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Discover the best things to do in Lawrence. Bike the stunning Clutha Gold Trail, soak up the town's history and architecture, explore local walking tracks, a spot of fishing or a round of golf - you'll never be bored.

Simpson Park Function and Sporting Complex

Local function and sporting complex

Lawrence Bike Transfers

Contact Mark or Jude for your bike transfer from various collection points

Tuapeka Goldfields Museum & Visitor Centre

Uncover our rich history - from gold mining and agriculture to art

Tuapeka Community Health

Lawrence's health centre

Guided Historic Walking Tours

Take a historic guided walk back through time with Barbara and Stephen

Self-guided Heritage Walks

Learn history of the town with a self-guided walk.  Further information available from the Visitor Centre.

Bellview Wetlands Reserve

Spectacular native bush and bird reserve developed by Stevie Robertson.

Mount Stuart Reserve

Pack a picnic and enjoy this historic reserve.


Join the worlds largest treasure hunt.

Clutha Gold Cycle Trail

The Clutha Gold Trail takes you on a journey of discovery within a landscape of outstanding natural beauty.


The district has some spectacular fishing spots through its lakes, rivers and dams.

Mount Stuart Tunnel Track

Travel over, under, and through on the old Milton-to-Roxburgh rail line!

Tuapeka Vintage Club

The Tuapeka Vintage Club has a comprehensive and well-displayed collection of tractors, machines, small combustion engines, antique vehicles, radios and other interesting items.

Clutha District Council Service Centre and Public Library

Visit our friendly staff - free internet and Wifi.

Lawrence Athenaeum

Lawrence Athenaeum & Mining Institute Reference Library

Tuapeka Mouth Ferry

Take a trip on the unique Tuapeka Mouth ferry!

Weatherstons Brewery and Daffodils Trust

Old Weatherstons brewery ruins, acres of heritage daffodils, vintage rhododendron forest and other rare plant species. Open late September/early October.

Lawrence Domain Walking Tracks

Beautiful woodland walks behind Ross Place.

Lawrence Skate Park

Whether you skateboard, scooter, or bike you can enjoy this all-ages park.

Otago Dam Track

Looking for a challenge?

Lawrence Cemetery

Fascinating cemetery dating back to 1860s, includes Chinese graves.

Beaumont Millennium Track

Visit the ghosts of the past on this 24km walk through the former town of Horseshoe Bend.

Gabriel's Gully Historic Reserve

Enjoy the native birds, bush and plant life at this fascinating heritage site where Gabriel Read discovered gold in 1861.

Munro's Gully Track

Helen Munro made history in 1861 when she became the first and only woman to discover a major goldfield in Aotearoa New Zealand.

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