Dudley's Cottage (c.1880) is situated next to the Chinese Village and Butlers Green in Arrowtown and offers a one of a kind insight into times gone by. Open 9am to 5pm daily during the summer months. Try your hand at gold panning with our expert tutors and walk away with gold every time in a souvenir vial, guaranteed! The cafe on site serves Cafe L'Affare coffee and a range of food and snacks, specialising in true blue kiwi food - including our famous Chinese dumplings, whitebait fritters and freshly baked scones. Our gift shop & design store stocks quality NZ made designer products, with suppliers including Jo Luping, Tofutree, Limited Vintage, Moa Revival, Cloud Nine Creative, Lester Hall Art, Lamington Socks, NZ Honey Co, Lord of the Rings Weta Workshop Authentic souvenirs and many more.
Gold panning equipment is also available for hire or purchase if you catch 'gold fever'! We look forward to welcoming you at 'Dudleys'.