Beaches, lakes & coastline
Golden Sands Horse and Wagon Tours
Golden Sands Horse & Wagon Tours in Barrytown offer a guided tour by horse and wagon in the footsteps of the early pioneers.
Most days, year round.
Learn about the Great Coast Road's gold mining and pioneer heritage at a relaxed pace with time to explore.
A 2.5 hour experience on a child friendly beach that is alright for limited mobility.
- Gem stone collecting (Barrytown beach is the best jade hunting beach in NZ).
- Making damper bread.
- Boiling the billy over an open fire.
- Wildlife spotting and photography.
- Grooming and petting Duke the Clydesdale.