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Big Dig Excavator, Dig This Invercargill

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Visit: Dig This Invercargill, 84 Otepuni Avenue, Invercargill 9810 New Zealand

Come and have a ball at New Zealand’s only heavy machinery playground. Dig, push, dump, and lift your way through a series of challenges like digging trenches, stacking tyres and playing digger basketball in our giant gravel pit. Featuring a piece of grunty machinery of your choice, your time at Dig This Invercargill is guaranteed to give you a rush of adrenaline.
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Departure Point
Dig This Invercargill, 84 Otepuni Avenue, Invercargill 9810 New Zealand
Duration
1h
Inclusions
  • Personal Instructor
  • Safety Briefing
  • Safety Gear
Exclusions
  • Souvenir photos
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Dig this being a new establishment is doing very well for how long it has been opened, I could not fault it one bit@
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Response from BRTWINV, Manager at Big Dig Excavator, Dig This Invercargill
Responded 1 week ago
Thanks for your kind review! We love hearing that people have a great time at Dig This.
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This place is fantastic. Myself and 3 of my children had a go. Mr 15, Mr 10 and Ms 8. An hour just wasn't enough. The instruction was faultless. There's no way you could get it wrong following Colins instructions. He sure does know his stuff. The bathroom decor added many more
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Response from BRTWINV, Manager at Big Dig Excavator, Dig This Invercargill
Responded 1 week ago
This is such a cool review - thanks for taking the time to write to us! We're glad Colin made your experience an enjoyable one, and that you didn't miss the little details like the theming of the bathrooms. We really love to hear from families who have enjoyed their time with us and hope to see you all again another time.
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So it was Christmas and what does one get their 30yr old son and 82yr old mother? A Big Dig experience of course! My mother was exceptionally nervous but oh my gosh her facial expressions after her dig was worth a thousand words. She loved it! So did my son and I did too. So
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Response from BRTWINV, Manager at Big Dig Excavator, Dig This Invercargill
Responded 3 weeks ago
We might be biased, but we reckon you gave your family members a cracker of a Christmas gift! We're really pleased your whanau had a great time and we're looking forward to helping you celebrate your son's birthday soon.
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Colin was my tutor and did such an amazing job, that I feel I could hire a digger for around home and not be overwhelmed. It was a very windy day and it had rained a bit so the pit I dug was extremely mucky & heavy. The digger just made it so easy to dig out tonnes of dirt &
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Response from BRTWINV, Manager at Big Dig Excavator, Dig This Invercargill
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you son much for your kind review. We're glad Colin was able to put you at ease and help guide you through a memorable experience. We hope to see you again soon.
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It’s been a longstanding dream to get my hands on a digger! Well, it was absolutely great fun! Jodi is a wonderful instructor. She is patient, clever and very supportive without squashing your independence. I would absolutely recommend this activity and this venue. The
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Response from BRTWINV, Manager at Big Dig Excavator, Dig This Invercargill
Responded 3 weeks ago
So pleased to hear you're keen to come back. Thanks for the great review, and we will pass on your lovely words to Jodi.
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By: Dig This Invercargill
Christoph
10
An hour of fun at a men's playground
Hey, I just arrived in Invercargill and got the city map in my hand, my eyes catched right away the ad from 'Dig
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Kiwitstar2017
Invercargill, New Zealand
72
Best 5-year-old Digger Driver Ever! (Mini-dig)
My son was very interested to try out a Digger. The small size Cat diggers were all lined up behind a fence when
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Jainy
54
Husband surprises wife with a chance to learn how to operate a digger!
So much fun!! Met by the lovely Jodi and signed the waiver. Had a great chat before meeting Lex, my instructor.
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nerdlich
Birmensdorf, Switzerland
10
Great fun
Great instructors and staff, great fun. Also loved the little touches like toilet decoration. If you always kind
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Tour67132737194
10
Great staff - Great fun.
I flew down from Christchurch to invercargill just to visit Dig This and am already planning to do it again. The
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smurfs7
Auckland, New Zealand
21
Skid Steer loader
If you want to have some fun with a capital E for Extreme then "DIG THIS" should be at the top of your list for a
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Caz
New Zealand
21
Crushed it!
Me and my partner previously had done a "digger challenge" that was unsatisfactory so we had doubts about what
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TFrizz
Invercargill, New Zealand
252
Best Birthday For Kids
Had my 6 year olds birthday party at Dig This. Just amazing, We had 20 kids on site and they were well entertained
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Steve Yu
100
Fun + Unique experience
Very well organized activity, lots of fun. It’s an unique experience for me. Besides, the staff is so warm and
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Jonty clark
10
Very enjoyable
Dig this being a new establishment is doing very well for how long it has been opened, I could not fault it one
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  • Dig This Invercargill
  • Duration: 1h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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