Colonial Motel

143 Mary Street, Invercargill, South Island, 9501, New Zealand | Motel
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This motel, located on 143 Mary Street, Invercargill, is near Toetoes Bay.
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    Travel Blogs from Invercargill

    Rain Rebellion

    A travel blog entry by cerikang on Jun 15, 2014

    2 photos

    ... After a while, she got bored of rebellion and arrived to be milked. Back at the milking station, a cow decided to get up on to the milking wheel and eat the grain, which had been dished out. I thought 'fine, I'll just rotate the wheel and load the next one one.' Nope, as the wheel moved, the cow decided she didn't want to stay on, backed up and refused to go down the ramp to wait her turn. So, again, I turned the wheel. The came cow got back on ...

    Flocking to the Farm

    A travel blog entry by kathtastesworld on May 23, 2014

    6 photos

    ... their natural habitat, unfortunately there was only one lonely penguin but there were plenty of sunbathing seals. I took the very windy road to the end of the Otago peninsula to visit the Royal Albatross Centre, the birds have a huge wingspan of about 3 metres.

    Whilst in Dunedin, I took the chance to visit the research companies that work closely with Alliance. AbacusBio use diverse research and technology to improve the productivity and quality ...

    Bluff Oysters and Tuatapere Sausages!

    A travel blog entry by twodrifters07 on Apr 19, 2014

    1 comment, 51 photos

    ... all like Oyster Jim's or our Fanny Bay oysters), but we were determined to try them. While there, we also bought a yummy piece of blue cod for our lunch, only $5 already cooked and big enough for both of us.

    Labouring up a very steep climb-drive up the Bluff lookout afforded us lovely panoramic views...on one side Bluff Harbour, Invercargill and the Southern Alps, and to the other, off ...

    A Taste of Home

    A travel blog entry by kathtastesworld on Apr 07, 2014

    4 photos

    ... in to 1cm strips, to imitate a bite of meat. The apparatus called the tenderometer applies pressure and the readings shows how much pressure is required to cut the piece into two. A low pressure reading shows the meat is tender and usually presumed to be of higher quality. The results from these tests are often compared to taste panel results to see whether a human and machine agree on tenderness.

    It was all hands to the deck when we needed to ...

    Journey to the southern tip of NZ

    A travel blog entry by foys_on_tour on Feb 25, 2014

    1 comment, 29 photos

    ... an hour not knowing if we were going to make it or have to camp at the side of the road in a massive storm in the middle of nowhere. We were really scared. By no small amount of luck, we made it to Invercargill in one piece largely thanks to our Diesel's efficiency and fumes. Still tense, we headed to the nearest camp and were only able to get to sleep once we'd calmed down. In the morning we swore we'd never put ourselves in that position again and went out for a delicious fry ...