Dunedin is New Zealand’s oldest city and is located on the east coast of the South Island. With a population of 120,000, it is well known as a student city where education is the main focus. A large percentage of the population are students and, as a result, they provide Dunedin with a dynamic and lively atmosphere.
Otago Boys’ is located close to the Central Business District (CBD) with Otago University, Otago Polytechnic, libraries, restaurants, cafes and shops all in close proximity.
Within quite short driving distances, popular tourist sites can be found. One such area, Otago Peninsula, where the wildlife and bird life are world famous, is just on the city’s doorstep. The Otago Harbour and the Pacific Ocean are all part of the city and these are places where water sports are available in abundance: diving, kayaking, rowing, wind surfing, sailing, surfing and surf life –saving.
Ski fields in Queenstown and Wanaka are approximately a 3 hour drive away through beautiful, ever-changing scenery. However, mountain biking and hiking trails are both right here and open year round.
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