Step back in time and immerse yourself in the captivating history of New Zealand's first major gold rush. Located within a historic reserve, Gabriel’s Gully is just three kilometres from the charming town of Lawrence and one of the area's Top 10 things to do. Embark on a fascinating 60-minute walk leading you through the exact area where gold was first discovered in 1861. Or try your luck searching for gold at designated spots within the reserve. Enjoy the stunning scenery, discover all the gold-rush remnants, and take a break at the picturesque picnic spot at Greys Dam. Add this to your Clutha must-do list and click here to discover more about the local area.

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