Activities in The Catlins

catlins linksElm Wildlife Tours - full day nature experience in The Catlins


Yellow Eyed Penguin Trust

Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony


Accommodation New Zealand

Bushy Point Fernbirds - Homestay Bed and Breakfast on the edge of the New River Estuary, Invercargill, Southland

Koru Cottage, Hokitika - Cosy self contained two bedroom cottage nestled amongst native bush in a private area on the outskirts of Hokitika, West Coast. Phone+64 3 7557741 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Guest Comments

  • Really fantastic.
    What else can we ask for? This place is absolutely exceptional.
    Catalunya, Spain

  • When you have had enough of traffic noise, people and hassels of city life - come here.
    Brisbane, Australia

  • What a delightful and very special corner of the world.
    Brisbane, Australia

  • Nugget Point was definately the highlight of our Catlins Tour.
    There is nothing like seeing the yellow-eyed penguins, sealions and seals in their natural habitat.
    Christchurch, NZ

  • We have enjoyed your warm welcome and the pure nature which has given us lots of inspiration for the coming years of our lives.
    Rotterdam, The Netherlands

  • Amazing to have our private garden with a view of a deserted beach.
    Montreal, Canada

  • A place of stunning natural beauty - even for New Zealanders.
    Auckland, NZ

    Nugget Lodge in the Catlins - Map