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Slope Point

Slope Point Car Park, Southland 9884 New Zealand

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  • Independent
  • Not Wheelchair
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  • This location is on private property and is presented for information purposes only.
  • Due to the spread of COVID-19, some points of interest may be closed or have restrictions. Please stay safe and call ahead to get the latest information.
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“Reach the bottom of the world at Slope Point!”

Slope Point is the southern-most point of New Zealand’s South Island. Located just south of Waikawa, Slope Point itself is not accessible by road but is a 20 minute walk along a track through private property.

The AA signpost at Slope Point shows the distance to the Equator and the South Pole. The surrounding area is predominantly sheep farming country with spectacularly steep drops down to the sea below. The views are truly amazing over the rocky coastline and surrounding cliffs.

Please note that the track is closed between the months of September and November for lambing season.

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Slope Point

Slope Point Car Park
Southland
9884 New Zealand

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  • Pets Allowed
  • Restrooms
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Credit Cards Accepted
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