Sat, 20 Nov | Quarantine Island

The History and Future of Quarantine Island's Married Quarters

The Married Quarters building is the last remaining building from the quarantine station that served the Otago community, 1860-1920.
Book transport with Port to Port Cruises
The History and Future of Quarantine Island's Married Quarters

Time & Location

20 Nov, 10:45 am – 12:00 pm
Quarantine Island, Quarantine Island / Kamau Taurua, Otago, New Zealand

About the Event

The Married Quarters building is the last remaining building from the quarantine station that served the Otago community, 1860-1920. Left to fall into disrepair, the building was saved and restored by the Quarantine Island/Kamau Taurua community. Hear about the dedication, resilience and vision of the building's restoration, and how it serves the community today.

The event is FREE, but you will have to book (and pay for) your transport to the island with Port to Port Cruises.

Please call them on 020 416 24250 to book and arrange transfers to the island from Portobello or Back Beach, Port Chalmers. The transfers are $24 per adult and $12 per child.

More information at quarantineisland.org.nz