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ITINERARY

QUEENSTOWN - DUNEDIN
VIA ALEXANDRA & LAWRENCE

283KM - 4 HRS

 

DEPART QUEENSTOWN FOR DUNEDIN

This is your longest day of travel,  take your time and stop off at some of the small townships along the way for a break and get a glimpse of NZ as it was 60 years ago, and still is in many cases.

Top up DC fast charging will be required as you make your way to Dunedin and we're in luck as there are a lot of charging options on route depending on how much you tiki tour* on the way .

*(New Zealand slang) 1. a sight-seeing journey with no particular destination in mind. 2. taking the scenic route to a destination. 3. to wander aimlessly.

  • Explore the many Central Otago wineries on the way out of Queenstown, through Gibbstone Valley

  • Cromwell’s major industry is fruit growing – if you’re here over summer, roadside fruit stalls are a delicious temptation.

  • Drop down into historic Clyde, its become quite the little gem with some great eateries and beautiful shops on Holloway Street in the historic Clyde Precinct. Folklore and the adjoining Sisson Gallery is a worthwhile stop where the owners Sarah and Todd are the photographers whose work is stunning.

If you're getting hungry along the way:

  • Olivers at the Victoria Store, Clyde

  • Pop into famous Jimmys Pies in Roxburgh who a taste of the iconic kiwi staple meal

DUNEDIN
A city bursting with student life as well as top class fashion, art and eateries, its well worth the trip to the deep south. Edinburgh inspired architecture and an unmissable student population make Dunedin a beautiful juxtaposition of history and revelry. From the growing street art to the weekend market rumoured to be the best in the island, Dunedin charms visitors with its easy knack of simply being itself.

 



DAY CHARGING

ALEXANDRA: Fast charge en route to Dunedin. 
Recommended Charge: Charge to 80%.
9 Thompson St, Bridge Hill

LAWRENCE: Fast charge en route to Dunedin.
Recommended Charge: Charge to 80%.
19 Ross Pl, Lawrence


OVERNIGHT CHARGING

HOLIDAY PARK: Medium charge at site overnight & between day trips.
Recommended Charge: Charge to 100% overnight.


 
 

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

CROMWELL FRUIT   If you’re here over summer, roadside fruit stalls are a delicious temptation.

CROMWELL FRUIT

If you’re here over summer, roadside fruit stalls are a delicious temptation.

OLIVERS   34 Sunderland St, Clyde   A gastronomic delight in the heart of Clyde.

OLIVERS
34 Sunderland St, Clyde

A gastronomic delight in the heart of Clyde.

JIMMYS PIES   143 Scotland St, Roxburgh   Jimmys pies are the best in the south, no question.

JIMMYS PIES
143 Scotland St, Roxburgh

Jimmys pies are the best in the south, no question.

FOLKLORE   19 Holloway St, Clyde    Folklore  Store is home to an artfully curated range of fine goods, home and design wares – sourced locally, throughout New Zealand, and from artisans around the world.

FOLKLORE
19 Holloway St, Clyde

Folklore Store is home to an artfully curated range of fine goods, home and design wares – sourced locally, throughout New Zealand, and from artisans around the world.

 
 
 
MORNING MAGPIE   46 Stuart St, Dunedin   A small local coffee shop, concentrating on quality and beauty.

MORNING MAGPIE
46 Stuart St, Dunedin

A small local coffee shop, concentrating on quality and beauty.

ALLPRESS EXPRESSO ROASTERY CAFE   12 Emily Siedeberg Pl, North Dunedin, Dunedin   Great coffee!

ALLPRESS EXPRESSO ROASTERY CAFE
12 Emily Siedeberg Pl, North Dunedin, Dunedin

Great coffee!

ROYAL ALBATROSS CENTRE   260 Harington Point Rd, Harington Point   Your only chance to see the world's only mainland Royal Albatross breeding colony.

ROYAL ALBATROSS CENTRE
260 Harington Point Rd, Harington Point

Your only chance to see the world's only mainland Royal Albatross breeding colony.

 
 
 
DOG WITH TWO TAILS   25 Moray Pl, Dunedin   Creative, healthy & free range Food, Speciality Coffee, New Zealand Craft Beer & Single Malt Whisky. They've got you covered.

DOG WITH TWO TAILS
25 Moray Pl, Dunedin

Creative, healthy & free range Food, Speciality Coffee, New Zealand Craft Beer & Single Malt Whisky. They've got you covered.

DUNEDIN PUBLIC ART GALLERY   30 The Octagon, Dunedin   Holding the main public art collection of the city right in the heart of the city.

DUNEDIN PUBLIC ART GALLERY
30 The Octagon, Dunedin

Holding the main public art collection of the city right in the heart of the city.

THE PORTSIDER   31 George St, Port Chalmers   Your good old fashion pub with craft beers, great food & a cosy fireplace.

THE PORTSIDER
31 George St, Port Chalmers

Your good old fashion pub with craft beers, great food & a cosy fireplace.

SUPPORT WITH THE SCARFIES   Forsyth Barr Stadium   Try to catch a game of Rugby at the covered Forsyth Barr Stadium and support Otago along with the Scarfies (The enthusiastic student population.)

SUPPORT WITH THE SCARFIES
Forsyth Barr Stadium

Try to catch a game of Rugby at the covered Forsyth Barr Stadium and support Otago along with the Scarfies (The enthusiastic student population.)

 
 
 

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