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The Civic Theatre complex provides a quality theatre and associated facilities for hire and is a popular venue for local and regional organisations – and…
One of the many historic buildings is the ex-Dee Street Hospital, the oldest public hospital in New Zealand, situated at the northern end of Dee Street.
Welcome Rock Trails is a private trail on private land, prior payment and booking is required online before embarking on this journey. Suitable for mountain…
A quaint cottage believed to be the oldest house still standing in Invercargill, built circa 1866.
Architect FW Burwell wanted this church to act as a landmark in a flat city and designed it with a 40 metre spire. This, however, was never built and 50 years…
St Mary's Roman Catholic Basilica, opened in 1905, was once described as "the prettiest church in Australasia" and is a dominant Invercargill landmark. The…
St John's and the adjoining hall were designed in the Gothic style and the church contains the magnificent JT Thomson memorial window which was restored in…
The Otautau Art Gallery is based in an old Methodist church at 110 Main Street, Otautau, South Island, New Zealand. We specialise in New Zealand art and crafts…
Hanan Gallery is located on the site of the Temple of Arts and Science. The gallery sells felting, jewellery and paintings by local artist Louise Craig and…
Situated in the South Catlins area of Southland, this trail provides a rewarding detour off the Southern Scenic Route. Covering approximately 70kms of road,…
Completed in 1926, this elegant essay in brick ws designed by Government architect John Campbell but was completed by his successor, Invercargill architect JT…
A memorial to the fallen soldiers from the Boer War completed in 1908. It has Aberdeen granite columns, a clock and a lone trooper made of Italian marble. For…
Invercargill offers visitors an interesting tour of heritage sites and diverse open spaces. This half day tour is best undertaken by vehicle, with stops for…
Invercargill’s water tower has been described as an architectural treasure and a prime example of Victorian architecture. Invercargill water tower demonstrates…
This 40km route is dominated by the spectacular Takitimu Mountains and foothills. Visit the 12 heritage sites between Wreys Bush in the east and Birchwood in…
The Park was established in 1977. It was founded by the people of Gore and Eastern Southland to protect the history of the local area.  The original land was…
Take a step back in time. A great stopping place as part of the local Heritage Trail. The Templeton Family owned and operated a Flax Mill on this very site.…
Visit 15 heritage sites spanning a distance of 110km between Kingston and Josephville Hill. Along the way enjoy an expanse of plains, crossed by rivers,…
Established in 1879 by "a meeting of gentlemen desirous of forming a private club in Invercargill" the Invercargill Club is now over 135 years old. We host…
Built in 1915 in Italian Romanesque style, the church features an unusual square tower, arched openings and elaborate polychrome brick friezes and motifs. The…
Though the system of provincial government lasted nearly a quarter of a century, only the buildings used by the Canterbury and Southland Provincial Governments…