Attractions

Mosgiel is situated just 12 kilometres south-west of Dunedin.

There are 4 golf course less than 5 minutes drive from the town centre which cater for all golfing types. If golf isn't your thing then you could take a swim at one of the great swimming holes of the Taieri river, or take a drive into Dunedin for some sight seeing then a ride on the Taieri Gorge Railway train trip (one of the worlds finest rail journeys).

Things to Do

Cadbury World

Cadbury World is located in the centre of Dunedin city at the Cadbury Factory site. The Visitors Centre is a colourful and educational environment with chocolate themed displays where you can learn about the history of Cadbury and chocolate through the ages.

A sensation in sight, smell and sound. Experience the mystique of a working chocolate factory, sample and purchase Cadbury products and much more.

www.cadburyworld.co.nz

Cheese Making

Taking the Mystery out of Cheesemaking

A fun full 3 hour course on the introduction into cheese making using ingredients most of us have in our fridges and cupboards. You will get to make your own Mozzerella and Ricotta, discussions, recipes and cheese tasting.

Cost $40 per person (min 4 people) or $150 for 1 to 3 people

Contact Angela to book a place. Phone 488 5116 or 027 345 7795 or email fawcetttribe@xtra.co.nz

Mosgiel Farmers Market

Situated on the main road going through Mosgiel in Glasgow St Square (corner of Glasgow and Gordons Roads) the Mosgiel Market runs from September to April on very second Friday of the month from 3pm to 6pm.

For more information contact Sarah Davie

sarah@blackstonecafe.co.nz

New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame

The New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame brings to life many of the sporting deeds of long ago ...Sir Edmund Hillary has a mountain to climb, Yvette Williams a long jump pit into which to jump, Sir Bob Charles a green on which to putt; two of the great cricket batsmen, Bert Sutcliffe and Martin Donnelly, have a pavilion from which to emerge.See the kayak in which Ian Ferguson and Paul MacDonald won Olympic gold medals, see the armguard that Colin Meads wore when he played a test with a broken arm, read the memorabilia accumulated by generations of All Blacks from the Originals of 1905 until the World Cup winners of 1987.

www.nzhalloffame.co.nz

Olveston House

Olveston is an eloquent expression of one man's dream. A tour of Olveston allows an intimate glimpse of the lifestyle of a privileged family in the early 1900's. It reflects a lifestyle enjoyed by just a few, but represents a most important piece in the mosaic of early New Zealand life as a whole.Visitors are very conscious of the family throughout the home, enjoying and experiencing the many treasures that were an integral part of the family's day-to-day life. Olveston captures this lifestyle completely. There is no more accurate or definitive example in New Zealand.Olveston was designed for David Theomin by London architect, Sir Ernest George (1839-1922) and built between 1904 and 1906. The Jacobean style grace and grandeur of Olveston is distinguished by a wealth of decorative detail. It possessed a service lift linking all four storeys. The house was centrally heated and had an internal telephone system.

www.olveston.co.nz

Taieri Gorge Railway

The Taieri Gorge Limited train is Dunedin's prestige tourist train operating from the historic Railway Station.

Departing daily (seats are limited on Christmas day) it takes you on a journey through the rugged and spectacular Taieri River Gorge, across wrought iron viaducts and through tunnels carved by hand more than 100 years ago.

With full commentary, photographic stops and on board refreshments the train offers year round, all-weather entertainment.

You can make the return journey to Pukerangi, or Middlemarch, or use the train as the one leg of your journey to or from Queenstown and Central Otago on our connecting 'Track & Trail' coach..

 

www.taieri.co.nz

Wal's Fun Land Mini Golf

Best Mini Golf in Mosgiel
18 holes on a outdoor course. Great fun.

$8 per adult

03-484 7319
Bush Rd Mosgiel Dunedin

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