The Otago Peninsula in Dunedin is a wonderful place to see wildlife. We hiked down across the sand dunes at Sandfly Bay to see the Sea Lions playing on the beach.
Here’s the view from Sandymount:
Sandfly bay has a penguin hide for viewing the rare Yellow Eyed Penguins and is also a good spot for watching the Sea Lions playing on the beach. The Sea Lions are a lot less shy than the penguins so make sure you keep your distance!
Here’a a short video of a family of Sea Lions playing on the beach: