An online guide to walking Southland's most popular hiking track including information on it's history, topography, access options and more.
A visit to the city of Invercargill should be your first port of call. Be sure to visit Queens Park and the Southland Museum / Art Gallery where you can meet Henry, a 110 year-old Tuatara. If you are a keen angler, Southland offers great trout fishing. When travelling to Stewart Island, spend some time in Bluff which is well regarded for its delicious oysters. Other tourist attractions include the rugged Catlins, the scenic Tuatapere Hump Ridge Track, and unspoilt Western Southland.