A major landmark in Invercargill, the Water Tower was built in 1889. Combining utility with adornment, it was built to support the city’s first high- pressure water supply tank. It was designed by consulting engineer William Sharp, and built by Matthew and Hugh Mair.
McMillan Art bronze sculptor Roddy McMillan took around two years to sculpt this bronze masterpiece. The statue is 4.5m long, about 7 per cent larger than real life. It features Munro crouching down in his 1920 Indian motorcycle.
Regularly described as ‘stunning’ and ‘mind-blowing’ in scale, Classic Motorcycle Mecca is the Southern Hemisphere’s leading motorcycle museum. Offering New Zealand’s most diverse collection, guests will find displays of classic British, European and American bikes as well as Japanese, Motocross and Speedway.
This impressive memorial in Invercargill, designed by Newton Vane, was unveiled in 1908. Southlanders had expressed little enthusiasm for the national veterans' home memorial in Auckland and were determined to express a sense of pride in their province's contribution to the war.
E Hayes and Sons is a hardware, homeware, giftware and engineering supply store like no other. We’ve built a reputation for PUTTING PEOPLE FIRST serving the Invercargill and Southland region with an unmatched selection of quality goods, services and advice since 1932.
For a memorable experience, Dig This Invercargill is not to be missed. Learn to operate diggers, bulldozers and skid steers at New Zealand’s only heavy equipment playground. Fully instructed with a range of experiences to choose from, our friendly and approachable Dig This team is on hand to help navigate your way through a series of challenges like tyre stacking, earth moving and digger basketball.
the Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet offers a range of wilderness experiences on Lake Hauroko and the Wairaurahiri River. Our trips include a jet boat ride across Lake Hauroko and down the Wairaurahiri River, New Zealand's most exciting boatable river!
We maintain scheduled flights linking Stewart Island and Invercargill year round. Charter Flights to Mason Bay and Doughboy Bay.