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Address: Forth Street, Invercargill, New Zealand

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It's so easy to miss these beautiful gardens, go one block further south after Tay Street...

Walk or drive down the hill from Tay St. at the intersection of Tay and Dee Streets. Or take any side street south from Tay street and you'll come across the Otepuni Gardens. Go... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
ibaas2016
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Brisbane, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Walk or drive down the hill from Tay St. at the intersection of Tay and Dee Streets. Or take any side street south from Tay street and you'll come across the Otepuni Gardens. Go for a stroll, see the city people enjoying lunch outside, or stroll along the 'puni' creek as the locals call it and see the gardens from... More 

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Invercargill
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Good way to walk alongside downtown Invercargill through some very pleasant gardens. Great on a pleasant day.

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

A must for visitors to Invercargill, lovely gardens and river, lots of old building to look at and close to the main city.

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Thank gay65
Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Beautiful gardens and a small shallow creek to walk beside. Popular at lunch time with locals to take a lunch and sit and enjoy the peace and tranquility. Walk along one part only or take awhile and walk the entire length. Used as a short cut by locals to get to the city and home, also as a quiet spot... More 

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

A lovely spot to stroll around (especially near the Basilica) or a place to relax and have lunch if working in town.

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Thank Michael Edward S
Surfers Paradise, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

i started just off a main street in Invercargill and walked about 4klm along crossing over several roads, it was drizzling rain when I walked but it didn't put me off, It would be lovely on a nice sunny day though.

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Gore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

A nice garden walk near the Masonic Temple and Basilica. Not sure if you can fish but I saw a few fish in the stream. What to do get some Burger King or Bluff Oysters and enjoy it in the gardens.

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Thank Jean R
Cromwell, Otago, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2015

such a lovely relaxing place to go. It is very peaceful and on a nice day would be lovely to have a picnic there

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Thank Marianne W
Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015

Well maintained gardens just off the main city streets. Nice place to have a walk to get away from it all.

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NEW ZEALAND
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2014

A good spot for travelers to sit and have lunch.Quiet with a few seats dotted around.Another option is Queens park where you have toilets and a Caf'e..

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