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Tales of Murder and Woe

Tales of True Crime in Victorian Dunedin
Van Tour

Distillery Tour and Tasting

Take a tour through the most beautiful parts of Dunedin while your historian guide shares his years of research. Taste and discover the processes two very special distilleries use to make world class spirits. End the tour with a special viewing through Olveston Heritage House.

Day Long Van Tour incl Larnach Castle

See Larnach Castle and the best of Dunedin while someone else takes care of the what and how. Five to six hours of exciting stories to move you and a brand new Toyota minibus to also move you. Pick up from hotel and cruise ship.

Historical City Tours

Dunedin's architecture is world renowned and everything has a story whether discovered or not. This tour is recommended for those who want to explore Dunedin and do it near a café or bar

Port Chalmers Cemetery

Here is a cemetery situated a short walk from your cruise ship. It holds stories of old Dunedin that will make you feel like you've lived here your whole life in ninety minutes.

Anderson's Bay Cemetery

With an incredible sea view, this cemetery is perfect for people interested in stories of war and soldiers

The Northern Cemetery

Stories of decadence and betrayal lie here but also of humility and kindness. The perfect tour for those interested in Dunedin and New Zealand history

The Southern Cemetery

Being the oldest cemetery toured, this one contains stories of the Scots who immigrated in 1848. An excellent tour for those who want stories you wouldn't even find in fiction

Tales From Darkest Dunedin

Have you ever passed through a cemetery and wanted to glimpse into the stories behind the headstones?

Local historian and experienced tour guide, Gregor Campbell has done just that and now his impressive catalogue of tales are available through guided tours of some of the oldest cemeteries in New Zealand. With tales of murder, suicide, shipwrecks, the national anthem, tinned pineapple, and many others, Gregor can keep an audience spellbound and coming back for more.   

Tales from Darkest Dunedin is an interactive and interesting way to learn Dunedin's colonial history and about the everyday people who sought to make a life here, for better or for worse. 

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