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Dig This Invercargill

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Excellent time!

Had a great time with Colin as our instructor. This is a really fun event and great for all kinds... read more

Reviewed today
Davinia T
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Dunedin, New Zealand
great fun

Using a digger has been on my bucket list for a long time, but I didn't imagine I would do it. A... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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“skid steer”(7 reviews)
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Dig This Invercargill is one of New Zealand's most exciting new tourism attractions. Absolutely groundbreaking in Invercargill, Dig This is an experience quite unlike any other. All guests to Dig This Invercargill have the opportunity to operate...more
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84 Otepuni Avenue, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
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Reviewed today

Had a great time with Colin as our instructor. This is a really fun event and great for all kinds of groups, I imagine (solo; friends; couples; groups). I loved being able to smash a lot of stuff and yet still finesse shifting a basketball...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

Using a digger has been on my bucket list for a long time, but I didn't imagine I would do it. A surprise present for my birthday delivered me into the extremely capable hands of Lex, as he ever so patiently and kindly guided me...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ServasShayne
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a great afternoon on the machinery. It was a challenge but the staff were brilliant and help you use the equipment throughout your session. It was fun and motivates you to come back and try more machines. Thanks to all the staff.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mockford
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was so much fun, I think the most fun I have had at any tourist attraction! The instructor was easy to understand, explained everything really well and we had loads of fun working our way through the list of ‘jobs’ I was to carry...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank andreabonnar
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

No other gift voucher as given me this much fun 😊. My instructor Lex did have his work cut out for him but I'm sure he would agree that I had hidden talents, a lot of laughs! Who would have thought I would be so...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MareeD80
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since visiting in August last year for birthday present digger ride for 11 yr old, the other child wanted to.....so come her birthday Aunty obliged! She loved it! Great to watch too!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Bronwyn G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner bought this for us for Christmas, and it was such good fun! We went for the big package (3hrs) Spent a lot of time laughing, and being a bit competitive with my partner. You perform simple (or no so!!) acts with digger and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank meltphotography
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an awesome afternoon out at Dig This for a work team building day. We all had so much fun and enjoyed the machines, the knowledge and patience of the staff at Dig this who were so friendly and helpful. Well worth it and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bish15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely morning at Dig this playground. We did the 1 hour "Loads of fun" and really enjoyed ourselves, with Collin as our instructor. He was really funny and I think this is a very special experience well worth doing. Would love to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank J L
TransportWorld, Manager at Dig This Invercargill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It's so great to read your feedback, thanks for visiting and for taking the time to review us, we do appreciate it. We are so pleased that you had loads of fun in our skid steer loaders, the fastest and nimblest of our fleet (but...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite my initial disappointment at not having a car available to crush (!) we had a really fun afternoon digging holes, stacking tyres, playing basketball and doing epic wheelies. Colin was a patient and hilarious instructor especially when our moves went a bit haywire. (Move...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Margie H
TransportWorld, Manager at Dig This Invercargill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for coming, and for your review, we do appreciate it. We are sorry you weren't able to have a smashing good time, but are so pleased that you totally dug it with our Big Dig experience! (having two left hands is perfectly OK!) Yes...More

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Response from TransportWorld | Property representative |
Absolutely! There is something for every age and every ability at Dig This! Even the little tots under 5 who aren't quite old enough for the real diggers can have a ball in our sandpit!
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