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Best things to do in Invercargill

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Museum
“Extensive Privately owned Motor Collections Adjoining wonderful RetaurantAn absolute Must Visit in Invercargill”
11 locals recommend
Sublocality
“beautiful gardens that include an avery , mini animal park , glass house and caffe a must do on a beautiful day”
11 locals recommend
Establishment
“The Southland Museum and Art Gallery is located in Gala Street, Invercargill, New Zealand. It is Southland's largest cultural and heritage institution, and contains a wide variety of the region's art, history and natural history collections. ”
5 locals recommend
Cafe
“The best most consistent coffee in town with great food, and excellent service. Comfortable relaxing environment and a great ambience. RIght in the middle of town.”
6 locals recommend
Museum
“Enjoy the interactivity of a tour around Motorcycle Mecca, another iconic destination in Invercargill right in the middle of town. ”
5 locals recommend
Bar
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“The food is amazing, the staff friendly and they make great cocktails. Their tapas offering is world class. ”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“ Buster Crabb has impressive menus to choose from – lunch and dinner offering specialised dining including breakfasts by arrangement and a wonderful array of bar food. Portion servings are in line with hearty Southern appetites. Fantastic food is augmented by a wine list, second to none, to compliment the array of culinary options. Some customers know exactly what they want – and who are they to argue? Simply chose your steak, its accompaniments and how it’s cooked and leave our skilled chefs to grant your gastronomic wishes. For those who prefer grain to grapes, they offer an extensive range of beers, including award winning craft beers from Invercargill Brewery, Stanley Green and Pit”
5 locals recommend
Establishment
“An incredible store with so many vintage motorbikes, including Burt Monroe's 'Fastest Indian' and many cars. ”
7 locals recommend
Bar
1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
1 local recommends
Cafe
“Outdoor Seating on a warm night or intimate and cosy indoors during cooler months”
1 local recommends
Stadium
“ILT Stadium Southland in Invercargill, New Zealand is a multi-purpose venue, capable of conducting a wide range of events from large scale concerts to sporting events and exhibitions. Incorporating the SIT Zero Fees Velodrome, the stadium complex has hosted a range of national and international events – sporting, recreational, cultural, arts, corporate and even equestrian.”
3 locals recommend
Cafe
“Funky Atmosphere with friendly and informative staff, great menu and brilliant tequila selection!”
3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Drive up, jump out, dive in! The Southland Aquatic Centre – Splash Palace – is one of the top public pool facilities in New Zealand. The indoor aquatic centre is within walking distance of the central business district and close to a large selection of motels and parks. The facility includes a 50m x 8 lane sports pool with a bulkhead, a leisure pool with waves and sprays, a tots’ pool and a learners’ pool. There is also a water slide, spa pool, sauna and Waves Cafe – all indoors and with free off-street car parking”
2 locals recommend
Department Store
“Nice department store with good gifts, cosmetics, clothes, shoes, furniture, homeware departments.”
2 locals recommend