Rolleston lies in the centre of a rich, resourceful and beautiful valley. The sandstone cliffs that follow the Carnarvon, Expedition and Shotover Ranges mark the boundaries of this fertile agricultural district.
Things to Experience
Beazley Park Located in the heart of Rolleston, Beazley Park features Purbrook Hut, an art gallery, coffee cart, outdoor cinema, playground and picnic facilities.
Purbrook Hut is made from pieces of a grand homestead built in the 1860s. Local historical information is displayed on the walls.
Art Gallery The historic post office building is now used as an art gallery featuring local exhibitions.
Heritage Walk Discover the history behind some of Rolleston’s buildings on the Heritage Walk. Guides are available from the Rolleston Library.
Fishing Anglers can try their luck at the local fishing hole along the Comet River.
Point of Interest The Rolleston Coffee Cart is open from April to September and serves travellers home-baked goods and fresh coffee.