All posts tagged Otago

Otago Odyssey (Part 3)

Short rapids 5 minutes walk down from McLean Falls in the Catlins.
Continue reading →

Otago Odyssey (Part 2)

Managed to grab this shot just as the plane was landing on lake Te Anau.

Continue reading →

Otago Odyssey (Part 1)

Late last year I went on a bit of a road trip around Otago and Central Otago. First stop from Dunedin was Cromwell, a hearty little town with a lovely cidery and friendly people.
Continue reading →

Juvie Tui

While I was on my Otago Odyssey in Te Anau my eye happened upon this bird fossicking among the flax flowers.
Continue reading →

Purakaunui Falls

Purakaunui Falls, Catlins, Otago, New Zealand. The noise of water was deafening.


Kotukutuku flower (Fuchsia excorticata) taken at Purakaunui Falls, Catlins, Otago.

Aromoana Beach

Millions of shells on Aromoana Beach, outside of Dunedin, Otago.

Matai Falls

Matai Falls, Catlins, Otago, New Zealand.

Oystercatcher’s hole

A hole in the sand made by an Oystercatcher on Tautuku Beach, Catlins, Otago.

Tautuku Beach

Tautuku Beach, Catlins, Otago from the Florence Hill lookout.

This amazing beach is pretty much as close to tranquil isolation as you can get.