Winton is a small town in Southland, New Zealand; it is located 30 kilometres north of Invercargill and 50 kilometres south of Lumsden.
Visitors will find Winton a handy refreshment stop on the way north or south, there are character cafes and friendly pubs that will keep you entertained after a long trip. If you're looking for a holiday that's big on tranquillity, the local rivers are well stocked with brown trout.
Winton also has a collection of hotel and motel accommodation. For an authentic Southland experience, check out the farmstays and country home stays in the area.
Winton is situated on the Invercargill-Queenstown highway. The town is named after Thomas Winton, a well-known stockman of the 1850s who regularly camped in the area.
Main Towns in the Southland Region
Other Towns in the Southland Region