Fruitlands, New Zealand

Fruitlands is a settlement in Central Otago in the Otago region of New Zealand.

Fruitlands
Settlement
Fruitlands
Fruitlands, New Zealand
Coordinates: 45.313°S 169.301°E / -45.313; 169.301
CountryNew Zealand
RegionOtago
Territorial authorityCentral Otago District
Time zoneUTC+12 (NZST)
  Summer (DST)UTC+13 (NZDT)
Local iwiNgāi Tahu

It is situated on State Highway 8, 14 km southwest of Alexandra, and 27 km northeast of Roxburgh. Fruitlands was initially settled a gold mining town following a gold rush in the early 1860s.