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

Driving tour

A travel blog entry by trakka53 on Mar 17, 2015

1 comment, 17 photos

... us the Anglers' Access Points. These provide public access through private land to the river for fushing, oops! fishing! Styles provide the access over the fences. We climbed over to see the river and found lots of sheepsh to step in........much to Malcolm's delight!! On our drive through Gore, what should we see but a flying fox! Had to all have a go in the drizzling rain! Oh what fun! Back home...................see next ...

Invercargill and the World's Fastest Indian

A travel blog entry by elainehayes on Mar 16, 2015

20 photos

... a 1920 Indian Scout bike he had modified and tested locally on Oreti Beach. In The World's Fastest Indian, Burt was portrayed by Anthony Hopkins and it inspired us to visit Oreti beach ourselves. The guidebook mentioned that driving on the sand, a regular pastime of the locals, negates rental agreements, so that won't be our campervan on the sand then ...

A little town of surprises

A travel blog entry by thecurries2012 on Feb 24, 2015

21 photos

... and all fixed and WOFed. It may have been an expensive fix but it could have been a whole lot worse and we had a brilliant day that we would have totally missed otherwise.

We still had a free day in Invercargill and had a lot to fit into it, we had 2 big things to get photos with and I had found a tourist leaflet which told me about a little Southland Secret, Gemstone Beach. As a kid I was a super geek and spent all my pocket money on rocks and gemstones. ...

Day 33

A travel blog entry by sarahgathergood on Nov 04, 2014


... also many birds here, lots of seagulls and royal spoonbills. The area was amazing, the ocean was so blue and the craggy rocks gave the coastline a bit of a gnarly edge to it. So a bit more interesting than your average beach. The next place we stopped was a huge long sandy beach, surrounded by grassy dunes. Here we were on the look out for sea lions and we found one! A big fat lazy one asleep in the marram grass up the beach. We then wandered over the dunes to another ...

Day 38. Sausage Capital of the World

A travel blog entry by davidmilnes81 on Oct 05, 2014

18 photos

... so we thought we'd have a quick look at David's technique. I love David's effort and I'm glad he's Mr keen as we've got quite a bit of work to do! The boring/effort part was over, time for the slides, diving boards, wave machine, jacuzzi and of course a free shower! Swimming always makes me hungry and brought back fond memories of my dad buying me chips if I was a good girl. It was also recommended in the travel guide to try Southland's ...

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