Welcome to Lawrence

Mountain biking near Lawrence

Gabriels Gully near Marama Lodge accommodation

Local Attractions

The Clutha Gold Cycle Cycle Track
The Clutha Gold Trail is a 72 km Cycling and Walking Trail between Lake Roxburgh Village and Lawrence. 

Information Centre
Open daily. Enquire about what you can do, where you can go when you visit Lawrence. Genealogy assistance. Miners licence names and general information.

Goldfields Museum
Take time to visit the Museum via the Information Centre. Enjoy the displays depicting the life of the early settlers.

Tuapeka Aquatic Centre
A new covered swimming pool in Lawrence. (Facebook)

Anthem House, 17 Whitehaven Street
The house where JJ Wood who composed the New Zealand National Anthem, lived. 

Black Horse Brewery, Wetherstons
Visit the picturesque ruins of Otago's most successful provincial brewery. Springtime heralds flowering fields of golden daffodils and 100 year old rhododendrons. Private Property - access by arrangement only - Contact Kim Murtagh 03 485 9968

Dating from the early 1860's. Also includes a Chinese section. Records available at the Information Centre.

Chinese Camp
Situated on SH8, 2km from the township. A protected archaeological site with plans for extensive development.

The Cairn was erected to commemorate the discovery of gold in Gabriel's Gully in 1862 by Gabriel Read.

Tuapeka Vintage Club
Display in building just over the bridge going into Gabriel's Gully. If locked please contact Marama Lodge 03 485 9638.

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