Keywords:Nugget Point, otago, new zealand, landscape, nuggets, catlins, coast, lighthouse, ocean, headland, the nuggets
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Date modified7-Nov-11 10:07
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Nugget Point sunrise
Nugget Point is one of the most iconic landforms on the Otago coast being located at the northern end of the Catlins coast near Kaka Point.
This steep headland has a lighthouse at its tip and is surrounded by rocky islets collectively known as 'The Nuggets'. Nugget Point is home to a large colony of fur seals and also many seabirds, including penguins, gannets and spoonbills.