Duntroon Attractions & Activities

Duntroon Hotel

The Duntroon Hotel is an historic village pub built in 1881, that welcomes locals and visitors alike. The accommodation section is being remodeled and should be open in 2020.

The Cafe and Bar has limited opening hours during Winter. You should check out their website for up-to-date information.

Nicol's Blacksmith Shop

This historic Blacksmith Shop has a Heritage New Zealand Category One classification, and has been faithfully restored. Many of the tools and artifacts were left in the building by the last blacksmith, Nicol Muirden.

The building is usually open daily for inspection. This is carried out by a local volunteer. From late October to early June you will find volunteer blacksmiths at work on the weekends from 10am to 3pm.

Check out other activities and courses by visiting their website.


For more things to do in Duntroon, visit the official Waitaki’s website.

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