Traveling Trader John is the first visitor to your Dinkum Island and will eventually setup his shop once you complete a few tasks for him.
He is very important in Dinkum and allows you to sell all the items in the game to him. He also has plenty of items for sale.
This guide will show you what you can purchase from John, the Tasks he asks for and the rewards he gives.
Dinkum John - Items For Sale
John sells the following items in Dinkum.
|Table Saw||5,200 Dinks|
|BBQ Cooker||34,000 Dinks|
|Bug Catcher||1,100 Dinks|
|Basic Axe||1,000 Dinks||Logging Licence|
|Basic Pickaxe||1,200 Dinks||Mining Licence|
|Fishing Rod||1,260 Dinks||Fishing Licence|
|Shovel||900 Dinks||Excavation Licence|
|Bananas||496 Dinks||Setup John's Goods permanent shop|
|Lime||180 Dinks||Setup John's Goods permanent shop|
|Gear||1,050 Dinks||Setup John's Goods permanent shop||Randomly available.|
|Copper Bar||2,000 Dinks||Setup John's Goods permanent shop||Randomly available.|
|Iron Bar||4,000 Dinks||Setup John's Goods permanent shop. Setup Town Hall.||Randomly available.|
|Deep Mines Pass||25,000 Dinks||Setup John's Goods permanent shop|
|Metal Detector||6,600 Dinks||Setup John's Goods permanent shop. Metal Detector Licence|
|Furnace||30,000 Dinks||Setup John's Goods permanent shop|
|Stone Grinder||10,000 Dinks|
|Machine Manual||16,000 Dinks|
John Daily Tasks
You can complete one Task for John each day to increase your friendship level. Daily Tasks increase a heart by 25%.
Below is a list of tasks John can ask you and the rewards you can get.
You must complete the task the same day you're given it.
|Find him something to eat||
|Purchase an item from your inventory.||
|Give him 2 Tin Bar||
|Give him 2 Copper Bar||
|Sell you clothing items||
|Catch a Carp||
|Catch River Bass||
|Catch Ulysses Butterfly||
John Weighing Rare Gems
John also will buy super-rare gems off you that he can weigh on the scales in his store. You can find these rare gems and ore on your Island, but also in the Deep Mines.
Just pick up the gem and place it on the scales; John will weigh it and pay you based on its weight! Usually you can make 30,000-80,000 Dinks per gem!
You can dig up rare gems using a shovel and Metal Detector.
- Thunder Egg (found during Thunderstorms)