DUNEDIN ATTRACTIONS


OLVESTON

Spend an hour absorbing the atmosphere in the Theomin family's historic Dunedin home, Olveston.

TAIERI GORGE RAILWAY

Enjoy an amazing variety of landscapes as you travel from Dunedin city centre to the rugged mountain interior of Central Otago and back.

ALBATROSS COLONY

Tairoa Head is the World’s only mainland breeding colony of Royal Northern Albatross.

BALDWIN STREET

Conquer Baldwin Street, authenticated as the World’s Steepest Street.

MONARCH TOURS

A cruise on the Monarch will enable you to view what cannot be seen from land.

CADBURY FACTORY

Add a little sweetness to your day and enjoy a tour of Cadbury World.

OTAGO GOLD TRAIL

Dunedin was the launching point for New Zealand's gold rush in 1861. Try your luck in the public fossicking creeks. The local rivers still hold many secrets.

SPEIGHT'S BREWERY

See, smell, touch and taste the ingredients that go into making "the pride of the South".

OTAGO MUSEUM

Experience Otago’s natural and cultural wealth.

TOITŪ

Discover what makes Otago different at the Otago Settlers Museum.

PENGUIN PLACE

Conservation reserve for the endangered Yellow Eyed Penguins.

BOTANIC GARDEN

Significant plant collections in a serene setting of mature trees, sunlit lawns and hill views.

CHINESE GARDEN

Traditional Chinese Gardens. A quiet tranquil haven in authentic Shanghai style. Nestled between Railway station and Toitū.

TUNNEL BEACH

A hidden beach accessed through a hand carved tunnel will delight.

SANDFLY BAY

Hidden away on the north side of the Peninsula facing out to the Pacific Ocean.

OROKONUI

An eco-sanctuary established in 2007. Home to endangered birds & the tallest tree in New Zealand.

GAS WORKS MUSEUM

Open only on Sundays from 12 to 4. Full of working steam-powered machinery from the turn of the century. An industrial wonderland.

CYCLE TOURISM

Limber up for the rail trail with some spectacular rides around the Dunedin area.

LARNACH CASTLE

Larnach Castle is perched high on the volcanic spur of the Otago Peninsula.

DUNEDIN PUBLIC ART GALLERY

A nationally significant collection of artworks.

WALKS AROUND DUNEDIN

Need some exercise? Sample tramping. The views from the hills around Dunedin can be rewarding.

SURFING

Dunedin has some terrific surf breaks. The uncrowded waves are very cool. Cut loose on a virgin break, or just try standing up again, unseen.

MOVIES

Enjoy a movie on the large flat screen TV. Stream from the Netflix catalogue. Watch a movie when YOU want to.