Colonial Motor Inn

Address: 335-339 Tay Street, Invercargill, South Island, New Zealand | Motel
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This motel, located on 335-339 Tay Street, Invercargill, is near Toetoes Bay.
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Travel Blogs from Invercargill

The south of the south

A travel blog entry by itchy__feet on Nov 19, 2014

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... und nicht auf die anderen 7 Pinguine zu warten.

Am Freitag war unser Wasserfalltag. Wir haben uns die Mc Lean Falls, Matai Falls, Horse shoe falls und nach etwa 1 Stunde Warten bis der Regen aufhört letztlich doch im Regen die Purakanui Falls angeschaut. Eine kleine Abswechslung bot die Gypsy Gallery, wo man sich allerhand einzigartiger Konstruktionen anschauen kann. Das Highlight war ein Klavier bei welchem jede Taste mit einem ...

The very South

A travel blog entry by gerty581 on Oct 24, 2014

1 comment, 36 photos

... of the beach- spooky. But on closer inspection there were other bits of pottery and metal around so we think it was more likely an old rubbish pit rather than a dinosaur. Quite far removed from the gems we hoped to find!

Invercargill is, like Dundin, a town settled by the Scots, in fact the Invercargill Scots came from Dunedin around the mid-1850’s when they needed more space for their sheep and a better port to transport to and from Australia. We only stopped ...

Where's all the wildlife gone?

A travel blog entry by wattsy on Oct 05, 2014

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... so we headed for Curio Bay. Curio Bay is home to a petrified forest. The forest wasn't petrified in the respect that it knew Kirsty was coming, but in that the trees were 170 million years old and had been turned to stone. They lay on the rocky beach, where they had fallen all those years ago when dinosaurs roamed the earth. The weather was starting to get quite wild now, so we quickly went up to the headland overlooking Porpoise Bay. It is said ...

Day 12

A travel blog entry by richieh on May 24, 2014

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i got up and showered and had breakfast, packed my ute then checked out. I drove out on to the freeway and started driving southwest towards Invercargill. the drive took 2 and a half hours. I got there and drove to a caravan park and checked in and got the cabin key and parked outside it. I took my luggage inside and watched TV for about 20 minutes. after watching television I went for a drive around the town. I went to the supermarket and ...

Bluff Oysters and Tuatapere Sausages!

A travel blog entry by twodrifters07 on Apr 19, 2014

1 comment, 51 photos

... distance, Stewart Island (Rakiura), then back around to the Caitlins.

Bluff has a huge aluminum smelter, which is powered by an underground generator many miles away; apparently it is the cheapest power in the world, which is why it's worthwhile to ship bauxite (ore you make aluminum from) here from Australia. The aluminum produced here is some of the purest in the world and is used to ...

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