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Dunedin - Otago Peninsula, New Zealand

The Otago Peninsula is situated east of Dunedin City on the Otago coast and forms one wall of the eroded valley that now forms Otago Harbour. The peninsula runs parallel to the mainland for 20km and is joined to the mainland by a narrow isthmus about 1.5km wide.

A day set aside for exploration is a popular with visitors to the Peninsula. Much of the peninsula is steep hill country with the highest points being Mount Charles, Harbour Cone and Sandy Mount. A scenic drive can take in a number of interesting stops including: Larnarch Castle, Woodland Gardens, Portobelllo Aquarium, Otakou Marae, Victory Beach 'Pyramids' and the Chasm and Lovers Leap rock formations down Sandy Mount Road. Time should also be allowed for spotting the wildlife – fur seals at Pilots Beach, sea lions on Te Rauone Beach, penguins at Allans Beach and the albatross colony at Taiaroa Head. more

Many visitors come to the Otago Peninsula primarily to view the albatross as it is the only colony to be found on an inhabited mainland. Seal and sea lion colonies also breed around Taiaroa Head and the peninsula is a favoured habitat for Southern Right Whales and small dolphins.

Accommodation in nearby Dunedin is plentiful with many choices including hotels, motels, backpackers and bed and breakfast accommodation.

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  • ABILITY ADVENTURES - New Zealand Wide

    ABILITY ADVENTURES - New Zealand Wide

    Mobile-friendly - Ability Adventures are specialists in accessible New Zealand holidays, for travellers who experience disability, whether it be with sight, mobility, hearing, learning or special medical needs. We cater for all levels of adventure and interests, whatever your level of ability. With our innovative ideas, knowledge of NZ and expertise in accessible travel, we create the accessible holiday of your dreams.

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    PO Box 5418, Moray Place, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • ALBATROSS COLONY - Dunedin

    ALBATROSS COLONY - Dunedin

    Mobile-friendly - Visit the Royal Albatross Centre, the world's only mainland Albatross breeding colony. Our Unique tour is the best way to experience Pukekura, its wildlife and history. Guided tour includes the social, cultural and military history, as well as wildlife, with specific focus on the Northern Royal Albatross. Ensure you have enough time to appreciate our cafe and giftshop. Reservations essential.

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    1260 Harington Point Road, Taiaroa Head, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • AWESOME TOURS - Dunedin

    AWESOME TOURS - Dunedin

    Mobile-friendly - Experience the awesome sights and beauty of Southern NZ. Showcasing the Heritage and Wildlife capital of NZ - Dunedin. Choose between small-group package tours, daily tours, shore excursion tours or design your own tour. Experienced and knowledgeable driver/guides look after all your needs. Recipient of Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence last 7 years, member of Trip Advisors Hall of Fame.

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    50 The Octagon, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • BACK TO NATURE TOURS - Dunedin

    BACK TO NATURE TOURS - Dunedin

    Mobile-friendly - Imagine spending a day experiencing rare wildlife, stunning viewpoints, iconic architecture and taking you shoes off to walk on a pristine beach. This becomes reality on our Dunedin day tours that are scheduled to work in with our busy cruise ship calendar. Let our professional guides bring you back to nature on a journey through history, scenery and wildlife.

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    1 Great King Street, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
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  • BLUE PENGUINS PUKEKURA - Dunedin

    BLUE PENGUINS PUKEKURA - Dunedin

    Mobile-friendly - Our Little Blue Penguin (Kororā) return at sunset. Join us for the daily tour! Book now to see penguins in their natural habitat and meet the world’s smallest penguin. The Little Blue Penguin is a protected native species and a Treasured Species for Kai Tahu. Explore the wildlife displays, shop and café where the Penguin Tour begins.

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    1260 Harington Point Road, Taiaroa Head, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • CAR RENTALS DUNEDIN (Pegasus Rental Cars) - Dunedin

    CAR RENTALS DUNEDIN (Pegasus Rental Cars) - Dunedin

    Mobile-friendly - Car and van rental from Dunedin City and Airport. Look no further than Pegasus Rental Cars for the best value car and van hire. We will provide you with a safe, well-maintained rental vehicle ranging from 5 door hatchbacks to 11 seater minivans. Free accommodation transfers available within business hours from Dunedin City. Rental car hire Dunedin.

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    51 King Edward St, Kensington, Dunedin 9012, New Zealand
  • ELM WILDLIFE TOURS - Dunedin

    ELM WILDLIFE TOURS - Dunedin

    Mobile-friendly - New Zealand's best wildlife tour—visit one of the world's few untouched areas with its amazing wildlife and spectacular scenery. Our 'Peninsula Encounter' is absolutely unrivalled offering close, exciting, small group viewing of royal albatross, hookers sealions, blue penguins, New Zealand fur seals and yellow eyed penguins in a beautiful isolated area. New Zealand Tourism Award winner in four categories.

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    50 The Octagon, Dunedin, New Zealand
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  • ELM WILDLIFE TOURS - Port Chalmers, Dunedin

    ELM WILDLIFE TOURS - Port Chalmers, Dunedin

    Mobile-friendly - This exclusive single day shore excursion presents DUNEDIN, New Zealand's most beautiful city, and the grandeur of the Otago Peninsula with its unique wildlife and spectacular scenery. Our exclusive private penguin conservation area allows you to go where others have no access, to appreciate the animals, the solitude and the beautiful coastline. Available only to people traveling by cruise ship.

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  • EXPERIENCE DUNEDIN

    EXPERIENCE DUNEDIN

    Make your visit to Dunedin special with a tour on Experience Dunedin's V8 trike. Be whisked away in style to enjoy uninterrupted views of Dunedin's beautiful scenery. The trike is fitted with heated bucket seats and seat belts to make sure that you are comfortable and safe during your tour.

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  • HARINGTON POINT MOTELS - Dunedin

    HARINGTON POINT MOTELS - Dunedin

    Harington Point Motels offer comfortable self-contained motel units in quiet, peaceful setting looking out to Otago Harbour. The closest accommodation to Albatross, Penguin & Seal Colonies, offer a choice of spacious stand alone self-contained cottages, ideal family units, choice of studio, 1, 2 or 3 bedrooms. Set on 4 acres to give you and your family privacy.

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    932 Harington Point, RD 2, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
  • HORIZON TOURS - Dunedin

    HORIZON TOURS - Dunedin

    Mobile-friendly - Experience Dunedin's wildlife and natural heritage. Join our expert guides, Lyndon Perriman who has 30 years conservation experience working with albatross, penguins, cormorants, seals and sea lions, and James Karawana, of Te Arawa and Ngāti Porou descent, who will provide a wealth of Māori cultural insight.

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    Dunedin City, New Zealand
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  • HORIZON TOURS Southern Skies Stargazing - Dunedin

    HORIZON TOURS Southern Skies Stargazing - Dunedin

    Mobile-friendly - Our Southern Skies Stargazing tour takes you on a journey of discovery to learn about the unique celestial features of the Southern sky. Journey to the Otago peninsula, which provides a clear and breath-taking view of the night sky. We also share stories and waiata (songs) about how Māori viewed the night sky.

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  • LARNACH CASTLE AND CAMP ESTATE - Dunedin

    LARNACH CASTLE AND CAMP ESTATE - Dunedin

    Mobile-friendly - Set in the enchanting garden of Larnach Castle, Larnach Lodge is 12-room boutique style lodge. Each room individually decorated with dramatic seaviews. Cooked breakfast included in accommodation package and also entry to the castle. Also now offering Camp Estate with luxuriously decorated rooms on Castle land situated 20 minutes from Dunedin. Further 25 minutes to Otago Peninsula wildlife attractions.

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    145 Camp Road, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
  • LARNACH CASTLE - Dunedin

    LARNACH CASTLE - Dunedin

    Mobile-friendly - A 'Must Visit'—New Zealand's only castle set on the spectacular Otago Peninsula. The Castle features magnificent architecture, superb craftsmanship, and a unique collection of NZ antiques. Learn about the tragic and sometimes scandalous story of William Larnach. Enjoy tea or lunch in the beautiful Ballroom. Explore the 'Garden of International significance', rated by NZGT. Enquire about accommodation at Larnach Lodge.

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  • MARGATE-BY-THE-SEA - Dunedin

    MARGATE-BY-THE-SEA - Dunedin

    Come and spoil yourself with Margate-by-the-Sea's accommodation on the pristine Otago Peninsula famous for its array of nesting seabirds including the legendary wondering albatross. Gaze out of your self-contained two bedroom apartment to awe-inspiring harbour views. Perched on the waterfront of Turnbulls Bay, our accommodation is only a 20 minute drive from the centre of Dunedin.

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    4 Margate Ave, Turnbulls Bay, Otago Peninsula, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • NEW ZEALAND PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOPS - New Zealand

    NEW ZEALAND PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOPS - New Zealand

    Mobile-friendly - Join New Zealand's top landscape, nature and wildlife photographers to help you to get the most from your photography or visit to New Zealand. From 1-day Photography Workshops to 17-day NZ Photo Tours with New Zealand's leading landscape and wildlife photographers.

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    Wellington, New Zealand
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  • PURE JOURNEYS - New Zealand

    PURE JOURNEYS - New Zealand

    Mobile-friendly - Experience New Zealand's extraordinary landscapes with a Pure Journeys self drive itinerary. Our New Zealand based travel experts will create a 100% customised itinerary to suit you, with options to choose from a wide range of exciting activities and destinations, and accommodations to suit every budget. Get ready for the New Zealand self drive trip of a lifetime!

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Image for event: Moreau College Reunion 2021: CANCELLED

Moreau College Reunion 2021: CANCELLED

From: Fri 22nd Oct 2021

Event held for Moreau College ex-pupils/teachers at Labour weekend 2021 (22/23 October) in Dunedin, New Zealand to get together with old school friends. 2 events: Registration Friday 22 October 6-8 pm, Sargood Centre, ...

Where: Sargood Centre, Dunedin, Otago
Address: 40 Logan Park Drive, Dunedin, Dunedin, Otago

From: 6:00pm on Friday 22nd October 2021
To: 12:00am on Sunday 24th October 2021

The Extravaganza Fair

From: Sat 23rd Oct 2021

Roll up. Roll up. Roll up! Welcome to Season 7 of New Zealand's largest and most fabulous travelling festival/fair! The Extravaganza Fair! The Extravaganza Fair is a family affair, it is a free entry, fun day out ...

Where: Bayfield Park, Dunedin, Otago
Address: Somerville Street, Andersons Bay, Dunedin, Otago

From: 9:00am on Saturday 23rd October 2021
To: 5:00pm on Monday 25th October 2021

Ashton Family Circus & Dylan Daisy's Magic Show

From: Sat 23rd Oct 2021

The Ashton Family circus are a family of five bringing a fast-paced humorous family show with a message to Aotearoa. Free entertainment for everyone of all ages to enjoy, here at The Extravaganza Fair. Don't miss ...

Where: Bayfield Park, Dunedin, Otago
Address: Somerville Street, Andersons Bay, Dunedin, Otago

From: 9:00am on Saturday 23rd October 2021
To: 5:00pm on Monday 25th October 2021

The Karl Austin Experience & Kieran Callaghan

From: Sat 23rd Oct 2021

Playing all throughout the day on our beautiful Extravaganza Fair Stage - with guest appearances also from Ashton Family Circus, Miss Dylan Daisy's Magic Show & guest musicians. The Captain aka Karl Austin Perhaps ...

Where: Bayfield Park, Dunedin, Otago
Address: Somerville Street, Andersons Bay, Dunedin, Otago

From: 9:00am on Saturday 23rd October 2021
To: 5:00pm on Monday 25th October 2021

Michael Greaves – Selected Works: 2013-2017

From: Wed 6th Oct 2021

“Time steals some things, but gives us back others.” Selected Works by Michael Greaves 6-23 October 2021 RDS Gallery is pleased to announce “Time steals some things, but gives us back others” (6–23 ...

Where: RDS Gallery, Dunedin, Otago
Address: 6 Castle St, Dunedin, Otago

From: 11:00am on Wednesday 6th October 2021
To: 1:00pm on Saturday 23rd October 2021

NEIL GRANT: Master Potter

From: Mon 11th Oct 2021

Neil Grant is an artist and a ceramicist. In his twenties he learned to work with clay, to throw, to mould, to coil, to slab build, to glaze, to fire a kiln, to decorate simple and complex surfaces. His sixty-year career ...

Where: Dunedin School of Art, Dunedin, Otago
Address: Riego Street, Dunedin, Otago

From: 10:00am on Monday 11th October 2021
To: 11:59pm on Thursday 28th October 2021

Mark Mitchell: Into the Forest (2021)

From: Sat 9th Oct 2021

Mark Mitchell’s porcelain vessels are anything but static; they embody a continual push and pull between form and surface. The first thing we see when encountering the artist’s works is their airy volume, which seems ...

Where: Milford Galleries Dunedin, Dunedin, Otago
Address: 18 Dowling St, Dunedin, Otago

From: 11:00am on Saturday 9th October 2021
To: 5:00pm on Tuesday 2nd November 2021

Wāhine Exhibition Dunedin

From: Sat 2nd Oct 2021

NEW DATES. Kia ora Dunedin, We are back on! Please read the event description below for REALLY important level 2 info. *Under Level 2* - For you to be able to experience the exhibition, please bring your ...

Where: Toitū Otago Settlers Museum, Dunedin, Otago
Address: 31 Queens Garden, Dunedin, Otago

From: 10:00am on Saturday 2nd October 2021
To: 4:00pm on Sunday 31st October 2021

Pat Hanly: Celebrations (2021)

From: Sat 9th Oct 2021

Over thirty-five years The Glassworks (Suzanne Johnson and Ben Hanly) have created stained glass artworks by leading New Zealand artists for large scale public projects and commissions all over the country, using glass ...

Where: Milford Galleries Dunedin, Dunedin, Otago
Address: 18 Dowling St, Dunedin, Otago

From: 11:00am on Saturday 9th October 2021
To: 5:00pm on Tuesday 2nd November 2021

Sara Scott: Far from Home

From: Fri 22nd Oct 2021

My main interest over the last 16 years has been in the development of translating pattern or line from two dimensions into three. Sometimes the actual technique of decorating (i.e., burnishing slips, scratching lines, ...

Where: Moray Gallery, Dunedin, Otago
Address: 55 Princes St, Dunedin, Otago

From: 1:00pm on Friday 22nd October 2021
To: 4:00pm on Tuesday 2nd November 2021

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Boutique vineyard-stay near the town of Alexandra.