Port Chalmers, Dunedin, New Zealand

Port Chalmers is the main port for the City of Dunedin and you can see the big container cranes as you go down the main street. These are random photos that we took when we visited the township for a few hours recently.

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Small boat in the boat harbour. I thought it was super cute!

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Old “Tiger Tea” advertisement on shop building, main street.

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Tiger Tea advertisement detail.

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New Zealand cabbage tree (Cordyline australis) shadow on brick wall. Old advertisement faintly visible on the wall.

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Railway tracks fanning out from tunnel opening. Railway still in use.

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“The Tunnel Hotel” nearby.

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“The Tunnel Hotel” sign detail.

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Nearby plaque with history info.

 

Words by Exploring Colour & Photos by SO (2017).

 

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