Heading towards Riverton we undertake a scenic day where we follow the ruggered western coastline with stops that include the Riverton Rocks, Moores Scenic Reserve, Colac Bay, Cosy Nook, Monkey Island, Gemstone Beach and The Clifden Suspension Bridge. Don’t forget your camera for this trip it will be sure to get a workout.
We travel to the heart of Western Southland. Nestled in the foothills of the Longwood Range Otautau served as a sawmilling town for many years. We will stop briefly at the Otautau Art Gallery, based in an old Methodist church on the main street. Specialising in top-quality New Zealand art and crafts, specifically by South Island artisans. There is sure to be something that appeals to you.