Palmerston is set near the banks of Shag River, about 50 kilometres north of Dunedin City in the Otago region of New Zealand. A short distance from the famous Moeraki Boulders, Palmertson is rich in history and legend and offers a range of activities and attractions to tourists including golf, fishing, tramping and hunting.


Palmerston is located about 50 kilometres north of Dunedin City in the Otago region. Set near to Shag River, Palmerston is the gateway to the Otago Goldfields Heritage Trail. more

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