Southland is the southernmost region of New Zealand. Here you can rediscover yourself, and given the luxury of time, you can encounter wild places in Southland that few have ever seen. Main centres in Southland include South Catlins, Gore, Invercargill, Bluff and Stewart Island.
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Mobile-friendly - Comfort, quality and fully self-contained accommodation. Also three new executive studios - two with wheelchair access. Quiet, peaceful, central location with a mature garden setting. Close to New Zealand's finest fishing river. Easy drive to Fiordland, Queenstown, Te Anau and recreational areas. We do it right - first time.
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.
Mobile-friendly - Beach Road Holiday Park is 2km from Oreti Beach, Invercargill and located in the sheltered park-like surrounds of the Sandy Point Domain. Wake up to the sound of Tui, Fantails and Bellbirds. Tourist flats, ensuite unit, cabins with new queen-size and single beds. Pets welcome by Arrangement. Sporting activities including mountain-biking, bush walks, golf courses, rowing clubs, and much more.
Mobile-friendly - One man’s passion started it all. But if you think Invercargill’s leading visitor attraction is strictly for petrolheads, think again. With 300 vintage vehicles (from Henry Ford letter cars to Volkswagen Kombis to 1930s V8s and classic trucks of every make and model), a movie theatre, wearable arts, a LEGO room, and quirky-themed bathrooms, here you’ll discover something for everyone.
Mobile-friendly - Modern architecturally inspired motel provides warm, spacious, affordable comfort in the heart of the city. Perfect for business travellers, family holiday makers and everyone in between, Birchwood Manor aims to meet all of your needs. With amenities such as high speed wireless internet, fully equipped kitchens in each motel unit and private balconies, you're guaranteed a great stay here.
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Freedom camping is permitted in many places in New Zealand but the rules vary in each community. To be certain about local camping regulations, we recommend you check out the freedomcamping.org website and get the Camping NZ or Camper Mate app. You can also ask at an i-SITE or Department of Conservation visitor centre or holiday park. #TiakiPromise
Mobile-friendly - Tours available from half-day to multi-day tours throughout Southland including Catlins, Milford Sound, Te Anau, Western Southland, Bluff and Invercargill. Travel Door2Door, return trip from central suburbs of Invercargill, Queenstown, Wanaka, Dunedin and Bluff, including Stewart Island ferry transfers. Standard price tours are open for multi-bookings or we can offer an exclusive option. No cancellations due to limited numbers.
Challenge was formed in 1998 with an emphasis on service that is built on the independence and unique nature of our owner-operated stations. Because we are New Zealand owned, Challenge quickly became a force in the industry offering matching fuel services with a local community feel.
Mobile-friendly - From Brough Superior to Burt Munro and John Britten, Classic Motorcycle Mecca has it all. The Southern Hemisphere’s leading classic motorcycle collection is home to more than 300 vintage motorcycles. Displays of classic British, American, European, Japanese, speedway (including legend Ivan Mauger) and motocross bikes, it’s home to the George Begg Bunker: a celebration of a homegrown hero
Head south, as far south as you can on New Zealand's South Island and start exploring the South Catlins region. As you travel the Southern Scenic Route, you'll come across Curio Bay - a place full of unique wildlife and natural attractions including a petrified forest, Yellow-eyed penguin colony, Hector's dolphins and Southern Right whales.
Curio Bay Salthouse has 3 self-contained ground floor studio units, and one 2 bedroom executive apartment on the upper level. Situated right on the beach, with unsurpassed panoramic sea views of Porpoise Bay. This motel boasts modern interior and exterior features, such as satellite television and off street parking. Free Wifi. Always warm with double-glazing and central heating throughout.
Mobile-friendly - Are you ready to leap outside your comfort zone? Dig This Invercargill is New Zealand’s only heavy machinery playground and whether you’re five or 105, this is fun for everyone. Fully instructed, this is your chance to get behind the controls and operate your choice of diggers, skid steers, or bulldozers. Tick it off your bucket list today! Visit digthisinvercargill.nz
Mobile-friendly - The perfect holiday base for your Fiordland travel, the 4 star hotel is ideally situated in the heart of Te Anau, gateway to the stunning Milford Sound and Doubtful Sounds. Offering 180 comfortable rooms & suites plus 2 popular restaurants and a bar, FREE unlimited WiFi, complimentary guest car parking and an excellent standard of service.
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.
Mobile-friendly - Scenic Southland tours and charters departing from Invercargill. Reliable and knowledgeable bus charter company. Hire us today for your next event, tour or road trip! Scenic Southland tours departing from Invercargill. Join our breathtaking southern tours of New Zealand, 5 and 6 day tours with remarkable adventures visiting famous sites and hidden gems throughout Southland and Otago.
Mobile-friendly - Multi-day tours with focus on farming, food and wine: travel, learn, enjoy! Take in the best of New Zealand while enjoying great hospitality from farmers in spectacular, off-the-beaten-track places. Farm To Farm's enthusiastic team have been creating tours and agri-events for over 30 years. With agricultural and travel expertise, we offer customised technical tours plus holidays with rural flavour.
Mobile-friendly - Choose from hundreds of tracks and trails across New Zealand to walk, cycle, horse ride or more! Maps, photos, descriptions and all the information you need to find your next adventure, wherever you are. The NZ Walking Access Commission is the government’s expert agency on public access to the outdoors.
Mobile-friendly - Hotel Croydon stands among 6 acres of park-like surrounds on the edge of Gore just two hours' drive from both Dunedin and Queenstown. 36 rooms and suites are available for guests. Extensive guest services and facilities including on-site restaurant and bar and complimentary WiFi. Relax in the comfort of your centrally-heated standard or superior room with quality room amenities.
Heading down to the southern 'wop-wops' gives you the opportunity to explore Invercargill and the Southland region on New Zealand's South Island. A truly exceptional region of New Zealand for travellers with particular interests in bird-watching, nature, fishing, hunting and walking.
Recently renovated cottage, in beautiful scenic countryside. Kaiwera Retreat is a warm, cozy, country cottage. Located 20km east of Gore. Make it your base for day trips to Te Anau, Catlins, Dunedin, Invercargill or just see what the local area has to offer. Walks, fishing for Trout, or just put your feet up and relax in the peaceful surrounds.
Kaka Point Camp Ground is surrounded by beautiful coastal remnant bush with a lot of native animals and birds. Different types of accommodation, cabins, sheltered tent and power sites are available. We have many different activities to do around the area and are only a 10-minute drive from Roaring Bay, the home of the yellow eyed penguins.
Looking for the very best of New Zealand for your 'Trip of a Lifetime'? You'll love our small friendly groups and relaxed pace as you discover the true flavour of New Zealand in comfort and style. We’re all Kiwis, we grew up here and can’t wait to show you our favourite spots and introduce you to our mates!
Small group guided tours for mature travellers. MoaTrek holidays are designed especially for those who want to explore our beautiful countryside in a small friendly group with the care and attention of a professional Kiwi Guide. Enjoy special annual events, summer getaways and get to know the locals over relaxed lunches in their homes.
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The Sweet Caroline Tour: A Tribute to Neil Diamond
The Sweet Caroline Tour: A Tribute to Neil Diamond is putting all those well-loved classics back on stage and in the spotlight, showcased by a world-class international band and produced especially for the ...
Where: St James Theatre, Gore, Southland
Address: 61 Irk St, Gore, Southland
From: 8:00pm on Friday 1st December 2023
To: 10:30pm on Friday 1st December 2023
Classy Art Exhibition
Held at Arts Murihiku's new community arts hub, Whare Taupua, you are invited to view Artwork by students and tutors of Southland Education made in class during 2022-2023. Display will include acrylic and watercolour ...
Where: Whare Taupau The Rest Room Community Arts Spa, Invercargill, Southland
Address: 34 Forth Street, Invercargill, Invercargill, Southland
From: 10:00am on Saturday 2nd December 2023
To: 5:30pm on Tuesday 19th December 2023
Gore Santa Parade & Christmas Carnival
Santa Claus is coming to town! Join us on Sunday 10 December as we celebrate the festive season, kicking off with our annual Santa Parade on Gore Main Street from 12 Noon. Once you've seen Santa and all of his ...
Where: Gore Gardens, Gore, Southland
Address: 28 Ardwick Street, Gore, Gore, Southland
From: 12:00pm on Sunday 10th December 2023
To: 4:30pm on Sunday 10th December 2023
Christmas in Vienna
e swept away by the magic, romance, and elegance of a Viennese extravaganza with Operatunity’s Christmas in Vienna. Hear beautiful Viennese Waltzes like “I’m in Love with Vienna”, “Vienna City of Dreams” and ...
Where: Civic Theatre, Invercargill, Southland
Address: 88 Tay St, Invercargill, Southland
From: 11:00am on Friday 22nd December 2023
To: 12:45pm on Friday 22nd December 2023
Learn Essay Writing Tips From The Experts Of Write My Essay
Join us for an interactive session with the professional native English academic writers from Write My Essay. Discover valuable essay writing tips, techniques, and strategies to enhance your writing skills. From ...
Where: Banquet, Invercargill, Southland
Address: 103 Louisa Street, Richmond, Invercargill, Invercargill, Southland
From: 1:00pm on Tuesday 2nd January 2024
To: 7:00pm on Tuesday 2nd January 2024
The Feelers - Reimagined - Greatest Hits NZ Tour
The Feelers Announce Reimagined - Greatest Hits - New Zealand Summer Tour 17 dates nationwide with Capital Theatre + special guests Following on from the release of the band’s REIMAGINED – GREATEST ...
Where: Tillermans, Invercargill, Southland
Address: 16 Don St, Invercargill, Southland
From: 7:30pm on Saturday 13th January 2024
To: 11:30pm on Saturday 13th January 2024
There's a little bit of magic waiting for you at the MLT Moonshine Trail. Held in and around the stunning scenery of Dolamore Park near Gore - the MLT Moonshine Trail, which is presented by Active Southland, has built ...
Where: Dolamore Park, Gore, Southland
Address: 70 Dolamore Park Rd, Gore, Southland
From: 10:00am on Saturday 10th February 2024
To: 3:00pm on Saturday 10th February 2024
Ray White Home & Garden Invercargill Tour
Ray White Invercargill is proud to present the 2024 Home and Garden Tour! After raising an impressive $100,000 in 2020 for the Ronald McDonald Family Room at Southland Hospital we are back for another tour! On Saturday ...
Where: Secret Locations , Invercargill, Southland
Address: Invercargill, Invercargill, Southland
From: 10:00am on Saturday 24th February 2024
To: 4:00pm on Saturday 24th February 2024
Riverton Heritage Harvest Festival
The Riverton Heritage Harvest Festival is a celebration of Southland's home harvest. Our 15th annual Harvest Festival features many low-cost workshops on growing, harvesting, preserving and sharing good food, as well as ...
Where: Aparima College, Riverton, Southland District
Address: 33 Leader St, Riverton, Southland District
From: 10:00am on Saturday 23rd March 2024
To: 4:00pm on Sunday 24th March 2024
Invercargill Gypsy Fair
The Annual Gypsy Fair returns to Gala Street Reserve, Invercargill. The travelling fair has been going for over 30+ years across the North and South Islands of NZ. Come and check out the funky stalls and some of our ...
Where: Gala St Reserve, Invercargill, Southland
Address: Gala Street, Invercargill, Southland
From: 9:00am on Saturday 30th March 2024
To: 5:00pm on Sunday 31st March 2024