Central otago

Discover the breathtaking landscapes and unique experiences that Central Otago has to offer. Plan your visit to this stunning region and immerse yourself in its natural wonders and rich culture.
Bill ✔️ Central Otago: Goldfields Mining Centre New Zealand. Bill Gibson-Patmore. (curation & caption: @BillGP). Bill😄✔️ Architecture, Nature, Old Building, Central Otago, South Island, Dunedin, New Zealand South Island, Old Abandoned Buildings, Old Buildings

On the banks of the spectacular Kawarau Gorge, the Goldfields Mining Centre is an historic reserve, protected by the Department of Conservation (DoC). It depicts the life and working conditions of Otago's early goldminers. There's a wide range of machinery and mining techniques to show how the early miners extracted gold from this rich field. The extraordinary stamper battery linked to the goldmine; the California sluice guns and numerous examples of hand-operated tools provide a complete…

Anna Holbert