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Penguin Watching

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South IslandSouthland

Yellow eyed penguins waddling through the petrified forest

Watch penguins return to their nesting grounds.

South IslandCoastal Otago

Moeraki Boulders

Penguin + Seal Viewing. Time: From 20 mins to 1 hour

South IslandCanterbury

2 white flippered penguin chicks ready to go back at sea

Come on a tour of the largest colony of Little penguin on mainland New Zealand. We have over 1300 breeding pairs.

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South IslandSouthland

500 m return | 20 minutes return

South IslandCoastal Otago

The beach at Sandfly Bay

Sandfly Bay Track

Otago Peninsula

Sandfly Bay Track

Otago Peninsula

2.5 km return | 1 hour return

South IslandCoastal Otago

One of  Dunedin's most remote beaches

5 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

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South IslandCoastal Otago

Shag Point / Matakaea

Yellow Eyed Penguins and Seal Viewing

Shag Point / Matakaea

Yellow Eyed Penguins and Seal Viewing

South IslandCoastal Otago

South IslandFiordland

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South IslandCoastal Otago

Sandymount Track

Lovers Leap and The Chasm

Sandymount Track

Lovers Leap and The Chasm

2.5 km return | 1 hour return

South IslandWest Coast

Monro Beach - Look for Penguins!

4.7 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

South IslandCoastal Otago

Penguin viewing

Bushy Beach

Penguin & Seal Viewing Hide

Bushy Beach

Penguin & Seal Viewing Hide

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South IslandCoastal Otago

South IslandCoastal Otago

Pilots Beach

Tairoa Head - Little Blue Penguin Viewing

Pilots Beach

Tairoa Head - Little Blue Penguin Viewing

South IslandCoastal Otago

South IslandCoastal Otago

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Lis & Rob Tate

United Kingdom

Cloud free skies gave us spectacular views of the night sky, including the milky way, without light pollution. All the areas around Lake Tekapo are amazing. Drive just out of town along some dirt roads, get isolated and enjoy the view!

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South IslandCoastal Otago

South IslandCoastal Otago

South IslandCoastal Otago

South IslandCoastal Otago