Shag Point Nature Reserve, Palmerston

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#33 of 46 in Wildlife in Otago Region
Shag Point Nature Reserve is located in Palmerston. Put Shag Point Nature Reserve and other Palmerston attractions into our Palmerston trip builder, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • June 22, 2017
    My family stopped here on the way to Dunedin. It was windy and winter so it was cold. We managed to see a couple of seals laying out on rocks from the picnic spot. The views were pretty good for photo...  more »
  • May 5, 2017
    A short drive off the highway is the Shag Point Nature Reserve. There are a couple of parking areas leading to walks to the headlands. On the day we visited there was a bitterly cold wind blowing (the...  more »
  • March 31, 2017
    Thanks to trip advisor we made a trip to Shag Point. Having failed to see seals anywhere else we were keen to get a good view of some. We were not disappointed. A very short walk from car park we foun...  more »

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