wylee Queensgate Optometrist in New Zealand Located?

The Oscar Wylee Queensgate optometrist is located at the corner of Queens Drive and Bunny Street Lower Hutt in Central Wellington. You can find the Oscar Wylee Queensgate store near Countdown.

What is the Phone Number of Oscar Wylee Queensgate Optometrist in New Zealand?

The Oscar Wylee Queensgate optometrist store phone number is 04 280 0058. You can contact the Oscar Wylee Queensgate store between the hours of 9 am and 6 pm from Monday to Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, between 9 am and 9 pm on Thursdays, and on Sundays between 10 am and 5:30 pm.

What are the Reviews for Oscar Wylee Queensgate Optometrist in New Zealand?

The many reviews for Oscar Wylee Queensgate optometrist in New Zealand, left by our various customers can be found here on the website as well as online when you search for Oscar Wylee Queensgate optometrist. The reviews for Oscar Wylee Queensgate optometrist are listed below.

  • Carrie Macmillan: Friendly staff and answered all my questions.
  • Adila Bajema: This is my first time with Oscar Wylee. The team at Queensgate Lower Hutt is delightful - friendly and welcoming. Tanushka, the optometrist, was great, made it really comfortable and gave good advice. Did not feel pressured at all to purchase glasses. The team confirmed what the prices were after everything was included before even getting you to choose your frames. They repeated at least 3 times to confirm the price and requirement which was reassuring. Left the store feeling that the utmost care was taken.
  • Melissa Machet: Staff were very friendly and professional. Would highly recommend Oscar Wylee in Queensgate Mall.
  • Andrew Deck: Very good service from a friendly team. Good overall pricing.
  • Rob AWUNZ: Partner was sick of me using her glasses so dragged me into Oscar Wylee. Was pleasantly surprised at how comfortable they made me feel, the whole process was customer care at its best. Having been to another chain store previously this experience was next level. If you're not sure just do it you won't be disappointed. Thanks for the brilliant service!!

What Treatments or Eye Care Processes are Done in the Oscar Wylee Queensgate Optometrist Location?

The treatments or eye care processes done in the Oscar Wylee Queensgate optometrist location include a tonometry test, a slit lamp exam and a refraction test. Additional tests that may also be performed can include a dilated fundus exam. The treatments or eye-care processes that are done in the Oscar Wylee Queensgate optometrist location are listed below.

  • A Tonometry Test: An optometrist or optical dispenser will conduct a tonometry test which involves the use of a machine that will release small puffs of air into your eyes. This will assist with measuring pressure in the eye.
  • Slit Lamp Test: A slit lamp test can be used to evaluate your eye health, by examining your cornea and iris which are the anterior and posterior of the eye.
  • Refraction Test: During a refraction test, an optometrist will have you view an image through different lenses and ask you to confirm which helps you see the image clearer.
  • Dilated Fundus Exam: A dilated fundus exam can help an optometrist assess your health in more detail by getting a clear view of the retina. This test is typically carried out for patients with diabetes and those who may be at risk of developing retinal damage.

How Many Optometrists Exist in Queensgate?

Many optometrists exist in Queensgate to provide eye tests and glasses, including Oscar Wylee. The amount of optometrists available in an area will typically depend on the population. At Oscar Wylee Queensgate located in New Zealand, we offer excellent optometry services including eye tests performed by skilled optometrists using high-quality equipment. We also have a wide range of fashion-forward frames that customers can browse in a large selection of sizes and colours. If you’re looking for an optometrist in Queensgate, choose Oscar Wylee and we will take care of your optometry and eyewear needs.

What are the Other Closest Optometrist Locations to Queensgate in New Zealand?

The other closest Oscar Wylee optometrist location to Queensgate is Wellington Central with around 15-17 km in between stores and is located at 18 Willis Street. The Oscar Wylee Wellington Central store can be found next to ANZ Bank and is a go-to destination for eye tests, assistance with your eyewear and more.

In store eye test

Fashion-forward glasses frames for fashion-forward folk

Here at our store in Queensgate Shopping Centre, we offer prescription eyeglasses and prescription sunglasses in a variety of modern and vintage-inspired styles. Choose to add on anti-glare lenses, blue light filter lenses, and more. Our experts in store will help you choose what’s best for you, and you’ll leave our store with a pair of prescription glasses or prescription sunglasses that will look like they’re made for you.

Health funds accepted

Check Your Eyesight in Lower Hutt Queensgate

There is no need to go to an optometrist’s office in order to have your routine eye exam. Just stop by Oscar Wylee in Queensgate, where we have trained eye care professionals doing free* eye tests. You can have your prescription updated, eye health checked, and shop for a new pair of glasses all in under 30 minutes.

*Free eye test with optical glasses purchase on the same day, otherwise an eye test cost is $30.

Styling advice

We Accept Southern Cross Insurance

Here at Oscar Wylee Optometrist Lower Hutt Queensgate, we can process your health fund claim in-store with a valid health fund card. We'll help answer any questions about what you’re eligible for with your health fund. You don’t have to navigate the hardest parts of health insurance alone - here at Oscar Wylee Queensgate Shopping Centre, we’re here to make sure you get what you need at an affordable, competitive price.

For a list of other health funds, please contact our store.