Dunedin yellow eyes penguins
Dunedin view of town and bay as seen from the hills above
Dunedin seals

As well as being one of New Zealand’s most attractive cities, full of pretty gardens and boutique cafes and with its neo-gothic architecture, Dunedin offers a wealth of natural and wildlife-related activities.

The Otago Peninsula — within the city limits — is home to little blue penguins, albatross, and fur seal colonies, which can be seen independently or from cruises on the harbour.

Active New Zealand

Outdoor and active adventures on New Zealand's North & South Islands

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South Island wildlife route

Whale-watching, birding and wildlife on New Zealand’s south island
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South Island Circular Road Trip

Explore the mountains of the South Island
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