The Taieri Gorge Railway is a scenic train journey that runs through the stunning Taieri Gorge in Otago, New Zealand. The railway starts in Dunedin and ends in Middlemarch. This journey takes you through some of the most breathtaking landscapes in New Zealand, including deep gorges, towering viaducts, and beautiful river valleys. Tourists should visit this spot to experience the natural beauty of New Zealand’s South Island and learn about the history of the area. Depart from Dunedin’s stunning Railway Station and meander through the outskirts of the city and through the natural wonders of the Taieri Gorge to Middlemarch on a unique tourist train. Photographic stops and commentary provided.

Middlemarch is a small town located in the Otago region of New Zealand. It is known for its scenic beauty and historical significance. The town is located on the Taieri River and is surrounded by rolling hills and farmland. 

Middlemarch offers several other tourist attractions, including hiking trails, fishing spots, and cycling routes. 

Dunedin Railways 

Browse the range of train journeys on offer from Dunedin’s iconic Railway station located in the heart of the city. 


Experience the wide-open skies and stunning mountain backdrops of the Dunedin hinterlands as they merge into Central Otago.


Taieri Gorge and Middlemarch

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